UPDATED: Notice of Planned Water Shut-off and Overnight Watermain Connection Work at Mount Pleasant Station

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September 25, 2020

Original Post: September 22, 2020

Updated: September 23 & 25, 2020

 

 

What Work is Taking Place?

Starting Sunday September 27, 2020, crews will perform overnight watermain connection work within the sidewalk on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East, west of Mt. Pleasant Road.  To perform this work safely, crews will be required to temporarily close the north sidewalk between 244 - 254 Eglinton Avenue East. Work will take place from 10:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. for approximately one (1) week. Crews will reopen the sidewalk after each night of work. 

A water shut-off is required to facilitate this work.  The water shut-off will take place overnight on Thursday October 1, 2020.  Please carefully review the ‘Water Shut-off Details’ section to determine whether your property will be affected.

 

Water Shut-off Details

A water shut-off will take place on Thursday October 1, 2020 beginning at 10:00 p.m. for approximately nine (9) hours.  The following properties will be affected:

 

240 Eglinton Ave. E

244 Eglinton Ave. E

250 Eglinton Ave. E

252 Eglinton Ave. E

254 Eglinton Ave. E

Please note that the water shut-off may be longer or shorter than expected.  The shut-off may be rescheduled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances.

 

What to Expect

A water shut-off is required to facilitate this work. Overnight noise from construction equipment, including a hydro-vacuum truck and excavator, can be expected. Site lighting is required and will be positioned away from residential properties. Crews will endeavor to minimize disruption as much as possible, while this work takes place.

 

HOURS OF WORK

Overnight watermain connection work will begin as early as Sunday September 27, 2020 for approximately one (1) week.

Work is expected to take place from 10:00 p.m. – 7:00 a.m. 

This work may be rescheduled due to inclement weather or unforeseen circumstances. 

 

TRAFFIC DETAILS 

No changes to the current traffic routes are expected as a result of this work. 

 

PEDESTRIAN DETAILS

The sidewalk on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East will be temporarily closed between 244-254 Eglinton Avenue East, while this work takes place.

The sidewalk will reopen after each night of work.