CANCELLED: Overnight Lane Reductions for Watermain Connections at Fairbank Station - July 6 to 10, 2020

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June 25, 2020

*This work has been CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE as of June 30, 2020*

What Work is Taking Place?

From Monday July 6 until as early as Friday July 10, crews at Fairbank Station will perform watermain connection works on Dufferin Street. To complete this work, the northbound lane on Dufferin Street, north of Eglinton Avenue West, will be closed overnight between 7:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. One lane on Dufferin Street will remain open, and two-way traffic will be controlled by traffic control personnel and Paid Duty Officers. During daytime hours, the lane will be reopened. 

Hours of Work

  • From Monday July 6 until as early as Friday July 10
  • The lanes will be reduced overnight from as early as 7:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather or unforeseen circumstances
  • This work may be longer or shorter than expected

Work Area Map

Overnight Lane Reductions for Watermain Connections at Fairbank Station - July 6 to 10, 2020

Utility Interruptions

  • There are no planned interruptions to water services

What to Expect

  • The northbound lane on Dufferin Street, north of Eglinton Avenue West will be closed overnight while crews will connect the watermain. Dufferin Street will re-open to two lanes as early as 5:00 a.m. 
  • There will be flagpersons and a paid duty officer directing traffic through the area for the duration of the work. 
  • Noise from construction equipment can be expected
  • Local and pedestrian access will be maintained
  • Property access will be maintained
  • Expect delays while travelling near work zones

Traffic & Pedestrian Details

  • The pedestrian routes at the intersection will remain the same
  • Access to properties along Vaughan Road, Eglinton Avenue West, and Dufferin Street will be maintained

Transit Information

  • No impacts to TTC bus service

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 a.m. and 3 p.m.

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