Tower Crane Removal at Science Centre Station

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September 25, 2019

Tower Crane Removal at Science Centre Station

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE?

As part of the construction of the future Science Centre Station, crews will be removing a tower crane within the construction zone on Eglinton Avenue East, east of Don Mills Road. There will be a temporary change to the traffic configuration beginning at 7:00 a.m. on September 29, 2019 (depicted below) to accommodate the removal.

TIMING

  • The work will begin as early as 7:00 a.m. on September 29, 2019 and continue to 12:00 a.m. on September 30, 2019.
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

TRAFFIC AND PEDESTRIAN IMPACTS 

  • Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction and shifted to the north side of Eglinton Avenue East.
  • Eastbound Eglinton left turns onto northbound Don Mills will not be permitted during this time.
  • All pedestrian crosswalks at the intersection will remain open.
  • The sidewalk will remain open on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East; the south side will be closed.
  • Paid duty officers will be on site.
  • Road users can expect delays when travelling through the work zone.