Construction at Spadina and Queen nearing an end

18 Jul

The last two days they have been pouring the cement between the rails and grinding the tracks to create a seamless surface for the streetcars.

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Motorists will be pleased to see that the intersection is beginning to appear more normal.


                           This is how it appeared last week.

To view the post about the hidden underground washroom from the 1920s at the intersection:

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There Never Was a Better Time:

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