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February 242020

Closure on Rosemount Drive North of Eglinton Avenue East - Extended Until April 1, 2020

 

What Work is Taking Place

As part of the ongoing works to replace the existing culvert at Massey Creek, the current traffic configuration at Rosemount Drive and Eglinton Avenue East will be extended until April 1, 2020. Rosemount Drive will remain closed north of Eglinton Avenue East and north-south through traffic will be prohibited for the duration of the work.

Work continues at the east wing-wall of the creek and includes excavation, concrete works, removal of form work and backfilling.  Read more »

January 312020

Extended Construction Hours at Massey Creek Culvert - February 4, 2020

 

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE

As part of the ongoing construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews continue rehabilitation and reconstruction of the Massey Creek culvert at the Eglinton Avenue East and Rosemount Drive intersection. 

Starting February 4, 2020, for a maximum period of three (3) weeks, crews will work extended hours to accelerate construction. Construction activities will include excavation, welding, rebar, formwork and concrete works.  Read more »

January 292020

Pharmacy to Kennedy Construction Liaison Committee Meeting

The construction liaison committee meeting of Pharmacy to Kennedy was held on January 28, 2020. You can see the presentation here:

 

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January 062020

UPDATED: Mid-block Guideway and Stop Construction from Victoria Park Avenue to Ionview Road

Original Post: November 15, 2019

Updated: January 6, 2020

What Work is Taking Place

As part of construction of the future surface alignment for the Eglinton Crosstown LRT, crews will be conducting mid-block guideway and stop construction between Victoria Park Avenue and Ionview Road, for approximately eight (8) months through spring 2020.  Read more »

December 092019

New Traffic Configuration at Rosemount Drive and Eglinton Avenue East - January 2, 2020

What Work is Taking Place

As part of the ongoing works to replace the existing culvert at Massey Creek, a new traffic configuration will be implemented at Rosemount Drive and Eglinton Avenue East as early as Thursday January 2, 2020. Rosemount Drive will be closed north of Eglinton Avenue East and north-south through traffic will be prohibited for the duration of the work.

Work includes excavation, concrete works, shoring installation and backfilling.  Read more »

November 272019

Pharmacy to Kennedy Construction Liaison Committee Meeting - Nov 2019

The construction liaison committee meeting of Pharmacy to Kennedy was held on November 26, 2019. You can see the presentation here:


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November 202019

New Traffic Configuration at Rosemount Drive Road and Eglinton Avenue East

 

What Work is Taking Place

As early as Saturday November 30, 2019, a new traffic configuration will be implemented at Rosemount Drive and Eglinton Avenue East to facilitate construction of the future surface stops and guideway. Westbound traffic will be shifted north of the work zone. Left turns will remain prohibited at the Rosemount Drive Intersection. There will be no north-south through traffic on Rosemount Drive. 

The new traffic configuration will be implemented as early as November 30, 2019

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November 082019

Mid-Block Guideway Work at the East of Birchmount Road

 

What Work is Taking Place?

On Sunday November 3, 2019, Rosemount Drive will be closed north of Eglinton Avenue East for approximately six (6) weeks to facilitate guideway construction for the future Eglinton Crosstown LRT surface stops.  Guideway construction includes, cutting and removal of asphalt, excavation, installation of subgrade materials, duct banks installation and track drainage, track slab and stops. Read more »

November 072019

Permanent Removal of Left Turn Lanes on Eglinton Avenue East at Birchmount Road

 

What Work is Taking Place?

In order to accommodate the future Birchmount Stop construction,  the  left turn lanes on Eglinton Avenue East at Birchmount Road will be  removed.

The westbound left turn lane on Eglinton Avenue East at Birchmount Road will be removed as early as November 13, 2019. 

The eastbound left turn lane on Eglinton Avenue East at Birchmount Road will be removed as early as December 9, 2019. Read more »

October 252019

Eastern Works Open House

Thank you for attending the Easterm Works Open House on October 24, 2019. For those of you who missed it, the presentation is here: