Crosstown

Enbridge Gas Distribution Line Relocation for Science Centre Station

June 17, 2016

What work is Taking Place?

  • To accommodate the new Eglinton Crosstown, Enbridge is required to relocate a gas line.
  • Work will start as early as June 20, 2016 and last for approximately six weeks.

Timing

  • Work will occur Monday to Friday.
  • The majority of work will occur between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. 
  • Work could be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

What to Expect

  • Every effort will be made to minimize any disruption to those in the area.
  • Residents and businesses near the work site can expect to hear noise associated with the operation of vacuum excavator trucks and other construction equipment related to this work.

Traffic Details

  • The eastbound curb lane on Eglinton Avenue will be closed from  300 meters east of Leslie Street to Don Mills Road.
  • There will be intermittent lane closures of both the east and west bound lanes to facilitate the gas line connection across Eglinton Avenue East.
  • Right turns for eastbound Eglinton Avenue traffic onto southbound Don Mills Road will be maintained.

Pedestrians

  • Access to and from properties will be maintained.
  • Sidewalk access in the area could be affected – please watch for signage directing pedestrian traffic.
  • As always, please take care when travelling near construction areas.

TTC Details

  • TTC bus stops in the affected area may be relocated for the safety of transit riders. Please watch for posted signs indicating the adjusted locations.

For more information about the gas line relocation, please contact Enbridge at 416-495-7550. 

For information about the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project and related construction, please contact Metrolinx at 416-482-7411.


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