GUIDEWAY CONSTRUCTION ENDS AT CREDIT UNION-SWIFT

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October 9, 2019

 

GUIDEWAY CONSTRUCTION ENDS AT CREDIT UNION-SWIFT

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE?

Guideway construction will be completed within the Credit Union Drive and Swift Drive intersection as early as October 15, 2019. There will be a new traffic configuration, depicted below. Traffic movements reflect the permanent intersection configuration. The westbound left turn movement will be permanently prohibited. Guideway construction will continue east and west of the intersection.


 TIMING

  • Traffic configuration will change as early as October 15, 2019 and remain in place permanently.   
  • Work may occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., seven (7) days a week.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion.
  • Updates on work taking place during overnight periods will be communicated separately.

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • This stage is dedicated to guideway construction and includes: cutting and removal of existing asphalt, excavation, installation of subgrade materials, duct banks installation and track drainage, track slab and stops.
  • Additional work zones may be required on the south and north side of Eglinton Avenue East. Details will be communicated in a separate construction notice should it be required.
  • Pedestrians and road users can expect delays when travelling through the work zone. As always, please take care when travelling near work sites.
  • Work may be rescheduled or extended due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS

  • The westbound Eglinton left turn to southbound Credit Union movement will be permanently prohibited.
  • All other traffic movements at the intersection will revert to pre-existing conditions.