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The Hurontario Light Rail Transit Project

The Hurontario LRT - Operations Maintenance Storage Facility

The OMSF is located just south of the 407 on the border of Brampton and Mississauga.

It features:

  • 10,634 m²building
  • Located in Brampton on 84,386 m²of land for future expansion options
  • Interior space for 42 light rail vehicles
  • Repair Shop
  • Material storage
  • Cleaning facility
  • Connections to Port Credit Go, Cooksville Go and Mississauga Transitway
  • Connections to MiWay, MiWay express, Brampton transit and Züm routes

Artist’s rendering showing the interior of the Operations Maintenance Storage Facility and the parked LRT vehicles

Major Construction Look Ahead

2020 milestonesStatus
Wet Utilities, including watermains, storm and sanitary systemsBegins Early 2021
Dry Utilities, including electrical, underground conduits and fibre opticsBegins Early 2021
Guideway System Construction, including track foundations and overhead catenary with cables to power the Light Rail Vehicles (LRV)Begins Summer 2021
TrackworkBegins Fall 2021
Site Restoration works, including new entrance asphalt, curbs and concrete sidewalkBegins Early 2022

Construction Review 2020

A look back at what was completed at the OMSF site in 2020 including fencing, temporary parking and more

A large field with a rectangle space dug up to showcase the area before the OMSF was under construction

2020 milestonesStatus

Fencing of Property

Complete

Installation of Environmental Protection including silt fencing

Complete

Construction of Access Haul Road

Complete

Construction of Temporary Parking, Lay-down Area and Site Office

Complete

Site Fill and Grading to create a level surface for the OMSF Building Construction

Complete

Construction of Retained Soil System (RSS) Wall for erosion protection

Began Summer 2020

Installation of a Pipe/Culvert to manage Water Runoff under the New Entrance to the site

Began Summer 2020

Excavation of Ponds for Stormwater Management

Began Fall 2020

Installation of Pipe/Culvert, creating a Tunnel Between Stormwater Management Ponds

Began Fall 2020

OMSF Building Construction

Began Fall 2020