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November 032016

TTC Bus Route #33 Detour

TTC Bus Route #33 Detour

Route Changes

TTC bus route #33 is temporarily changing to accommodate upcoming construction of the future Forest Hill Station at Bathurst Street and Eglinton Avenue West.  In order to accommodate station construction, several turn restrictions will be in place at the intersection.  As a result, TTC bus route #33 must be re-routed. The bus will be diverted along Mayfair Avenue to Shallmar Boulevard beginning in early November.   Read more »

October 262016
October 252016

Demolition at the future Chaplin Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Beginning as early as mid-October 2016, crews will demolish the east portion of 641 Eglinton Avenue West, the former Toronto Fire Hall 135, to make way for the tertiary entrance of the future Chaplin Station.  The west portion of the building will be preserved for future development.  A cinderblock retaining wall will be constructed and installed to protect the west portion of the structure during demolition activity. Read more »

October 242016

Overhead Hydro Work Continues for Leaside Station

What Work is Happening?

Since September 2016, crews have been completing overhead hydro relocations around the Bayview Avenue and Eglinton Avenue intersection. As early as the week of October 24, crews will be replacing overhead wires and anchors on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East at Bessborough Drive.

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October 202016

Telecom Relocation for Leaside Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will relocate existing telecommunications utilities from overhead to underground around the Eglinton Avenue and Bayview Avenue intersection. For the safety of the public and workers, temporary pedestrian and traffic changes will be in effect to accommodate this work. Read more »

October 142016

Road Widening and Sidewalk Closure for future Science Centre Station

What Work is Taking Place?

To support construction of the future Science Centre Station, work will commence to widen sections of Eglinton Avenue East from west of Don Mills Road to the Don Valley Parkway.  Read more »

October 142016

Sidewalk Closure on Eglinton Avenue West

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews continue demolition of the former TTC Bus Bay site at 2190 Yonge Street. To ensure the safety of pedestrians and the general public, the sidewalk on the south side of Eglinton Avenue between Duplex Avenue and Yonge Street will close temporarily during this phase of work.

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October 112016

Geotechnical Instrumentation and Monitoring at Cedarvale Station

What Work is Taking Place?

  • Geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring is required for the protection of the existing buildings and underground utilities by monitoring movements of the ground, support of excavation, utilities, structures and groundwater regime, prior, during and following construction in order to assess the need for implementation of mitigation measures.
  • Crews will drill approximately 15+ boreholes in the Cedarvale Station area to install geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring equipment.