Eglinton West Station Bus Loop Re-opening - December 20, 2020

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December 18, 2020

Eglinton West Station Bus Loop Re-opening December 20, 2020

What Work is Taking Place?

On Sunday December 20, 2020, the Eglinton West Station bus loop will re-open. TTC bus service will resume inside the Eglinton West Station bus loop.

The two temporary covered bus platforms on the north and south sides of Eglinton Avenue West are expected to be removed in early 2021; however the platforms will no longer be in service as of Sunday, December 20, 2020. Please review the complete notice or visit www.ttc.ca for more information.

What to Expect

TTC bus service will resume inside Eglinton West Station. Overnight noise can be expected when the bus loop re-opens and traffic changes are being implemented. Extended construction hours for TTC underpinning works and pedestrian tunnel construction are currently underway and will continue. Expect delays when travelling through the intersection.

HOURS OF WORK

  • On Sunday December 20, 2020 the Eglinton West Station bus loop will re-open
  • Overnight work may be required when the bus loop re-opens and traffic changes are being implemented
  • Extended construction hours are currently underway for TTC underpinning works and pedestrian tunnel construction
  • Work may be delayed due to inclement weather and/or unforeseen circumstances

TRAFFIC DETAILS

  • Traffic on Eglinton Avenue West will remain one lane in each direction during off-peak hours between Atlas Avenue and Park Hill Road
  • Public vehicles are permitted to access both curb lanes during peak hours, providing two lanes of traffic in each direction
  • Once the temporary bus platforms are removed, traffic on Eglinton Avenue West will return to two lanes in each direction between Atlas Avenue and Park Hill Road, with the exception of the dedicated eastbound lane for TTC buses
  • The advance eastbound left turn for buses travelling into Eglinton West Station will be reinstated

PEDESTRIAN DETAILS

  • No changes to the existing pedestrian access route to Eglinton West Station
  • Pedestrians will enter Eglinton West Station for access to TTC bus service
  • Crossing guards will be stationed at the bus loop entrance Monday–Saturday, 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, 7:30 a.m.to 8:00 p.m., during the first weeks of the bus loop re-opening

TRANSIT INFORMATION

Temporary Bus Platforms: The two temporary covered bus platforms installed on Eglinton Avenue West, west of Eglinton West Station, are expected to remain in place through early 2021, however the temporary bus platforms will no longer be in service as of Sunday, December 20, 2020.

Wheel-Trans Bus: Wheel-Trans service will return to Eglinton West Station

63A Ossington Bus Route: Regular service returns to Eglinton West Station. The temporary 163 Oakwood bus route will be discontinued.

109 Ranee Bus Route: Regular routing returns to Eglinton West Station.

32 Eglinton Bus Routes: All buses will return to regular routing. The 32D Eglinton bus will terminate at Eglinton West Station.

Eglinton Station: The 51 Leslie and 56 Leaside buses will return to regular routing, using Duplex Avenue to access the bus terminal at Eglinton Station.

Signage is in place to direct TTC riders. TTC ambassadors will be on-site to help transit riders navigate the area during the first weeks of reopening.

For more information on changes to TTC service during the closure, please visit www.ttc.ca.

 

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