Image shows crews working on a concrete slab.

Final section of concrete added to pedestrian tunnel – Train testing on western section of Crosstown LRT can now begin

Important progress made to enable test trains to move along the route, as new progress images also show temporary road decking being removed at Science Centre intersection. Not every section of concrete is like the last. Some literally pave the way for tremendous advancements, especially when it comes to the Eglinton Crosstown light rail transit route. Among a number of new photos of progress on … Continue reading Final section of concrete added to pedestrian tunnel – Train testing on western section of Crosstown LRT can now begin

Image shows the inside of the Science Centre, with large concrete walls and building equipment.

Give me shelter – Crosstown LRT project focuses on transit sanctums (Photos of the week)

Every journey needs safe havens. This update on progress on the Eglinton light rail transit (LRT) project focuses a camera lens on spaces – big and small – that offer shelter. The first comes from inside Science Centre station, where supports for the overhead power line are now up at platform level. While still looking a bit like a concrete cavern, you can start to … Continue reading Give me shelter – Crosstown LRT project focuses on transit sanctums (Photos of the week)