Construction Updates

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September 062016

Pedestrian Safety near Construction Sites

Construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT line, including 15 underground stations, is underway. Since the end of school, many construction sites have been set up for station construction and the set-up of some major intersections along Eglinton Avenue has been changed.

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August 292016

Hydro Utility Relocation for Leaside Station

What work is taking place? 

Crews will relocate and upgrade existing overhead hydro utilities on side streets around the Eglinton Avenue and Bayview Avenue intersection. Once relocated, outages will be required to switch services to the new infrastructure. Outage impacts will be communicated separately only to those directly impacted by the outages.

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August 292016

Bell Utility Relocations at Leaside Station

What work is taking place? 

  • To prepare for future construction of Leaside Station, crews will complete substantial utility relocations around the intersection at Eglinton Avenue East and Bayview Avenue.
  • The first stage of utility relocations includes relocation of existing underground Bell utilities.

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August 292016

Hydro Utility Relocation for Laird Station

What work is Taking Place?

Crews will relocate and upgrade existing overhead hydro utilities near the Eglinton Avenue and Laird Drive intersection. Once relocated, outages will be required to switch services to the new infrastructure. Outage impacts will be communicated separately only to those directly impacted by the outages.

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August 262016

Demolition Work for Future Eglinton Station

 

What Work is Taking Place?

Two properties are to be demolished to make way for the construction of Eglinton Station:

o The abandoned TTC bus depot located at 2190 Yonge Street. 

o The Salvation Army Community Church located at 7 Eglinton Avenue East.

 

Timing

Demolition works will last for approximately four (4) months.  Read more »

August 252016

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigation on Eglinton Avenue East for Future At-Grade Stops

What work is taking place? 

  • As preparatory works continue for future at-grade stops, crews will begin utility investigation work to determine the location and depth of existing utilities along Eglinton Avenue East between Victoria Park Avenue and Birchmount Road

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August 242016

Overnight Subsurface Utility Engineering Investigation at Kennedy Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Utility investigation work onsite within TTC land at Kennedy Station and Transway Crescent continues to determine the location and depth of existing utilities. 

Upcoming Utility Investigation

Crews will drill and hydro-vacuum overtop of existing utilities within the TTC boulevard and roadway, then a surveyor will examine the utilities to obtain coordinates for design purposes.  Read more »