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April 14 2014

Median Restorations on Eglinton Avenue at Keele Street

The Eglinton Crosstown is a transit project that will provide rapid and reliable service across Eglinton Avenue including an underground central section and will be up to 60% faster than bus service today.

What:  Crews will be reinstalling medians on Eglinton Avenue West at the intersection of Keele St and Trethewey Dr. Traffic signal poles and associated lights will also be reinstated. Once the medians are reinstated line painting will re-establish existing lanes. Read more »

March 25 2014

Laird Station East Headwall Construction & Water Main Relocation for Twin Tunnels Stage One (Spring – Summer 2014)

The Eglinton Crosstown is a transit project that will provide rapid and reliable service across Eglinton Avenue. It includes an underground central section from Keele Street to Laird Drive, and will bring transit service that will be up to 60% faster than bus service today.

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March 18 2014

Councillor John Parker's Eglinton Crosstown Open House

On Tuesday, March 18, Councillor John Parker hosted an Open House about the Eglinton Crosstown Project.

At Leaside Gardens, Councillor Parker was joined by staff from the Crosstown project and Toronto Transportation Services, to discuss Eglinton Crosstown construction work progressing into Leaside, with work on the east tunnel and Laird and Bayview stations set to begin.


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March 18 2014

Keelesdale Park Bridge Entrance

When:  Opened Fall 2013

The Eglinton Crosstown LRT

Rapid and reliable transit is coming to the centre of Toronto. The Crosstown will move Torontonians to work, school and play faster than ever before, reducing travel times and enhancing our economy and our environment. The Crosstown will run underground between Keele Street and Laird Drive, with trips up to 60% faster than today.

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March 14 2014

Steel Beam / Pile Removal on Eglinton West Near Glen Cedar Road (Stage 2) - Update

The Eglinton Crosstown is a transit project that will provide rapid and reliable service across Eglinton Avenue. It includes an underground central section from Keele Street to Laird Drive, and will bring transit service that will be up to 60% faster than bus service today.

What work is starting?

What: Crews will be removing steel beams or piles in conflict with The Crosstown tunnel route located on the south side of Eglinton Avenue West near Glen Cedar Road. Read more »

March 14 2014

Immediate Sewer Repair on Eglinton at Oakwood

The Eglinton Crosstown is a transit project that will provide rapid and reliable service across Eglinton Avenue including an underground central section and will be up to 60% faster than bus service today.

What: Crews will be repairing a small section of City of Toronto sewer adjacent to the sidewalk on Eglinton Ave, west of Oakwood Ave for several weeks.
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March 14 2014

Construction in the Vicinity of Chaplin Crescent

What is the Crosstown?

The Eglinton Crosstown is a 19 kilometre light rail transit (LRT) line that will run along Eglinton Avenue through the heart of Toronto, with an underground central section. The line will connect Mount Dennis in the west to Kennedy Road in the east, and the new service will be up to 60% faster than the bus service today.

What phase of work is starting in the vicinity of Chaplin Crescent? Read more »

March 12 2014

Chaplin Station Open Houses

If you were unable to attend the Open House on Feburary 24, you can learn all about the upcoming installation of a jet grout plant and headwall construction in the Chaplin and Eglinton area:

Slide presentation summary:

The first tunnel boring machine is well underway with tunnelling; it recently bored through the headwall at Keele St. The second TBM is following closely behind. Read more »

March 03 2014

Eglinton Closed at Dufferin Street for Weekend Construction

Eglinton Closed at Dufferin Street for Weekend Construction

March 7th - 10th and March 14th - 17th, 2014

The Eglinton Crosstown is a transit project that will provide rapid and reliable service across Eglinton Avenue including an underground central section and will be up to 60% faster than bus service today.

What:  Installation of piles for the building of the station headwalls in the centre of the Eglinton Avenue will require two full road closures of Eglinton Avenue West at Dufferin Street. Read more »

February 26 2014

Thank You Neighbour Upper Village Event

Frequenting local businesses – particularly during construction – is something the whole community should support! The Eglinton corridor offers a rich array of shops, restaurants and things to see and do.  Learn more about your Eglinton Business Improvement Areas, please click here. Read more »

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