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June 05 2013

Announcing the winning names of the Tunnel Boring Machine Naming Contest...

We’re excited to announce the winning names of the tunnel boring machines (TBMs) for The Crosstown! The names were announced today by Metrolinx CEO Bruce McCuaig, Transportation Minister Glen Murray and MPP Laura Albanese. The winning names are Dennis and Lea, representing the Mount Dennis and Leaside neighbourhoods, and Don and Humber, representing the rivers. Read more »

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May 31 2013

Upper Village BIA Spring Fest

Our community liaison staff had a great day participating in the Upper Village BIA Springfest on Saturday May 25th. The team received lots of great questions from members of the community about the project and upcoming work taking place in the neighbourhood. Look for us at events all across Eglinton throughout the summer. Read more »

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May 23 2013

Join us at the Upper Village BIA Springfest!

Upper Village SpringfestWant to learn more about The Crosstown?

Interested in how the project will impact you?

Join us at the Upper Village BIA Springfest on Saturday May 25th taking place on Eglinton Avenue at Glen Cedar Road. Our community liaison staff will be on hand between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. to answer questions about the upcoming Toronto Transit projects. Read more »

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May 15 2013

Light rail vehicle mock up is now at Gage Park in Brampton!

The light rail vehicle mock up tour is on the move and is making a stop at Gage Park in Brampton from Wednesday, May 15th to Wednesday, May 22nd. Manufactured by Bombardier, the vehicle will be used in the four new light rail transit (LRT) lines that Metrolinx is building across Toronto.

The LRV mock-up represents a portion of the actual vehicle. Visitors will get a chance to check out this fast, reliable and comfortable vehicle, learn more about upcoming transit projects in Ontario. Read more »

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May 14 2013

Crosstown Community Liaisons participate in Jane's Walk

On Saturday May 4th, Crosstown Community Liaison staff participated in a Jane's Walk in Mount Dennis. Eighty people from across the city came took part in a tour of the upcoming infrastructure changes to the neighbourhood led by the Mount Dennis Community Association and the Mount Dennis Weston Network. Read more »

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May 10 2013

Light rail vehicle mock up makes a stop at Mississauga Celebration Square!

The light rail vehicle mock up tour is on the move and is making a stop at Mississauga Celebration Square from Friday, May 10th to Tuesday, May 14th. Manufactured by Bombardier, the vehicle will be used in the four new light rail transit (LRT) lines that Metrolinx is building across Toronto.

The LRV mock-up represents a portion of the actual vehicle. Visitors will get a chance to check out this fast, reliable and comfortable vehicle, learn more about upcoming transit projects in Ontario. Read more »

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April 23 2013

East Alignment Environmental Assessment Update

Metrolinx invites you to attend a meeting on the proposed east tunnel extension to just east of Don Mills Station. In December 2012, changes to the east alignment were proposed. Input from that meeting and a subsequent public meeting in January was collected. At this meeting, Metrolinx will present the most current proposal for the alignment.

The information meeting will begin at 7:00pm with an opportunity to view displays and speak one-on-one with staff. We look forward to seeing you there. Read more »

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April 11 2013

Light rail vehicle mock up at the Green Living Show

We’re kicking off our light rail transit vehicle mock-up 2013 tour at the Green Living Show this weekend (Friday, April 12th to Sunday, April 14th). Manufactured by Bombardier, the vehicle will be used in the four new light rail transit (LRT) lines that Metrolinx is building across Toronto. Read more »

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April 10 2013

Mount Dennis Mobility Hub Update and Station Design Review

The Mount Dennis Mobility Hub Update and Station Design Review workshop is now closed. Thank you to everyone who attended the open house or submitted their comments online. 

The purpose of the presentation was to present a preliminary station design concept and a series of more refined concepts for how the lands around the station could develop over time. You can view the full presentation below. Read more »

April 10 2013

Mount Dennis Mobility Hub Update and Station Design Review

We want to hear from you! Metrolinx invites you to attend a public information meeting to learn more about the Mount Dennis Crosstown station design concept, the built form and public realm concepts for five focus areas within the Mount Dennis Mobility Hub Study Area, based on previous community input.

The information meeting will be held starting at 6:30pm with an opportunity to view displays and speak one-on-one with staff. We look forward to seeing you there. Read more »

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