UPDATE: Asphalt Paving at Fairbank Station October 7-9, 2019

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October 8, 2019


What Work is Taking Place? 

To complete the installation of pipe dewatering on the south side of Eglinton Ave W, crews will be laying asphalt as early as Monday October 7th until Wednesday October 9th from 10am to 2pm. The south lane will be closed from Northcliffe Blvd sequentially to Dynevor Rd. The lane will reopen as asphalt laying is completed. Dufferin Street and Eglinton Avenue West will remain open while this work takes place. While crews are in the intersection, one lane on Dufferin St will remain open.

Hours of Work

  • As early as Monday October 7th until Wednesday October 9th, 2019.
  • Eglinton Ave W will be reduced to one shared lane from 10am until 2pm. Dufferin St will be reduced to one lane while crews work in the intersection. Upon completion, the intersection will reopen to two lanes.
  •  Two-way traffic facilitated by traffic control personnel and Paid Duty Officers
  • In the event of inclement weather, this work will be rescheduled.

Construction Staging

fairbank lane reduction

Crews will be working on the east side of Dufferin St first, working their way west.

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Crews will begin work on the west side of Dufferin St and within the intersection following the completion of the east side.


What to Expect


  • Crews will be laying asphalt along Eglinton Avenue W on the south side, between Northcliffe Blvd and Dynevor Rd.
  • Upon completion of the works in the intersection, the intersection will re-open to two lanes.
  • There will be flagpersons directing traffic through the area for the duration of the work.
  • Noise from construction activity can be expected.


Traffic Details 

  • Access to properties at the intersection will be maintained. 
  • The north, south, and east crosswalks at the intersection will remain open. The west crosswalk will remain closed.
  • In addition to construction activity, residents can expect to see equipment and material storage within designated work zones.
  • Travel delays are expected with construction. Please allow extra time for your journey.


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For more information, please contact Lancefield Morgan at the West Community Office.

Thank you for your continued patience as we work to build this important project.

Please support your local businesses during construction.

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