Monitoring Equipment Installation along Eglinton Avenue East at Avenue Road

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August 17, 2015

What: Monitoring equipment will continue to be installed at major intersections along Eglinton Avenue East. This equipment will measure important data related to the work of our tunnel boring machines underground. These measurements will allow construction crews to adjust tunnelling activities along Eglinton Avenue East if needed.  

Where: The equipment will continue to be installed within the roadway along Eglinton Avenue East at major intersections between Bathurst and Avenue Road. While this equipment is being installed, crews will be working within one lane of traffic with rolling lane closures to drill and install monitoring equipment. 

When: Specifically for the intersection of Eglinton Avenue East and Avenue Road of the monitoring equipment will be installed Monday August 17 2015 beginning at 7:00 am and to be complete August 19 2015 by 4:00 pm.  

Monitoring equipment Eglinton and Avenue Aug 2015

Traffic Details

  • Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction near the work zone, and temporary lane closures will be required to allow crews to perform work safely
  • Traffic will be diverted around the work zone, separated by traffic cones
  • A Paid Duty Officer will be on-site to coordinate traffic and direct motorist as needed in the intersection. 


Pedestrians will not be affected by this work. Access to all stores and businesses in the area will remain open during this installation. As always, please take care when travelling near construction areas.

Work Hours

This work will be carried out between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Efforts will be made to expedite the work as much as possible.

Please Contact Us

If you would like more detail about this work, or any aspect of the Eglinton Crosstown, please do not hesitate to contact us.  We thank you for your continued patience as we work to build this important project. | 416-782-8118

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