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February 27 2014

Eglinton Crosstown Update – Chaplin Station

The Eglinton Crosstown is a 19 kilometre light rail transit line that will run along Eglinton Avenue through the heart of Toronto, with an underground central section. The line will connect Mount Dennis in the west to Kennedy Road in the east, the new service will be up to 60 per cent faster than bus service today. Read more »

February 27 2014

Thank You Neighbour Upper Village Event

Frequenting local businesses – particularly during construction – is something the whole community should support! The Eglinton corridor offers a rich array of shops, restaurants and things to see and do.  Learn more about your Eglinton Business Improvement Areas, please click here.
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February 26 2014

Thank You Neighbour Upper Village Event

Frequenting local businesses – particularly during construction – is something the whole community should support! The Eglinton corridor offers a rich array of shops, restaurants and things to see and do.  Learn more about your Eglinton Business Improvement Areas, please click here. Read more »

February 24 2014

Chaplin Station Open Houses

If you were unable to attend the Open House on Feburary 24, you can learn all about the upcoming installation of a jet grout plant and headwall construction in the Chaplin and Eglinton area:

Slide presentation summary:

The first tunnel boring machine is well underway with tunnelling; it recently bored through the headwall at Keele St. The second TBM is following closely behind. Read more »

February 24 2014

Chaplin Station Open House

If you were unable to attend the Open House on Feburary 24, you can learn all about the upcoming installation of a jet grout plant and headwall construction in the Chaplin and Eglinton area:

Slide presentation summary:

The first tunnel boring machine is well underway with tunnelling; it recently bored through the headwall at Keele St. The second TBM is following closely behind. Read more »

February 24 2014

Eglinton Crosstown Update Meeting

The Eglinton Crosstown is a 19 kilometre Light Rail Transit (LRT) line that will run along Eglinton Avenue through the heart of Toronto, with an underground central section. The line will connect Mount Dennis in the west to Kennedy Road in the east. The new service will be up to 60 per cent faster than bus service today. Read more »

February 24 2014

Chaplin Station Open House

If you were unable to attend the Open House on Feburary 24, you can learn all about the upcoming installation of a jet grout plant and headwall construction in the Chaplin and Eglinton area:

Slide presentation summary:

The first tunnel boring machine is well underway with tunnelling; it recently bored through the headwall at Keele St. The second TBM is following closely behind. Read more »

February 18 2014

Caledonia Hydro Relocation: Late Spring 2014

The Eglinton Crosstown is a transit project that will provide rapid and reliable service across Eglinton Avenue including an underground central section and will be up to 60% faster than bus service today.

Work is Progressing

What: Crews are relocating various utilities for the construction of the Caledonia Station headwalls. Headwalls are underground support walls located at the east and west ends of the future station location. Initial utility relocation work and installation of headwalls began in May 2013 and will continue until late spring 2014. Read more »

February 13 2014

Open Letter to the Residents of Eglinton Avenue and Allen Road Area

Dear Neighbour:

Re: Traffic Congestion and Pedestrian Safety at Allen Road/Eglinton Avenue

The Eglinton Crosstown is a light rail transit (LRT) line that will run across Eglinton Avenue between Mount Dennis (Weston Road) and Kennedy Station. This 19-kilometre corridor will include a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Keele Street and Laird Drive.  It will provide a rapid and reliable service that will be up to 60% faster than bus service today, when it is completed in 2020. Read more »

February 07 2014

What is happening at Eglinton Avenue and Allen Road?

Extraction and Launch Shaft Construction

These large shafts, used for the entry and removal of the tunnel boring machines, will be located within the Eglinton Avenue roadway both east and west of Allen Road. Each shaft will also have an adjacent construction site on the north side of Eglinton Avenue for various tunnelling activities.

Allen Road aerial rendering Read more »

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