Waverley Underpass Construction Update #7

December 18, 2018

A successful 2018 is coming to a close and we are looking forward to our final year of major construction for this project. The underpass is on schedule to be open to traffic in Fall 2019.

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Construction Work to date

Underpass bridge construction was completed in late August 2018, and trains are now operating over the new bridge. The rail detour is now being removed. Intersection improvements at Wilkes Avenue and Waverley Street, the twinning of Hurst Way, and new eastbound Taylor Avenue lanes have also been completed.

For an overview of the construction project as of July 2018, please see flyover video available at the project website or on YouTube here.


Upcoming Works

Work on the project will continue through Winter 2018-2019 and will include:

  •          Removal of the rail detour
  •          Bulk excavation of the underpass along Waverley
  •          Pump station and underpass land drainage works

Traffic will remain operating on the detour road over the Winter 2018-2019.