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Sidewalk Closure at Norfinch Dr. to York Gate Blvd. (February 22 – 26, 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail (LRT) line, crews are relocating utilities along Finch Ave. W. To safely install telecommunication infrastructure, and perform overhead work for Toronto Hydro, the north sidewalk of Finch Ave. W. will be closed from Norfinch Dr. to York Gate Blvd. from Monday, February…
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Overnight Utility Work around Tobermory Ave. and Finch Ave. W. for Tobermory Culvert (February 26 – mid-March 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail (LRT) line, crews will be working extended hours on Finch Ave. W. Tobermory Ave. for work at the Tobermory culvert. Work is required every day between 6 am and 11 pm until mid- March, approximately. WHAT TO EXPECT: Due to the nature…
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Partial Sidewalk Closure Elana Dr. (February 5 – 10, 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail (LRT) line, crews are undertaking hydro work on and around Finch Ave. W. For safely complete part of this work, a portion of the east sidewalk of Elana Dr. will be closed from February 5 to February 10, 2021. A Paid Duty…
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Guideway Work Begins Between Sentinel Rd. and Norfinch Dr. (Mid-February – End of May 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, work continues across the project corridor. As of mid-February 2021, alternating lane restrictions or partial road closures will be in place between Norfinch Dr./Oakdale Rd. and Sentinel Rd. for approximately four months as crews build sections of the LRT guideway (a test track)…
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Stay-at-Home Order & State of Emergency Information

Announcement from OBIAA: Effective Thursday, January 14, 2021, at 12:01 am, the government of Ontario is issuing a stay-at-home order requiring everyone to remain at home with exceptions for essential purposes, such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services, for exercise or for essential work. All non-essential retail stores, including hardware stores, alcohol…
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Underground utility work on Finch Ave. W between CP Bridge and Signet Dr. (January 2021 – August 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, Finch, crews will be rebuilding and relocating the underground electrical system along Finch Ave. W. between the CP Bridge, located east of Weston Rd., and Signet Rd. The work includes the replacement of the existing electrical cables, duct banks, and cable chambers. Work…
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UPDATE: Partial Closure of Arboretum & West Humber Trails (Ongoing – until December 14, 2020)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) project, a crew will relocate utilities in the vicinity of the future Humber College Stop, located on the southwest corner of Highway 27 and Humber College Blvd. As part of that work, they will install a new storm drain outfall in the ravine just…
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UPDATE:Temporary Road Closure at Elana Dr. (Ongoing until December 4, 2020)

What? As part of the Finch West LRT Project, crews are installing watermain, and storm and sanitary sewers in the vicinity of Finch Ave. W. and York Gate Blvd./Elana Dr. To safely install a sanity sewer, Elana Dr. has been closed since the week of November 16, 2020 and will remain closed until December 4,…
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Short-term Road Closure: Westmore Dr. and Humber College Blvd. (Week of November 23, 2020)

What As part of the Finch West LRT Project, crews are working on a sanitary sewer connection at the intersection of Humber College Blvd. and Westmore Dr. The intersection will be closed for two days to safely perform the work. The closure will take place the week of November 23, 2020 and last for 2…
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Driveway Closures – Jane and Finch Mall (Early November to End of November 2020)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, utility relocation and road widening is ongoing on Finch Ave. W., in the vicinity of Finch Ave. W. and Jane St. To safely perform the work, the Finch Ave. W. driveways that provide access to the Jane and Finch Mall will close alternately…
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