You are here: Home / About Us / Renew Sinai / Construction Alerts

Construction Alerts

locatoin impact reason timeline
Elevator Modernization
Murray Street, University Avenue and Patient service elevators will be modernized.
Longer than usual elevator wait times. To improve the elevator experience throughout Mount Sinai. 2019 to 2022
Closure of Stair 2 (exits behind Second Cup on the main floor) 
On floor 9, this stairwell may only be used to access floors above.  On floor 4, this stairwell may only be used to access lower floors.
To accommodate ongoing redevelopment activities. April to June 2019
7th floor construction To build our new Surgical Services area. 2018 to 2022.

Temporary reduction of parking spots in Murray Street surface lot
No westbound exit from lot

Relocation of EllisDon site office to 60 Murray Street

4th Floor ( University Wing)
Old Ophthalmology Clinic/Department of Medicine Area

Renovation required for the Department of Medicine and Gen. Surgery Ongoing until Fall 2018.

Scaffolding Installation near the Tunnel to SickKids and Toronto General Hospital
Level 1

To improve the hospital’s heating and cooling systems. Scaffolding to be installed April 16 and 17.

Emergency Driveway Closure
Our Emergency Driveway is restricted to ambulances, police vehicles and pedestrians only, but we remain open to all patients. See a map.


In order to continue providing exceptional service and care, we need to evolve with the growing population and changing needs of our patients, families and clients. This change is effective March 5, 2018.