Construction Notice: New Street Light Installation and Civil Work on Eglinton Ave E starting August 27, 2018

août 24, 2018

What Work is Taking Place?

In support of construction of the future At Grade stops, crews will be conducting new street light installation and civil works on Eglinton Avenue East between Victoria Park Avenue and Pharmacy Avenue starting as early as Monday, August 27th, 2018 with an anticipated completion date of December 2018.

Hours of Work

  • Beginning as early as Monday, August 27, 2018 until approximately December 2018.
  • Time: work will be performed between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
  • Note: Unexpected circumstances (weather, equipment failure, etc.) may also change the above interruption plans or prolong the interruption. If this occurs, we will endeavour to provide reasonable notice.

What to Expect

  • New street lights will be installed along the north and south side of Eglinton Avenue East between Victoria Park Avenue and Pharmacy Avenue.
  • Work will be performed within a protected work zone.
  • Nearby businesses and residents can expect noise from excavators, bobcats, trucks and other construction equipment caused by construction activity.
  • Pedestrians and road users can expect delays when travelling through the work zone.
  • Property access will be maintained.
  • As always, please take care when travelling near work sites.

Pedestrian Impacts

  • Sidewalks will be maintained; in certain areas, pedestrians will be redirected to alternate sidewalks via directional signage.

Stay Informed

Sign up for e-mail updates at or download the aCrosstown traffic app to get real-time traffic and transit information for the Eglinton corridor.


For more information, please contact Phil Rodriques at the East 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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