Updated Traffic Configuration at Swift/Credit Union Drives and Eglinton Avenue East

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May 29, 2019

Updated Traffic Configuration at Swift/Credit Union Drives and

Eglinton Avenue East

 

WHAT WORK IS TAKING PLACE?

Road widening and paving activities on the south side of Bermondsey Road and Eglinton Avenue East are expected to be completed as early as June 1, 2019. The work zone will then shift to the north side of Eglinton Avenue East at Sloane Avenue. At this time, the traffic configuration at the Credit Union and Swift Drive intersection will be updated to allow a southbound left turn (depicted below). This stage will be in place until mid-July, 2019. 


TIMING

  • The traffic configuration will be in place for approximately 6 weeks
  • Work is expected to occur from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven (7) days per week, Monday through Sunday.
  • The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours, but may do so at its discretion. Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions of unforeseen circumstances.

WHAT TO EXPECT

  • Crews will be completing boulevard finishing work on the north and south side of Eglinton Avenue East
  • Crews will be completing telecommunications relocations on the north and south side of Eglinton Avenue East.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS

  • A lane closure on the north and south side of Eglinton Avenue East is required to complete this work.
  • A minimum of two through lanes of traffic in each direction will be maintained.
  • A northbound through-lane will be implemented at the intersection for this stage. 
  • An eastbound left turn will be implemented at the intersection for this stage.
  • A southbound left turn will be implemented at the intersection for this stage.

PEDESTRIAN AND TTC IMPACTS

  • The south sidewalk west of Credit Union drive will remain closed.
  • Eastbound and westbound TTC bus stops will be maintained.