Platform Construction at the Rail Corridor - November 9, 2020

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November 6, 2020

 

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews at the Rail Corridor continue west Rail Corridor development, including utility installations. Beginning on Monday November 9 for approximately one week, crews will begin excavation activities for platform footings and foundation wall construction, south of Eglinton Ave W.

 

What to Expect

Increased truck traffic can be expected at the entrance to the Corridor via Barr Ave. The working hours remain from as early as 7:00am until as early as 5:00pm. Access to businesses and residences will be maintained.

 

HOURS OF WORK

  • Crews will be working from as early as 7:00am until as early as 5:00pm
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours but may do so at its discretion
  • This work may take longer or shorter than expected

 

TRAFFIC IMPACTS

  • All current traffic restrictions will remain in place
  • Access to Weston Rd and Eglinton Ave W, Barr Ave and Brownville Ave, will be maintained

 

PEDESTRIAN IMPACTS

  • All current pedestrian restrictions will remain in place
  • Access to businesses and properties will be maintained

 

OTHER IMPACTS

  • Noise from construction equipment caused by excavators, loaders, and construction vehicles can be expected
  • Increased truck traffic travelling through nearby streets. Please prepare extra time for your journey