In April 2018, City Council approved a contribution of up to $1.463 billion to Metrolinx as part of the procurement of the SmartTrack Station Program. As part of the program, six new stations are proposed at the following locations:

  • St. Clair-Old Weston (Kitchener rail corridor near the St. Clair Avenue West / Old Weston Road intersection);
  • King-Liberty (Kitchener rail corridor near the King Street West / Sudbury Street intersection);
  • East Harbour (Lakeshore East/Stouffville rail corridor between the Don River and Eastern Avenue);
  • Gerrard-Carlaw (Lakeshore East/Stouffville rail corridor at the Gerrard Street East / Carlaw Avenue intersection);
  • Lawrence-Kennedy (Stouffville rail corridor at Lawrence Avenue East); and
  • Finch-Kennedy (Stouffville rail corridor at Finch Avenue East).

Notice of Completion of Environmental Project Report

On July 19, 2018, the City and Metrolinx, as co-proponents, completed an Environmental Project Report (EPR) in accordance with Ontario Regulation 231/08, Transit Projects and Metrolinx Undertakings for six new SmartTrack stations. Metrolinx and the City of Toronto intend to proceed with the project in accordance with the EPR. The EPR for the six new SmartTrack stations is now available online, on Metrolinx’s website, and at the locations listed on the Notice of Completion for a 30-day public review period starting July 20, 2018 and ending on August 20, 2018.

Timeline


On-going

  • Station Planning and Design
  • Document Existing Conditions
  • Assessment Potential Impacts

Late 2017 


Early 2018 


Mid 2018 


Late 2018 (We are here)

  • TPAP Notice of Completion
  • RPP for Procurement