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Sidewalk Closure at Finch Avenue West and Oakdale Road (May 15 –21, 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail Train (LRT) line, crews are relocating utilities around Finch Avenue West and Oakdale Road/Norfinch Drive. To safely perform Toronto Hydro work, the south sidewalk on Finch Avenue West, west of Oakdale Road will be closed starting on Saturday, May 15 until Friday,…
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Traffic Changes at Driftwood Avenue and Finch Avenue West (Anticipated Timing: May 13, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, work continues across Finch Avenue West. Guideway work will occur at Driftwood Avenue and Finch Avenue West, home to the future Driftwood Finch West LRT stop. Guideway work includes installation of pole foundations, manholes, duct banks, trackwork and overhead cabling. During the work,…
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Sidewalk Closure at Finch Ave. W. from Kipling Ave. to Albion Rd. (May 12 – June 16, 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail Train (LRT) line, crews are relocating utilities along Finch Avenue West. To safely install telecommunication infrastructure, the north sidewalk on Finch Ave. between Kipling Ave. and Albion Rd will close starting Tuesday, May 11, 2021 for four weeks, approximately. The south side…
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Watermain Isolation (May 12-15, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Line (LRT), crews are installing watermain and storm sewer pipes on Finch Avenue West, from Jane Street to Tangiers Road. A watermain must be isolated for the final connection of the new infrastructure around Driftwood Avenue. Expect lower than usual water pressure on Wednesday, May 12,…
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Sidewalk Closure at Humber College Blvd. W from Westmore Dr. to Hwy 27. (May 12-19, 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail Train (LRT) line, crews are relocating utilities along Finch Avenue West. To safely install telecommunication infrastructure, the north sidewalk on Humber College Blvd. between Westmore Dr and Hwy 27 will close starting Friday, May 12, 2021 for a week, approximately. The south…
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Traffic Changes at Driftwood Avenue and Finch Avenue West (Anticipated Timing: May 11, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, work continues across Finch Avenue West. Guideway work will occur at Driftwood Avenue and Finch Avenue West, home to the future Driftwood Finch West LRT stop. Guideway work includes installation of pole foundations, manholes, duct banks, trackwork and overhead cabling. During the work,…
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Overnight Work. Utility Crossings from Norfinch Drive/Oakdale Road to Sentinel Road (May 10 to Mid-June 2021)

What? As part of preparatory works for the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) line, crews have been relocating utilities (e.g., sanitary sewer, storm sewer and watermain) along Finch Avenue West. The crews will now complete utility crossings in several intersections from Norfinch Drive, future home to the Norfinch Oakdale Finch West LRT stop, to…
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Community Update of Works Weston Road to Islington Avenue (May 2021 – August 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail (LRT) line, work continues across Finch Avenue West, from Islington Avenue to Weston Road, future home to the Rowntree Mills and Emery Finch West LRT stops, to relocate utilities and widen the road. Work will primarily occur between 7 am to 11…
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Watermain isolation at Finch Ave. W and Westmore Drive. (April 30, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West LRT Project, crews are installing watermain and storm sewer pipes on Finch Ave. W. between Hwy 27 and Westmore Drive. For the final connection of this new infrastructure, a watermain must be isolated in the vicinity of Westmore Drive. Expect no water on Friday, April 30 from 10…
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Permanent Traffic Changes from Pelican Gate to Sentinel Road (Spring 2021)

What? Guideway and track is being installed down the centre of Finch Avenue West as part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT). The first section of guideway and track will be installed between Sentinel Road and Norfinch Drive/Oakdale Road. There are traffic impacts associated with the installation of the guideway and track, and…
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