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November 032016

Overnight Rogers Utility Relocation Work at Fairbank Station

Overnight Rogers Utility Relocation Work at Fairbank Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Since September 2016, crews have been relocating existing telecommunications (Rogers) utilities in the vicinity of Eglinton Avenue West and Dufferin Street in preparation for station construction. 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.

Timing Read more »

October 112016

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigations at Cedarvale Station

What Work is Taking Place?

  • To prepare for future construction of Cedarvale Station, crews will be conducting Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) investigations along the shoulder of Allen Road North and South, north of Eglinton Avenue West.
  • Crews will drill bore holes and use a hydro-vacuum truck on the shoulder of the road to determine the location of the underground utilities and the ground conditions around the intersection for design purposes. 

Timing

  • Work is expected to begin the evening of October 12th and will take approximately two