Toronto Hydro Underground Electrical Upgrade

EXPECTED PROJECT TIMELINE: September 2019 - November 2020

Please be advised that Toronto Hydro is planning to rebuild the aging underground electrical system in your community to help improve service reliability. The rebuild includes the replacement of existing electrical cables, transformers and switchgear within the city-owned property near your lot. Please note that we may require access to your property to install an underground pipe that connects the meter at your home to the main electrical line.

WORK AREA: The project area includes Steeles Avenue East (North), Markham Road (East), Passmore Avenue (South), and Middlefield Road (West).


Work hours
• Generally, work on this project will take place Monday to Friday, between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Weekend work may occur.

Possible power outages
• Throughout this project, planned power outages may be necessary to switch from the old to the new electrical system
• Toronto Hydro intends to provide you with advance notice of these outages

Posted by: Cynthia