New photo shows Crosstown LRT Kodak lands past and present

Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) construction team recreates a decades old photograph that shows just how much has changed at the west Toronto property. The Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) route might be the transit line of the future, but even 90-years later some of the past remains the same. The Kodak lands have been … Continue reading New photo shows Crosstown LRT Kodak lands past and present

Hardwood floors for Kodak Building as escalator delivered far below Cedarvale for Crosstown project

The Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) project always includes a lot happening at ground-level as well as far below. The latest images are more proof of that. Including a cool one of one escalator that’s a long way down. What’s up with Eglinton Crosstown’s light rail transit (LRT) project? Let’s start with an image, … Continue reading Hardwood floors for Kodak Building as escalator delivered far below Cedarvale for Crosstown project

Crews use unusual formwork on Crosstown LRT project as team gets closer to putting down all rail

The Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) project has seen significant completion of the rail needed across the line. Read on to see how much is in place. Along with the most recent images from the Eglinton Crosstown’s light rail transit (LRT) project, comes an interesting statistic on the amount of rail that has been … Continue reading Crews use unusual formwork on Crosstown LRT project as team gets closer to putting down all rail

Metrolinx warns of risks of stepping over Crosstown tracks as testing ramps up on new Toronto light rail route

While tracks have been in place for some time, local residents may not be used to the Eglinton Crosstown line being an active, and potentially dangerous place to take a shortcut across. Here’s why you just don’t take chances when it comes to dashing over the rails up and across  Eglinton Avenue to try to … Continue reading Metrolinx warns of risks of stepping over Crosstown tracks as testing ramps up on new Toronto light rail route

Eglinton Crosstown Forest Hill Station sees important work at platform level

The latest Crosstown light rail transit project images take readers from the front door to deep below Toronto. Here’s how things look at Forest Hill, Mount Pleasant and Leaside Station. There’s a lot going on above, and below, the stations along the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit route. New images show progress on a number … Continue reading Eglinton Crosstown Forest Hill Station sees important work at platform level

New drone footage takes you above and through Crosstown’s Forest Hill station

We recently brought you video of a flight over Toronto’s Keelesdale station, along the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit route. Now we have drone footage over and through Forest Hill Station. The latest Crosstown video provide a glimpse into the future Forest Hill Station. https://videopress.com/v/rIDCCQK4?preloadContent=metadata The station is starting to take shape from the outside … Continue reading New drone footage takes you above and through Crosstown’s Forest Hill station

We explain why Eglinton Crosstown wayfinding is a bit different from other Toronto transit routes

Most travellers look at signs without knowing how much thought goes into them – from speed posting to fire escapes or even a simple bus stop. But there are teams of experts who are constantly creating and improving a journey’s flow through wayfinding. This is especially true when it comes to signage around Toronto’s new … Continue reading We explain why Eglinton Crosstown wayfinding is a bit different from other Toronto transit routes

Take an overhead drone view of Keelesdale Station

We’ve been pretty diligent about bringing you the latest words and images from the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit project. And drone footage is among the content Metrolinx News readers seem to like the most. So strap in, as we take flight over progress on Keelesdale Station. We’re lifting off again. Located at the intersection … Continue reading Take an overhead drone view of Keelesdale Station

See new videos of Crosstown light rail vehicles arrive in preparation for testing to come

The Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit (LRT) project has seen great movement, including recent delivery of light rail vehicles to a testing site. We told you the story and showed you the images in previous posts – including one where a local mechanic pitched in to keep a delivery truck on schedule. Now see what … Continue reading See new videos of Crosstown light rail vehicles arrive in preparation for testing to come

Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario appeal recent Crosstown LRT court decision

Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario are launching an appeal to a court decision involving project builder Crosslinx Transit Solutions. Statement by Metrolinx President and CEO Phil Verster, and Infrastructure Ontario President and CEO Michael Lindsay: Today, Infrastructure Ontario and Metrolinx appealed the recent court decision which addressed Crosslinx’s COVID-19 claim. The appeal materials submitted in court … Continue reading Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario appeal recent Crosstown LRT court decision