Geotechnical Instrumentation Installations and Monitoring between West of Midland and Kennedy Road

avril 2, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?  

As part of the ongoing construction works for the future Kennedy Station, installation of above ground and in-ground monitoring points will take place in the vicinity of Eglinton Avenue and Kennedy Road. Monitoring evaluates the impact of construction works and monitoring points are located on Eglinton Avenue from Kennedy Rd to Eglinton Overpass just west of Midland Avenue.

Hours of Work

  • Work will start on Monday, April 2, 2018, for approximately one week until Friday, April 6th, 2018.
  • Work will be performed from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

What to Expect

  • Pedestrians and road users can expect delays when travelling through the work zone.
  • As always, please take care when travelling near work sites.

Traffic and Pedestrian Impacts

  • The westbound curb lane will be closed on Eglinton Avenue East between Midland and Kennedy Road on the overpass.
  • Short duration closures of a second lane will be required during non-peak traffic hours.
  • Short-term lane closures will allow the crews to perform their work safely. 
  • No sidewalks will be affected.
  • As always, please take care when travelling near work sites.

Transit Information

Relocation and re-routing of bus stops is done in consultation with TTC to ensure construction can continue safely while minimizing impact on the community and customers. Please watch for posted notices indicating new information. 

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 a.m and 3 p.m.

Stay Informed

Sign up for e-mail updates at or download the aCrosstown traffic app to get real-time traffic and transit information for the Eglinton corridor.


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

Thank you for your continued patience as we work to build this important project.

Please support your local businesses during construction.

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