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Scarborough Subway Extension LIVE - May 31, 2021

Join the Scarborough Subway Extension team LIVE to have your questions answered. 

Please join us on May 31, 2021 at 6:30PM where our project team will present up to date information and answer your questions about construction and the status of the project. The panel will include experts from project delivery team. 

Metrolinx will provide a brief presentation followed by a question-and-answer session. Our virtual platform will allow you to vote on the questions you’d most like answered, and the order our experts take them in will be based on popularity (total votes). We encourage you to submit and vote on questions now. You may also submit questions during the meeting. 

 

Agenda

6:30: Meeting Begins/ Opening Remarks

6:35: SSE Project Update Presentation

6:40: Questions and Answers

7:25: Wrap up & Closing Remarks

Meet the Speakers

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Arad Mohaghegh

Senior Project Manager, Scarborough Subway Extension

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Michael Hodge

Program Sponsor, Scarborough Subway Extension Project

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Georgina Collymore

Manager, Community Engagement, Scarborough Subway Extension

Other Participants

  • Jenny Mathura, Sponsor, Scarborough Subway Extension

Format & Accessibility

Questions will be answered based on popularity (total votes). We aim to answer all questions.

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Anonymous's avatar
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:31

With the Scarborough Centre station being located along McCowan, will there be a new pathway to the Scarborough Towne Centre.

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:32

With Line 2 being extended into Scarborough, will Line 2 be receiving new trains for this extension.

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:35

Will the station at Sheppard Avenue have provision for a future LRT connection running east from the station?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:36

Will there be Platform Screen Doors on the SSE

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:36

Can you please give an overview of the transit solutions being considered between when the SRT shuts down and the SSE opens (especially for getting downtown)?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:36

How long will it take for the station at McCowan and Sheppard to be completed?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:38

The contracted company boring the tunnels shows a rough-in for five stations. Is there plans for the other two sites in the near future and if so, where?

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Will there be provisions made to allow for a future station close to Brimley and Eglinton?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:39

Should the Scarborough residents along McCowan road corridor worried about this tunnel boring noise, dust, drilling damages to their properties and health?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:41

What are the plans from the Don Mills stop to the Sheppard East Extension?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:41

Scarborough Extension should go up to Malvern Town Centre Mall for people to get to work early instead of waiting for 131, 133, 134 routes

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:42

What are the health costs to residents with windows and balcony doors facing Sheppard in the one residential building facing any side of the construction site?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:42

Which houses will be expropriated on McCowan and Lawrence to build the station?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:43

Will the extension be accessible to those living in Kennedy Commons?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:44

Do we have a rough idea of the cost to connect either Line 4 or create a sheppard east LRT between Don Mills Station to McCowan or Malvern.

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:44

Where will the new bus terminals be located at the Scarborough Centre Station and the Lawrence Station.

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:45

Will the Existing bus terminal at the Scarborough Towne Centre be only for regional bus services.

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:45

When will construction begins and how long will this project takes?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:46

According to the EPR addendum, PPUDO for McCowan/Shep is at the north end of the station. Will there be pedestrian access to the station from the east/Sheppard?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:47

When will construction start in the Lawrence McCowan intersection? Will this affect the hospital? Will there be night time construction?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:48

Will Scarborough extension going to cause any impact on any business and commuters on Eglington, Danforth and McCowan Rd?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:49

How will Metrolinx compensate for any personal or property damages caused by this Scarborough line extension?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:50

What are the chances of this construction causing multiple communication or electrical outage for the residents along Eglington, Danforth and McCowan Rd?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:50

What are the obstacle Danforth-McCowan property owners going to face during this construction? Will the fence or trees in my property get removed?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:52

Will Metrolinx contractors vehicles or construction equipment be parked in properties along danforth-McCowan?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:53

Will there be protected structure for Sheppard Subway Extension near/under Sheppard station?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:53

I was trying to get some information about the survey,unable to get hold. Do we have a delicate person to response any questions or concerns in the future.

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:54

Why the station structure is not build while the tunnel boring machine is working?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:54

Where can I find the architecture plan drawings of the three stations?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:55

How many parking and drop-off will be build for each station?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:55

Will Kennedy station need to be closed in any time of construction?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:55

Will there be space reversed for line 5 coming out east of Kennedy?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:56

Are there any development above the station building?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:57

How deep are each of the stations? How long will it take to get to the platform level from the entrances? How far along is the subway station design, 0%? 30%?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 16:58

Is Metrolinx planning for at-grade or underground bus terminal at each station? What is Metrolinx planning to do with the space above the proposed bus terminal?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:59

When is construction beginning for the scarborough town centre area ?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 16:59

Hi, will the tunnel go underneath homes on its route?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 17:00

couple of months ago I received a letter advising that I should be aware that the subway construction may cause issues at my address (1 block from McCowan).

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:01

Will existing bus lines enter a station or stop on the street? Example, Sheppard Ave E, Ellesmere, Lawrence Ave E

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:01

As I live near McCowan and Sheppard, the construction is moving relatively fast. Is it possible for the construction to complete earlier?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:02

What is the expected duration of construction? And how many construction jobs will be created over the course of the project's lifecycle? trades and admin jobs?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:02

Are there any plans to leave room for infill stations in the future, such as a station at Danforth and Eglinton?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:03

Will Strabag and its subcontractors have government support to hire apprentices to help address upcoming trades shortages? is this CBs or something else?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 17:04

When exactly the construction of the new line will begin? What is the closest estimate?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:05

You forgot to mention that passengers who are travelling to/from York Region will have connections to YRT services at Sheppard Station

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 17:06

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:06

What's going to be the name of the station at McCowan & Lawrence?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:07

What input did people living across the street from strabag construction at sheppard ave give? Can't open our windows for fresh air.

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:07

What are the expected impact to Highland Creek where SSE crosses? Any mitigation measures?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:09

Where exactly is the Scarborough Center station to be located

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:09

Will the launch site at Sheppard have construction activity 24 hours 7 days?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:10

Will there be twin-tunnels or just one large tunnel with both eastbound and westbound tracks?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:10

Will the surface route on McCowan be impacted and for how long?

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Jun 22, 2021 - 17:11

STC bus terminal exists-KISS=connect up-and-aid connection future Sheppard Subway Extension from DM to STC

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 17:11

When is the RT being closed ?

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 17:12

Thanks everyone

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Anonymous
Jun 22, 2021 - 17:12

Fantastic meeting... thank you very much for the update and the information! looking forward to future updates and best of luck!

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