Elevator Construction at Eglinton Station

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June 11, 2020


What Work is Taking Place?

In June 2020, crews will begin construction of a new elevator inside of 2200 Yonge Street (former Smoke’s Poutinerie). The elevator will service the existing TTC Eglinton Station. Using a saw cutter, core drill and jack hammer, the existing concrete will be demolished. Demolition work will take approximately two weeks to complete. Once demolition work is complete, construction of the new elevator will begin.


Hours of Work

Starting June 2020 for approximately six (6) months

Demolition work will take approximately two (2) weeks to complete

Work will take place between 7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

This work may be rescheduled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances


Work Area Map



What to Expect

Noise from construction activity, including use of a drill, jack hammer and saw cutter


Traffic and Pedestrian Details

No change to the existing traffic and pedestrian configuration is required for this work


Travelling Smart during Construction

Travel delays are expected with the Crosstown construction. Please allow extra time for your journey. Traffic will be extra heavy at peak periods during the Crosstown construction. When possible, please travel during the off-peak period between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.


Stay Informed

Sign up for e-mail updates at www.thecrosstown.ca/sign-up or download the Crosstown traffic app to get real-time traffic and transit information for the Eglinton corridor.


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