Implementation of Eglinton Avenue Streetscape and Cycle Track Eglinton Avenue between Avenue Road and Oriole Parkway - As early as Wednesday, October 5, 2022

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October 3, 2022

What Work is Taking Place?

As early as Wednesday, October 5, 2022, crews will begin implementing the new Eglinton Connects streetscape and cycle track on the north side of Eglinton Avenue between Avenue Road and Oriole Parkway, and on the east side of Avenue Road north of Eglinton Avenue. To accommodate this work, traffic on Eglinton Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Avenue Road and 286 Eglinton Avenue West. Traffic on Avenue Road will be reduced to one northbound lane north and south of Eglinton Avenue. 

As part of this work, the existing roadway, sidewalk, and any street furniture and trees will be removed to make way for the new Streetscape Design. For more information on the City of Toronto’s Eglinton Connects Streetscape and Cycle Track Design, visit www.toronto.ca/eglinton. Eglinton Connects will be implemented continuously between Avenue Road and Holly Street. Crews will work Monday through Saturday from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. with overnight work as required.

Occasionally, use of a hydro-vacuum truck, jackhammer and/or compaction roller will be required.  Significant traffic and pedestrian changes will be in effect. Please review the complete notice or visit http://www.thecrosstown.ca/  for more information.

What to Expect

Utility work, road and sidewalk restoration, and landscaping will take place on the north side of Eglinton Avenue between Avenue Road and Oriole Parkway. Noise from construction activity, including trucks, breaking of concrete and asphalt, utility work, and use of heavy equipment can be expected. Construction vehicles and trucks will stage within work zones and traffic tapers. Traffic barrels, fencing, and signage will be in place to delineate work zones. Access to businesses, properties, and TTC will be maintained. Expect delays while travelling through the intersection. 

HOURS OF WORK

  • As early as Wednesday, October 5, 2022  
  • This configuration will remain in place for approximately two (2) months
  • Work will take place Monday through Saturday from 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
  • Overnight work may be required
  • Work may be rescheduled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances

TRAFFIC DETAILS

  • Traffic on Eglinton Avenue will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Avenue Road and 286 Eglinton Avenue West
  • Traffic on Avenue Road will be reduced to one northbound lane north and south of Eglinton Avenue
  • One lane of traffic in each direction will be maintained on Eglinton Avenue and Avenue Road
  • All turns are expected to remain open during this work

PEDESTRIAN DETAILS

  • All sidewalks and crosswalks are expected to remain open
  • The north sidewalk will be diverted around the work zone

TRANSIT INFORMATION

  • Access to TTC will be maintained at all times.
  • Please visit www.ttc.ca for more information

 

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