UPDATE: Overnight Temporary Water Shutoff on Eglinton Ave E between Pharmacy and Warden - Aug 29 & Aug 30

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August 27, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of construction of the future surface alignment for the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews will continue upgrading and relocating wet utilities in the center of Eglinton Avenue East between Victoria Park Avenue and Birchmount Road; the work commenced August 20th and will last for approximately four (4) weeks. In order to complete this stage of work a water outage is required.

A temporary water shutoff is required at the addresses listed below. To minimize disruption to businesses, the water outage will be performed overnight and with an anticipated duration of approximately five (5) hours if no unforeseen circumstances are encountered during the work.


Shut-off Details

  • Date: Wednesday, August 29th 2018 (at midnight) AND  Thursday, August 30th, 2018  (at midnight)
  • Duration: 12:00 midnight for approximately five (5) hours  
  • Note: Unexpected circumstances (weather, equipment failure, etc.) may also change the above interruption plans or prolong the interruption. If this occurs, we will endeavour to provide reasonable notice.

What to Expect

Temporary water shutoff will affect the commercial buildings at the following addresses on Eglinton Avenue East:

  • 1900 Eglinton Avenue East
  • 1901 Eglinton Avenue East
  • 1910 Eglinton Avenue East
  • 1911 Eglinton Avenue East
  • 1920 Eglinton Avenue East
  • 1921 Eglinton Avenue East
  • 1940 Eglinton Avenue East

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Contact Us


For more information please contact Phil Rodriques at the East Community Office.