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Drop Shaft Demolition W.R. Allen Road north of Sheppard Avenue West July 25 to September 26, 2016

July 19, 2016

Demolition of drop shafts at the construction site off W.R. Allen Road north of Sheppard Avenue West will begin on Monday, July 25, 2016 and will continue until Monday, September 26, 2016.

Construction work includes; demolition of the concrete walls of the drop shafts and backfilling the excavated area of the drop shafts to the road surface.

Lane Restrictions

There are no lane restrictions associated with this work.  All construction work will be contained within the construction site between W.R. Allen Road and Dufferin Street.

Noise and Vibration

Construction work includes hoe-ramming during the demolition work. Noise and vibration is expected during the hoe-ramming work. Hoe-ramming activities will occur intermittently and can be noisy. Your patience is greatly appreciated.

Work Hours

Construction activities will take place between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Monday to Friday.

For more Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension construction information, please contact us at:

Construction Information Line: 1-800-223-6192


TTY Hearing Impaired Service: 416-481-2523 (Daily 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., closed statutory holidays).

Bus Route Changes


Review the new changes to bus routes in the area to connect to the new subway extension.

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Call 416-393-4636 (INFO) automated information available 24 hours daily.

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