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Installation of viewing panel along Leslie Street. 
Looking south from the north side of Lake Shore Boulevard to a new viewing panel. 

Landscaping around the Leslie Barns includes new pedestrian paths, planters, seating and trees. 
New trees have been planted as part of the landscaping around the Leslie Barns Facility. 

New streetscaping  and Leslieville BIA benches at the corner of Queen St East and Leslie Street. 
Panel installation along the acoustic wall is in progress along with brackets to integrate greenery. View of the west side Leslie Barns. 

Panel installation on the acoustic wall is in progress, along with metal brackets to integrate greenery. 
Landscaping around the Leslie Barns has begun. At the corner of Leslie Street and Lake Shore Boulevard, formwork for a large planter is being assembled. 

On Sunday November 22, 2015, the new streetcars began regular service from the Leslie Barns Facility. Image couresty of Toronto Transit Commission 
On Sunday November 22, 2015, the new streetcars began regular service from the Leslie Barns Facility. Image couresty of Toronto Transit Commission 

New low-floor streetcar entering the Leslie Barns for maintenance. Image couresty of Toronto Transit Commission 
View of Leslie Barns maintenance track with pit and platform. The stairs provide access to the platform used for work on top of the new low-floor streetcars and houses a bridge crane for heavy equipment maneuvering. Image couresty of Toronto Transit Commission 

November 2015 - Interior image of the future maintenance for the new streetcars. 
November 2015 - A new streetcar made its way down to the Leslie Barns facility for testing. 

November 2015 - South side of the Leslie Barns facility, looking eastward with new streetcar travelling east on new tracks. Image couresty of Toronto Transit Commission 
November 2015 - Green roof of the Leslie Barns facility. Image courtesy of Toronto Transit Commission. 

October 2015 - Crews working to finish the roadway on Mosley Street. 
October 2015 - The platform view of Leslie Barns Track Number 1 looking from west to east. This track will be utilized for work on top of the new low-floor streetcars and houses a bridge crane for heavy equipment maneuvering. Image courtesy of Toronto Transit Commission. 

October 2015 - An aerial view of the Leslie Barns facility and surrounding area. Image courtesy of Fred Sandoval. 

A view of the track area from the roof of Leslie Barns, looking  north-east towards Lake Shore Blvd. 
On September 21, 2015, a new low-floor streetscar made its first trip to the Leslie Barns facility. 
The installation of the Leslie Barns green roof – one of the largest green roofs in Toronto, built to Toronto Green Standards. 
The installation of the Leslie Barns green roof – one of the largest green roofs in Toronto, built to Toronto Green Standards. 

The installation of the Leslie Barns green roof – one of the largest green roofs in Toronto, built to Toronto Green Standards. 
A new TTC sign on the south side of Leslie Barns where the streetcars will enter from Commissioners Street. 

August 2015 - Construction crews working on a track tub on Leslie Street, south of Lake Shore Boulevard. Track installation to follow. 
August 2015 - Leslie Street between Queen Street and Eastern Avenue was re-opened to vehicular traffic on August 8, 2015. 
July 2015 - Construction workers paving asphalt on Leslie Street between Queen Street and Eastern Avenue. 
July 2015 - Construction workers placing concrete on Leslie Street between Queen Street and Eastern Avenue. 

Late June 2015 - Streetscaping improvements at the south-east corner of Leslie Street and Eastern Avenue. 
Late June 2015 - New curb installation on the west side of Leslie Street, north of Lake Shore Boulevard. 

June 2015 - Transformer replacement work on Leslie Street, north of Eastern Avenue. 
June 2015 - New sidewalk construction on Leslie Street, south of Eastern Avenue. 

May 2015 - Track bed segment on Leslie Street ready for track installation, just south of Queen Street. 
May 2015 - Concrete pour for the latest track bed segment on Leslie Street, south of Queen Street. 

May 2015 - Preperations for the concrete pour of the track bed foundation on Leslie Street, south of Queen Street. 
May 2015 - Leslie Barns storage and maintenance facility, looking east. 

April 2015 - Overhead pole work on Leslie Street, south Queen Street. 
April 2015 - Pole installation taking place at the Leslie Street and Eastern Avenue intersection. 

April 2015 - Installation of the green roof on the Leslie Barns is underway. 
April 2015 - Stormwater management pond to be used as part of the Leslie Barns facility. 

April 2015 - Future maintenance pit for the new streetcars. 
April 2015 - Track bed installation on Leslie Street, north of Eastern Avenue. 

April 2015 - Concrete pouring of track bed foundations on Leslie Street, north of Eastern Avenue. 
March 2015 - Rebar installation for track tubs located on Leslie Street, north of Eastern Avenue. 

March 2015 - Hydro pole installation on Leslie Street, north of Eastern Avenue. 
March 2015 - Concreting of track foundation on Leslie Street, south of Lake Shore Boulevard. 

December 2014 – Crews paving the road with asphalt on Leslie Street, just south of Eastern Avenue. 
December 2014 – Crews preparing the concrete base on Leslie Street between the plazas, just north of Lake Shore Boulevard. 

October 2014 - Crews preparing for track installation north of Commissioners Street. 
October 2014 - Track installation from south of Eastern Avenue to north of the plaza intersection. 

October 2014 - Crews prepare for track installation north of Eastern Avenue upon completion of utility and water upgrades underneath. 
September 2014 - Crews preparing for sanitary work on Leslie Street north of Eastern Avenue. 

September 2014 - Track installation on Leslie Street across Eastern Avenue. The intersection re-opened on September 22. 
September 2014 - An aerial view of the Leslie Barns Storage and Maintenance Facility at the south east corner of Leslie Street and Lake Shore Boulevard.

August 2014 - Crews installed new concrete storm sewer pipes south of the Leslie Street and Lake Shore Boulevard intersection. 
July 2014 - Twin box culverts were installed on Leslie Street north of Lake Shore Boulevard as part of the storm sewer upgrades.

June 2014 - Crews completed utility upgrades and track installation at the Leslie Street and Queen Street East intersection. This will connect the new low-floor streetcars – travelling to and from the Leslie Barns facility – to the rest of the streetcar network. 
June 2014 - New sanitary manhole was installed on Leslie Street at Mosley Street. 

May 2014 - Crews successfully replaced an 80+ year old watermain and 100 year old valves along Leslie Street.
May 2014 - New watermain and valves are being installed to replace the aging infrastructure. 

Streetscaping work completed at the north east corner of Queen Street East and Hastings Avenue. Leslieville BIA benches to be installed in 2015 once the BIA confirms their design.
Streetscaping work completed at the north west corner of Queen Street East and Leslie Street. Leslieville BIA benches to be installed in 2015, once the BIA confirms their design.