Laird Drive

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March 172017

Update: Shoring and Excavation Work Continues for Laird Station

Since June 2016, shoring and excavation work has been underway within the main and secondary entrance sites for the future Laird Station. In Spring 2017, the long-term sidewalk closure will begin on the west side of Laird Drive from Eglinton Avenue East to Parklea Drive along with the closure of the west/east crosswalk on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East. The long-term road occupancy and sidewalk closure on Eglinton Avenue East between Laird Drive and Don Avon Drive will begin in Summer 2017 and remain for the duration of the work into 2020. Read more »

March 032017

Completion of Hydro Utilities Work at Laird Station

Crews will work to finalize hydro utility works for the construction of the future Laird Station. Work will occur on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East from Laird Drive to Brentcliffe Road. Crews will be working on overhead lines. For the safety of the public and workers, temporary pedestrian and traffic changes may be in effect to accommodate this work. Work will occur in stages to minimize traffic disruptions.  Read more »

February 172017
December 202016

Telecommunication Utilities Relocations for Laird Station

What Work is Taking Place?

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

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December 122016

Overnight CCTV Investigations along Eglinton Avenue East

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will be conducting CCTV investigations of the storm and sanitary sewer lines along Eglinton Avenue East. Crews will access all manholes in the roadway along Eglinton Avenue East between Midland Avenue and Laird Drive, along Transway Crescent at Kennedy Station and from approximately 50-100 meters north at all intersections to determine the condition of existing storm and sanitary lines. 

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November 242016

Update: Shoring and Excavation Work Continues for Laird Station

Since June 2016, shoring and excavation work has been underway within the main and secondary entrance sites for the future Laird Station. In January 2017, the long-term road occupancy and sidewalk closure is expected to begin and will remain for the duration of the work – upwards of 40 months.  Read more »