Upcoming TTC Line 1 Closure for Berwick Portal Construction - Sunday March 29, 2020

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March 26, 2020


What Work is Taking Place?

Since 2019, a series of closures of TTC’s Line 1 subway have taken place to accommodate construction a facility service building for Line 1 at Berwick Avenue and Yonge Street.  On Sunday March 29, 2020, TTC’s Line 1 subway will be closed between St. Clair and Lawrence stations while crews perform hydro support beam installation and reinforcement at the track and platform level.  Berwick Avenue will remain open while this work takes place.


Hours of Work

Sunday March 29, 2020

Crews will work 24 hours during the subway closure

Please note that this work is subject to cancellation


TTC Details

TTC Line 1 subway will be closed on Sunday March 29, 2020 between St. Clair and Lawrence stations.  Please visit TTC’s website www.ttc.ca, under “Scheduled Subway Closures” for more information on subway closures and shuttle bus operation. 


What to Expect

Existing construction zones and laydown areas on Berwick Ave will remain in place

Noise from large construction equipment, heavy truck traffic entering and exiting the work zone, equipment and material storage within work zones, as well as lighting can also be expected.

All property access is expected to be maintained

Expect delays when travelling in the vicinity of Berwick Ave during each closure.


Traffic and Pedestrian Impacts

Berwick Ave will remain open

Existing traffic configuration will be maintained

All pedestrian routes will remain the same


Travelling Smart during Construction

Travel delays are expected with the Crosstown construction. Please allow extra time for your journey. Traffic will be extra heavy at peak periods during the Crosstown construction. When possible, please travel during the off-peak period between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.


Stay Informed

Sign up for e-mail updates at www.thecrosstown.ca/sign-up or download the Crosstown traffic app to get real-time traffic and transit information for the Eglinton corridor.


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