Updated Traffic Configuration: Swift and Credit Union Drive at Eglinton Avenue East

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July 11, 2019

Updated Traffic Configuration:

Swift and Credit Union Drive at Eglinton Avenue East 

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE?

Road widening will be completed on the south and north sides of the Eglinton and Bermondsey intersection in mid-July. As early as July 18, 2019, works will transition to the centre of Eglinton Avenue. There will be a six (6) week restriction of northbound and southbound through-traffic from Sloane to Bermondsey and Bermonsey to Sloane for guideway construction.  At this time, the traffic configuration at the Credit Union and Swift Drive intersection will be updated to allow a northbound through lane and remove the southbound left turn lane (depicted below). This stage will be in place until August 30, 2019.  


TIMING

  • Beginning as early as July 19, 2019, the traffic configuration will be in place for approximately 6 weeks.
  • Work is expected to occur from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven (7) days per week, Monday through Sunday.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion. Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions of unforeseen circumstances.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS

  • A minimum of two through lanes of traffic in each direction will be maintained.
  • A northbound through lane will be implemented for this stage.
  • The southbound left turn lane will be removed for this stage.

PEDESTRIAN AND TTC IMPACTS

  • The south sidewalk west of Credit Union drive will remain closed.
  • Eastbound and westbound TTC bus stops will be maintained.