Construction Updates

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August 292016

Hydro Utility Relocation for Laird Station

What work is Taking Place?

Crews will relocate and upgrade existing overhead hydro utilities near the Eglinton Avenue and Laird Drive intersection. Once relocated, outages will be required to switch services to the new infrastructure. Outage impacts will be communicated separately only to those directly impacted by the outages.

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August 262016

Demolition Work for Future Eglinton Station

 

What Work is Taking Place?

Two properties are to be demolished to make way for the construction of Eglinton Station:

o The abandoned TTC bus depot located at 2190 Yonge Street. 

o The Salvation Army Community Church located at 7 Eglinton Avenue East.

 

Timing

Demolition works will last for approximately four (4) months.  Read more »

August 252016

Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Investigation on Eglinton Avenue East for Future At-Grade Stops

What work is taking place? 

  • As preparatory works continue for future at-grade stops, crews will begin utility investigation work to determine the location and depth of existing utilities along Eglinton Avenue East between Victoria Park Avenue and Birchmount Road

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August 242016

Overnight Subsurface Utility Engineering Investigation at Kennedy Station

What Work is Taking Place?

Utility investigation work onsite within TTC land at Kennedy Station and Transway Crescent continues to determine the location and depth of existing utilities. 

Upcoming Utility Investigation

Crews will drill and hydro-vacuum overtop of existing utilities within the TTC boulevard and roadway, then a surveyor will examine the utilities to obtain coordinates for design purposes.  Read more »

August 242016

Demolition of 1 Hollis Street

 Information as of August 24, 2016

August 192016

Decommissioning of Launch Shaft Site at Allen Road

Beginning in the mid-August, crews will be removing concrete surface pads and site facilities as part of the decommissioning of the Launch Shaft site at the northeast corner of Eglinton Avenue and Allen Road. Read more »

August 172016

Watermain Relocation for Science Centre Station

What Work is Taking Place?

A section of the existing watermain will be replaced on Eglinton Avenue East just east of Don Mills Road.

Timing

Pending a City of Toronto permit, work is expected to begin as early as August 26, 2016, and will continue for approximately up to two weeks. Work could be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. Read more »