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February 162018

Mining at Oakwood Station


The Eglinton Crosstown includes a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Weston Road and Laird Drive, where 15 below-grade stations are under construction. Eleven will be built using a “cut-and cover” method and three, including Oakwood Station, are going to be “mined.” Read more »

February 132018

TRAFFIC CHANGES AT CHAPLIN STATION: Closure of Latimer Avenue at Eglinton & Western Eglinton-facing Shoppers Drug Mart Driveway


The north work zone at Chaplin Station is being extended further east, closing Latimer Avenue and the western, Eglinton-facing driveway of Shoppers Drug Mart. 

This traffic change is required to provide improved traffic safety conditions as we continue support of excavation (or shoring) and will also make way for the next steps of shallow excavation and roof slab construction.


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February 102018

Associated Works at Eglinton Station

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of the ongoing works at 90 Eglinton Avenue East, crews will be delivering concrete at the site beginning as early as Monday, February 12 to Sunday, April 15, 2018. To facilitate this delivery, concrete trucks will be arriving to site from the east along Eglinton Avenue East, turn down Dunfield Avenue and reverse into the construction site.   Read more »

February 092018

Early Morning Concrete Pours at Brentcliffe Portal 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will be pouring concrete on an ongoing basis throughout 2018 to continue building the foundation and roof slabs for the Brentcliffe Portal. Work will be conducted within the existing work zone located on Eglinton Avenue East between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street.

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February 092018

Material Deliveries for Leaside Station

What Work is Taking Place?

During the months of February to April 2018, periodic deliveries of materials will occur at the Bayview Avenue and Eglinton Avenue intersection. These deliveries will stage temporarily in the eastbound through lane, west of Bayview Avenue.

Deliveries will take place approximately once per week and occupy the lane for up to 30 minutes. During each delivery a Paid Duty Officer will be on site to support traffic. Read more »

February 092018

Telecommunication Relocations (Brentcliffe to Leslie)

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will relocate and upgrade existing overhead and underground telecommunication between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street along Eglinton Ave East in preparation for construction of the Brentcliffe Portal and Sunnybrook Park Stop.

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February 082018

GO Transit Improvements at Kennedy: Partial Closure of Southern Section of East Platform

Originally Published: February 8, 2018

Updated: February 12, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

Kennedy Station and its environs are changing every day.

As part of GO Transit Improvements at Kennedy, crews will close a southern portion of the existing east platform on the Stouffville Line as early as Monday, February 19, 2018 to facilitate the construction of a new pedestrian underpass (see picture below — highlighted in blue). Read more »

February 042018

Resumption of Telecommunication Utilities Relocation: Eglinton Square to Birchmount Road

What Work is Taking Place?

  • Crews will resume the relocation of existing telecommunication lines along Eglinton Avenue East, between Victoria Park Avenue and Birchmount Road.
  • Telecommunication lines within utility chambers as well within pre-existing duct banks will be relocated in preparation for surface stop construction.

Hours of Work

  • Work began late October 2017 and will begin again a