Tower Crane Installation at Oakwood Station - Late October 2020

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October 21, 2020

Tower Crane Installation at Oakwood Station - late October 2020

What Work is Taking Place?

Installation of the newly relocated tower crane is underway at the south-east corner of Oakwood Station's Main Entrance. In late October 2020, crews will begin using the tower crane to facilitate hoisting activities, including lifting equipment and materials in-and-out of the Main Entrance shaft. The tower crane will remain in use through late July 2021.

To ensure the safety of motorists and pedestrians, traffic control personnel will be present while the tower crane is lifting live loads. During these activities, motorists and pedestrians may experience intermittent traffic and sidewalk interruptions.

What to Expect

Use of the tower crane is required to lift materials and equipment into place. Short-term traffic interruptions can be expected, while the crane is lifting live loads. Expect delays while travelling through the intersection. Noise from construction activities, including crane movements and material loading, can be expected.

HOURS OF WORK

  • In Late-October 2020, crews at Oakwood Station will begin using the tower crane at the Main Entrance site
  • The tower crane will remain in use through late July 2021
  • Work may be delayed or rescheduled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances

TRAFFIC & PEDESTRIAN DETAILS

  • Motorists and pedestrians may experience short traffic and/or sidewalk interruptions, while the crane is lifting live loads
  • No changes to the current traffic configuration and pedestrians routes is expected as a result of this work

TRANSIT INFORMATION

  • Access to TTC will be maintained at all times
  • Please visit www.ttc.ca for more information

 

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