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April 092020

Extended Construction Hours for Excavation and Tunnel Demolition at Chaplin Station Spring 2020

 

 What Work is Taking Place?

Deep excavation has been underway at Chaplin Station since fall 2019.  Crews are currently, excavating the Main Entrance, located on the north side of Eglinton Avenue between Chaplin Crescent and Gilgorm Road, as well as the station box beneath Eglinton Avenue.  In April 2020, crews will begin to demolish the tunnels beneath Eglinton Avenue to make way for construction of the station underground. Read more »

April 092020

Late Hauling at Chaplin Station April 13, 2020

 

What Work is Taking Place?

On April 13, 2020, crews will be loading and hauling excavated spoils from the Chaplin Station Main Entrance site until 2:00 a.m. the next morning.  Using an excavator and crane, excavated spoils will be loaded into dump trucks at surface level and hauled to an off-site location.  This work will take place overnight from 7:00 p.m. on Monday April 13 to 2:00 a.m. on Tuesday April 14, 2020.  A ventilation fan will be running for the duration of the work. Read more »

April 092020

CONCRETE POUR AND TRAIL CLOSURE UNDER THE WEST DON RIVER BRIDGE

 

CONCRETE POUR AND TRAIL CLOSURE UNDER THE WEST DON RIVER BRIDGE Read more »

April 082020

Watermain Construction

 

Watermain Construction

Eglinton Avenue East, east of Bermondsey Road Read more »

April 082020

Traffic Configuration Change at Forest Hill Station - Monday April 13, 2020

What Work is Taking Place?

As early as Monday April 13, 2020, traffic will shift to the west side of Bathurst Street, in preparation for removal of the temporary traffic bridge and restoration of the northeast corner of the intersection. The new configuration is expected to be in place for approximately two months. Read more »

April 082020

Driveway Closures and Boulevard Restoration Works: Rosemount Drive to Kennedy Road - April 20, 2020

 

What Work is Taking Place

As part of the ongoing construction for the future surface alignment of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews will begin driveway tie-ins and boulevard restoration on Eglinton Avenue East, between Rosemount Drive and Kennedy Road. Partial or full driveway closures may be required at some properties along Eglinton Avenue East to ensure that driveways are aligned with the grading of the road.  Read more »

April 072020

Temporary Parking Removal and Lane Closure for Equipment Unloading at Chaplin Station Wednesday April 8, 2020

What Work is Taking Place?

On Wednesday, April 8, 2020, a mobile crane will be delivered to the Chaplin Station Main Entrance site.  The crane will travel north on Chaplin Crescent to Spadina Road, turn onto New Haven Drive and continue south on Gilgorm Road.  The crane will be used to unload equipment from Eglinton Avenue into the site.  Once the equipment has been unloaded, the crane will be removed from the site following the same route.  Read more »

April 072020

Update: Cross Passage 10 at Eglinton Avenue East and Lillian Street

 

What Work is Taking Place?

Excavation of the cross passage at Eglinton Avenue East and Lillian Street is complete. The north and south tunnels are now connected, allowing the next phase of construction to begin. 

Crews will start permanent works within the cross passage, forming the final structure of the corridor since mid-March. Permanent works, including rebar installation, waterproofing, and concrete pours, will take approximately four (4) months to complete. Work will take place on a 24-hour basis.  Read more »

April 032020

Update: Notice of Chipping at Chaplin Station Extended through April 8, 2020

What Work is Taking Place?

Chipping of a concrete pile wall between the Chaplin Station Tertiary Entrance site and the station box is currently underway.  This work is expected to be complete Wednesday April 8, 2020.  Chipping involves use of an excavator and jackhammer to remove concrete and hardened material. Chipping occurs periodically as deep excavation progresses.  Noise and vibration can be expected. Read more »