Construction Updates

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August 172016

Watermain Relocation for Science Centre Station

What Work is Taking Place?

A section of the existing watermain will be replaced on Eglinton Avenue East just east of Don Mills Road.

Timing

Pending a City of Toronto permit, work is expected to begin as early as August 26, 2016, and will continue for approximately up to two weeks. Work could be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. Read more »

August 152016

Update: Mount Pleasant Crosswalk Re-opened Demolition Work Continues

Update

As a response to community request, Metrolinx and its constructor, CTS, have redesigned the pedestrian crosswalk staging around the demolition site on the northwest corner of the Mount Pleasant Road and Eglinton Avenue East intersection. Pedestrians are now safe to use all crosswalks.

What work is Taking Place? Read more »

August 112016

Eglinton Closure and Detour for Road Deck Repair: Saturday, August 27 from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m.

What Work is Taking Place? 

As construction continues on the emergency exit building near Leaside High School, Eglinton Avenue East is required to be temporarily closed between Donlea Drive and Hanna Road, in order to remove and replace existing road decking.

Timing Read more »

August 112016

Update: Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigation continues at Kennedy Station

 

What Work is Taking Place?

In June 2016, crews began SUE investigation in the vicinity of Kennedy Station along Eglinton Avenue East between Kennedy Road and Midland Avenue, including North Service Road, to determine the location and depth of existing utilities. 

This work continues, and similar work will begin at Transway Crescent and South Service Road. 

 

Upcoming SUE Investigation Read more »

August 112016

UPDATED: TTC DETOUR NOTICE - Eglinton Closure and Detour for Road Deck Repair: NEW DATE: Saturday, August 27 from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Update

NEW DATE: Saturday, August 27 from 4:00 AM to 10:00 PM

ALTERNATIVE DATE: Saturday, September 10 from 4:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Transit Information

Relocation and re-routing of bus stops is done in consultation between TTC and Metrolinx to ensure construction can continue safely while minimizing the impact on the community and customers. Read more »

August 102016

Upcoming Works at Eglinton Station: Signal Reconfigurations

What Work is Taking Place?

Pending permits and approvals, work will commence to reconfigure the traffic lights at the Yonge-Eglinton intersection to prepare for upcoming utilities relocations. 

Timing Read more »

August 102016

One Week Overnight Single Lane Operation on Eglinton Avenue East at Holly Street

What Work is Taking Place?

A large crane is required to perform various construction related tasks in the extraction shaft site. The crane will be transported into the extraction shaft construction zone area, which is on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East, at Holly Street.

Timing Read more »

August 102016

Shoring and Excavation Work for Avenue Station (Summer 2016 - Spring 2017)

 

Update

Based on consultations with local residents and businesses as well as elected officials, the following amended staging plan has been prepared and will be implemented as soon as August 22, pending permit approval.

 

What Work is Taking Place? Read more »