Overnight Work - GO Bridge at Weston Rd/Eglinton Ave W

Metrolinx: Construction expected October 28 & 30


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Eglinton Crosstown LRT Construction Notice


Overnight GO Bridge Girder Installation at Weston Rd and Eglinton Ave W

Construction on October 28 & 30, 2020


What Work is Taking Place?

Crews at Mount Dennis Station & the Rail Corridor will be conducting overnight work for GO bridge girder fabrication and installation on Wednesday October 28 and Friday October 30.


On Wednesday October 28, the westbound lanes on Eglinton Ave W will be closed from Black Creek Dr to Weston Rd.

On Friday October 30, the eastbound lanes will be closed from Weston Rd to Keelesdale Rd. Lanes will be closed on both nights from as early as 8:00pm until 6:00am. Upon completion of the installation, Eglinton Ave W will reopen.


What to Expect

Crews will be fabricating and installing GO bridge girders overnight.

Work is expected to take two nights to complete.

Noise levels will remain the same as regular construction activity.


HOURS OF WORK

Crews will be working overnight from as early as 8:00pm until 6:00am. 

Work may be rescheduled due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

The contractor may not always work during the permitted hours but may do so at its discretion. 

This work may take longer or shorter than expected.


TRAFFIC IMPACTS 

The westbound lane on Eglinton Ave W will be closed from Black Creek Dr to Weston Rd on Wednesday October 28. 

The eastbound lane on Eglinton Ave W will be closed from Weston Rd to Keelesdale Rd on Friday October 30. 

Advanced notifications will be provided to inform the traffic of the closures.


TTC IMPACTS 

TTC bus routes will divert south of Eglinton Ave W, on Black Creek Dr and Weston Rd. 

TTC bus stops will be temporarily relocated around Weston Rd and Eglinton Ave W, and Black Creek and Eglinton Ave W.


PEDESTRIAN IMPACTS

All current pedestrian restrictions will remain in place. 

Access to businesses and properties will be maintained.


OTHER IMPACTS 

Noise from construction equipment such as trucks or and machinery can be expected.


Visit Our West Community Office:

Address: 1848 Eglinton Avenue West (at Dufferin Street)

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Tel: 416-782-8118


Contact Us:

Write to us at: crosstown@metrolinx.com

Find us on Twitter @CrosstownTO

Visit the website: www.thecrosstown.ca

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