Overnight Utility Work on Eglinton Avenue West at Cedarvale Station

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June 13, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

To accommodate upcoming shoring activities for the new Cedarvale LRT Station, crews will be relocating a water main across Eglinton Avenue West at Allen Road North. The work will involve trenching for and installing a new sewer main, and removing the existing one. In order to safely carry out the work, crews must occupy a lane on Eglinton Avenue West. In order to mitigate the impacts to traffic, this work will be completed overnight.

Timing

  • The work is expected to take place from June 17-21, 2018.
  • Work will occur during overnight hours (from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.).
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

What to Expect

  • Eglinton Avenue will be reduced to one lane while the work is taking place.
  • Access to Allen Road North will be maintained.
  • Nearby residents and businesses can expect noise in the area caused by an excavator, crane, loaders, trucks and other construction equipment, as well as dust from drilling activity and debris removal.
  • In addition to construction activity, residents can expect to see equipment and material storage within designated work zones.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion.
  • All access to businesses will be maintained throughout construction.
  • Paid Duty Officers will be on-site to direct traffic.

TimingTransit Access

Access to the TTC Eglinton West Subway Station will be maintained at all times.

TimingTravelling Smart During Construction

  • Travel delays are expected with construction. Please allow extra time for your journey.
  • Traffic will be extra heavy at peak periods during the Eglinton Crosstown LRT construction.
  • Download the free ‘aCrosstown’ traffic app to get real-time traffic and transit information for Eglinton Avenue.

Stay Informed

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