CONCRETE POURS ON EGLINTON AVENUE EAST SWIFT DRIVE TO SLOANE AVENUE

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October 23, 2019

 

CONCRETE POURS ON EGLINTON AVENUE EAST

SWIFT DRIVE TO SLOANE AVENUE

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE?

Guideway construction is underway along Eglinton Avenue East between the Swift Drive and Sloane Avenue. To facilitate upcoming guideway duct bank pours, periodic single lane closures of one (1) westbound lane will be required on October 25 and 28, 2019 beginning as early at 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. respectively. Temporary lane closures are required for the staging of concrete trucks and pumps.

TIMING

  • October 25, 2019 7:00 a.m. – 7:00p.m. -- Concrete pour and temporary closure of the inner westbound lane on Eglinton Avenue East between Swift Drive and Sloane Avenue.
  • October 28, 2019 5:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m. -- Concrete pour and temporary closure of the inner westbound lane on Eglinton Avenue East between Swift Drive and Sloane Avenue.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion.
  •  Work may be rescheduled or extended due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Concrete barriers will be temporarily removed to access guideway work zone for concrete pour.
  • Periodic single lane closures of one (1) westbound lane to accommodate the staging of concrete trucks and pumps.
  • Guideway construction includes cutting and removal of asphalt, excavation, installation of subgrade materials, duct bank and track drainage installation, and track slab and stop construction.
  • Pedestrians and road users can expect delays when travelling through the work zone. As always, please take care when travelling near work sites.