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January 192016

Eglinton Crosstown Year-In-Review

The Crosstown team appreciates the patience of our neighbours and local businesses while we work to build new rapid transit. In 2015, the project made significant progress and hit a number of key milestones. We would like to take this opportunity to reflect on the past year and provide a look ahead to how we expect the project to progress in 2016. Read more »

November 232015

Former Kodak Lands: An Update

Thank you to all those who joined us at the Former Kodak Lands Open House.

 

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November 122015

Eglinton Crosstown Update: Former Kodak Lands Current Plan

Join us at our upcoming open house to hear the latest news about Eglinton Crosstown plans in your area.

The Eglinton Crosstown Project is building the Eglinton Line, a 19-kilometre light rail transit (LRT) line that will run along Eglinton Avenue through the heart of Toronto, with a 10-kilometre underground tunnel in its central section. When complete, the line will connect Mount Dennis in the west to

Kennedy Road in the east, and will move passengers up to 60 per cent faster than bus service along Eglinton Avenue today. Read more »

June 262015

THE UPPER VILLAGE NEIGHBOURHOOD – Health & Wellness with a Side of Indulgence

The Upper Village BIA covers the area on Eglinton Avenue West between Allen Road and Bathurst Street, adjacent to one of the city’s most beautiful neighbourhoods – Forest Hill. 

Upper Village BIA map

Established in 1983, it is currently chaired by Dr. Alan Pintaric, a chiropractor who runs Health Solutions. Dr. Pintaric provides his patients with complete chiropractic care, including acupuncture and massage therapy.  Read more »

September 032014

Open houses in September

Metrolinx is hosting three open houses in September at various locations along the Eglinton corridor to provide an update on current Crosstown construction.

Join us at one of the following sessions to hear what is happening, why it needs to happen and how it may impact you:

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

7:00 - 9:00 pm Read more »

March 182014

Eglinton Crosstown Open House at Leaside

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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February 262014

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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February 242014

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:

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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 »

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February 132014

Open Letter to the Residents of Eglinton Avenue and Allen Road Area

Dear Neighbour:

Re: Traffic Congestion and Pedestrian Safety at Allen Road/Eglinton Avenue

The Eglinton Crosstown is a light rail transit (LRT) line that will run across Eglinton Avenue between Mount Dennis (Weston Road) and Kennedy Station. This 19-kilometre corridor will include a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Keele Street and Laird Drive.  It will provide a rapid and reliable service that will be up to 60% faster than bus service today, when it is completed in 2020. Read more »

December 112013

Kennedy Station Design Update Meeting

The online consultation for the preliminary station and stop designs for the Eglinton Crosstown project is now closed. Thank you to everyone who attended the open house or sent comments to us online. This consultation covered the station design concept for the Crosstown Kennedy Station, including the mobility hub study. As well, the surface stop design concepts and surface alignment from Bermondsey to Kennedy. 

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