EllisDon is now on-site at Michael Garron Hospital (MGH) working to build the hospital’s redevelopment project. Below is a summary of construction activities currently occurring on the campus. For more information about any of the construction updates below or to sign up for regular email updates contact: @email
Sammon Avenue Driveway & Entrance Closure
The E-wing admitting entrance and driveway off of Sammon Avenue is now permanently closed to all vehicular and foot traffic.
The Coxwell lobby is now the main patient/visitor entrance from 6 a.m. - 11 p.m. unless accessing the emergency department or K wing. Pedestrian access to K wing off Sammon Avenue will remain however there will be no vehicular access or driveway parking available. From 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. all patients and visitors must enter the hospital via the emergency department
All users of wheel-trans must be dropped off and picked up at the main Coxwell Avenue entrance.
Excavation and drilling activities have begun at the corner of Cowell and Sammon Avenues. Excavation is anticipated to be complete by Summer 2019.
Demolition of E Wing
Demolition of the E wing on the south side of the campus has begun. Demolition will occur Monday – Saturday during City of Toronto bylaw hours and is anticipated to be complete in mid-January. During demolition, neighbours can expect to hear saw cutting, hammering, and some impact sounds with debris hitting the ground.
If you have any questions or concerns during demolition please call our locating department at 416-469-6580 ext. 6333 and ask to speak the redevelopment team member on call.
MGH’s parking lot has moved to make way for construction of the Ken and Marilyn Thomson Patient Care Centre. Learn more about where to park during your next visit.
Once complete, MGH’s Ken and Marilyn Thomson Patient Care Centre will have four levels of underground vehicular and bicycle parking, increasing the spots available on campus and minimizing traffic congestion on the surrounding streets.