New video takes you above and below construction progress on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT

Check out what’s happening at the Crosstown LRT’s Avenue Station in the latest video that takes to the skies and also goes underground. Located at the intersection of Avenue Road and Eglinton Avenue West is the future home of Avenue Station for the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) line. The underground station includes two … Continue reading New video takes you above and below construction progress on the Eglinton Crosstown LRT

Kitchener line moves step closer to service increases with substantial completion on the Highway 401 and 409 Rail Tunnel project

Major construction of the Highway 401 and 409 Rail Tunnel project is complete. Without disrupting the constant highway traffic above, the project has reached substantial completion and crews are wrapping up the final touches. The twin tunnel will support future service increases on the Kitchener line. Take a look at all the work leading up … Continue reading Kitchener line moves step closer to service increases with substantial completion on the Highway 401 and 409 Rail Tunnel project

Hovering above a nearly complete Mount Dennis Station on Toronto’s Crosstown line

Mount Dennis station is currently about 98 per cent finished as it prepares to take up an important place on the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit route. In a very cool drone shoot, we can show you what that impressive percentage number means. We’ve shown a lot of underground progress happening along Eglinton Avenue and … Continue reading Hovering above a nearly complete Mount Dennis Station on Toronto’s Crosstown line

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

Flying along Toronto’s Finch Avenue as Finch West LRT Maintenance and Storage Facility takes shape

The latest Finch West LRT flyover takes you over the new transit corridor, as we also have new images of the impressive facility where the light rail vehicles will be housed and maintained. It’s their home and workplace. This story goes up and even into the Finch West Light Rail Transit (LRT) line, thanks to … Continue reading Flying along Toronto’s Finch Avenue as Finch West LRT Maintenance and Storage Facility takes shape

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

Train time is anytime as Metrolinx reminds Credit River thrill seekers to stay off tracks for their own safety

The temperature outside is rising and so are the number of incidents involving trespassers, particularly with people using a railway overpass as a diving platform into the Credit River in Mississauga. “Emergency. Emergency. Emergency.” Holding their collective breath, the crew of a Lakeshore West GO train recently slammed on their brakes and made an urgent call … Continue reading Train time is anytime as Metrolinx reminds Credit River thrill seekers to stay off tracks for their own safety

New video shows Hurontario light rail transit storage facility taking shape

While everyone has been stuck at home, construction crews have continued to work bringing new transit to the communities in Peel Region. And here’s footage that will bring you up to speed. It’s not just spring birds enjoying the bright and clear skies. In the latest Hurontario Light Rail Transit (LRT) project video, take a … Continue reading New video shows Hurontario light rail transit storage facility taking shape

Drone video footage from Crosstown LRT project flies over Science Centre Station

The intersection of Don Mills Road and Eglinton Avenue East is already offering a few new interesting pieces to the city’s landscape. As part of the Eglinton Crosstown project, we have new video over some highlights of the ongoing build. Come fly with us. The latest Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit (LRT) project video provides … Continue reading Drone video footage from Crosstown LRT project flies over Science Centre Station