News and Updates

Road Closures for Utilities Installation at Finch Avenue West and Highway 400 (October 15-25, 2021)

What? As part of the preparatory works for the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) line, crews have been relocating utilities in the vicinity of Finch Avenue West and Highway 400. Crews will install storm sewers and do road woks at Finch Avenue West and Highway 400. The work will be done in three stages:…
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North Sidewalk Closure at Finch Avenue West from Albion Road and Kipling Avenue (Week of October 4, 2021- November 5, 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 perform the work, the north sidewalk on Finch Avenue West between Albion Road and Kipling Avenue will be closed starting the week of October 4, 2021 for four weeks,…
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Temporary closure of Highway 400 north-west on ramp (October 1 – October 2, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, crews will be performing road works on Highway 400 northwest bound on ramp. It will be closed, starting Friday, October 1 till Saturday October 2, 2021, as shown above. The work will be done overnight. Metrolinx’s contractor will monitor noise and vibration levels…
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Notice of Watermain isolation (September 16, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, a crew will be working overnight to isolate a section of watermain between Finch Avenue West and Sentinel Road. Isolating the valves allow the crew to control the flow of water during the works. The work will start on September 16, 2021, at…
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Temporary closure of Highway 400 Northbound on-ramp (September 26 – 27, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, crews will be working on the installation of a box culvert for drainage and road works at Highway 400 northbound on-ramp. It will be closed, starting Sunday, September 26 till Monday September 27, 2021. Pedestrians can only travel on the south side of…
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Community Update: Norfinch Drive/Oakdale Road to Weston Road (September 2021 – late 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail (LRT) line, work continues across Finch Avenue West, from Norfinch Drive to Weston Road to relocate utilities and widen the road. Those activities and other works will continue throughout 2021. Work will primarily occur between 7 am to 11 pm, however, some…
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Community Update: Ongoing work Sentinel Road to Driftwood Avenue (September 2021 – late 2021)

What? As part of the construction of the future Finch West Light Rail (LRT) line, work continues across Finch Avenue West, from Sentinel Road to Driftwood Avenue. Crews continue to relocate utilities and widen the road. Sections of the guideway have been installed and others are underway. These activities and other guideway work will continue…
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Watermain Installation at Signet Drive and Finch Avenue West Late (August 2021 to mid October 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, utility relocation is ongoing along Finch Avenue West. Installation at Signet Drive/Arrow Road and Finch Avenue West intersection is starting late August 2021. It will take five weeks, approximately, and work will take place day and night. As part of the watermain installation…
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Update: Planned Temporary Power Outage – 5200 Finch Ave. W (August 7, 2021)

What? As part of the Finch West LRT Project, crews have been upgrading and relocating existing overhead and underground hydro utilities along Finch Avenue West. Outages are required to switch services to the new infrastructure. Temporary hydro shutoff is required at 5200 Finch Avenue West on Saturday, August 7, 2021. This hydro outage is expected…
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Traffic Changes at Norfinch Drive and Finch Avenue West Intersection. (Late-July 2021 for four weeks, approximately)

What? As part of the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) Project, utility relocation is ongoing on Finch Avenue West, from Jane Street, home to the future Jane and Finch stop of the Finch West LRT, to Signet Drive, home to the future Signet Arrow stop of the Finch West LRT. As part of the…
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