OVERNIGHT INSTALLATION OF TEMPORARY POWER AT CHAPLIN STATION

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January 27, 2020

What work is taking place?

As early as Monday, January 27, crews at Chaplin station will be working in the station’s future Main Entrance to install temporary power lines. Work will be ongoing from 7:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m. Monday to Friday. Work involves the use of an excavator, concrete works, and the use of machinery for temporary power installation. Work does not involve heavy vibrations or noise. From 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m., crews will be using a hydrovac. Noise can be expected.

 

Hours of Work

  • Crews will be working 7:00 p.m. until 5:00 a.m., Monday January 27 until Friday January 31.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion.
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.
  • This work may be longer or shorter than expected.

 

What to Expect

  • Some noise can be expected while crews use a hydrovac.
  • Work after 11:00 p.m. does not involve heavy noise or vibrations.
  • Nearby residents and businesses can expect to see construction lighting and crews using an excavator within the station box.
  • In addition to construction activity, residents can expect to see equipment and material storage.
  • Property access will be maintained.
  • Expect delays while travelling near work zones.
  • Motorists can expect delays when travelling through the intersection.  

 

Work Area Map


Traffic Impacts

  • Eglinton Avenue West and Chaplin Crescent will remain open.
  • No impacts to TTC bus service.

 

Pedestrian Impacts

  • All pedestrian routes will remain open for the duration of extended hours work. 

 

Stay Informed

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Thank you for your patience as we work to build this important project.

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