Started in September 2020 and is currently progressing*

Parkside Bridge, Parkside Drive at The Queensway, north of Lake Shore Boulevard West

Work

Bridge rehabilitation: Work crews will repair the underside, or sub-structure of the Parkside Bridge on The Queensway.

Traffic Restrictions**

One lane of traffic in each direction on Parkside Drive (under the bridge) will be maintained for vehicles and cyclists.


Starting February 12, 2021*

(work completion date to be provided in upcoming March notice)

Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (additional hours as needed)

  • KQQR Intersection
  • King Street West, from KQQR intersection to approximately 80 meters southeast
  • The Queensway, from Parkside Drive to KQQR intersection
  • Queen Street West from KQQR intersection to west of Triller ¬†Avenue

Work

  • Watermain replacement
    • Excavate the road and install the new watermain
    • Replace any City-owned water service pipes from the watermain to the private property line
  • Sewer relining
    • Clean the interior of existing sanitary, combined and storm sewers, install a liner inside existing sewers to seal cracks and/or joints.
    • Repair maintenance holes and upgrade City-owned portion of sewer connections (where necessary).

Traffic Restrictions**

  • Pedestrian access will be available at all times
  • One lane of traffic in each direction approaching the KQQR intersection and along The Queensway will be maintained for vehicles and cyclists.
  • Unauthorized parking is not allowed in active work zone.

TTC Advance Work*

February 15, 2021 to early April 2021

Monday to Friday, 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. (additional hours as needed)

  • The Queensway, from Parkside Drive to KQQR intersection
  • Queen Street West, from KQQR intersection to west of Triller Avenue
  • King Street West, from KQQR intersection to west of Triller Avenue.
  • Roncesvalles Avenue, from KQQR intersection to just south of the TTC Yard entrance

Work

In advance of streetcar track construction, TTC overhead crews will be removing the streetcar overhead infrastructure. There will be no effect to the community hydro power during this work.

Traffic Restrictions**

  • Traffic and bus transit service will be maintained with some lane restrictions.
  • The location of the moving work zone may prevent left turns at the KQQR intersection.
  • Existing on-street parking where permitted will be maintained as best as possible.

Work Stages, Dates, Times and Location*

March 31, 2021 to July 21, 2021

Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (additional hours as needed)

  • KQQR Intersection
  • The Queensway: KQQR intersection to Parkside Drive
  • Queen Street West: KQQR Intersection to Triller Avenue

Work

  • Watermain replacement and sewer relining: Please refer to work details listed in Advance Work.
  • TTC and road work (outer lanes): Work crews will undertake the following work: TTC pole replacement, overhead wire removals and installation, track work, (lighting, platforms, curbs etc.), retaining wall installation, road reconstruction (base, curb gutter, sidewalk)
  • Bridge rehabilitation: Work crews will repair The Queensway bridge at Parkside Drive (outer lanes).

Traffic Restrictions**

  • Pedestrian access will be available at all times
  • A minimum of one lane of traffic in each direction along The Queensway and King Street West will be maintained for vehicles and cyclists
  • KQQR intersection will be closed with exception of east-west access through the intersection via King Street West
  • Queen Street West will be closed to vehicular traffic from the KQQR intersection to Triller Avenue
  • Unauthorized parking is not allowed in active work zone.

Work Stages, Dates, Times and Location*

July 22, 2021 to April 2022

Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (additional hours as needed)

  • The Queensway Median: Parkside Drive to Sunnyside Avenue
  • Beaty Boulevard Park: southwest corner of KQQR intersection
  • King Street West: KQQR Intersection to approximately 100 m south thereof

Work

  • Watermain replacement and sewer lining: Please refer to work details listed in Advance Work.
  • TTC and road work (inner lanes): Work crews will undertake the following work: TTC pole replacement and overhead wire installation, track work, (lighting, platforms, curbs etc.), road reconstruction (base, curb gutter, sidewalk)
  • Streetscape work: Work crews will undertake streetscape improvements at Beaty Boulevard Park.
  • Bridge rehabilitation: Work crews will repair The Queensway bridge at Parkside Drive (inner lanes).

Traffic Restrictions**

  • Pedestrian access will be available at all times
  • A minimum of one lane of traffic in each direction along The Queensway will be maintained for vehicles and cyclists
  • KQQR intersection will be closed with exception of east-west access through the intersection via Queen Street West
  • King Street West will be closed to vehicular traffic from the KQQR intersection to approximately 100 m south thereof
  • Unauthorized parking is not allowed in active work zone.

Work Stages, Dates, Times and Location*

April 2022 to August 2022

Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. (additional hours as needed)

Roncesvalles Avenue: Queen Street West to Dundas Street West

Work

  • Watermain replacement and sewer relining: Please refer to work details listed in Advance Work.
  • TTC and road work Queen Street West to Harvard Avenue: Work crews will undertake the following work: TTC pole replacement, overhead wire removals and installation, track work, (lighting, platforms, curbs etc.), road reconstruction (base, curb gutter, sidewalk)
  • Harvard Avenue to Dundas Street West: Work crews will undertake the following work: Platform upgrades for accessibility

Traffic Restrictions**

  • Pedestrian access will be available at all times
  • Roncesvalles Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic from just north of Queen Street West to Harvard Avenue. Infrequent lane closures can be expected from Harvard Avenue to Dundas Street West.
  • People cycling may dismount and use available sidewalks

*Subject to change
** More details on traffic restrictions and staging will be provided throughout construction