COVID-19 has hit a major transit project in Toronto.
Crosslinx Transit Solutions says 28 workers have the illness and another 70 are in isolation.
A Crosslinx spokeswoman says the cases are linked to employees and subcontractors at eight sites of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT.
Kristin Jenkins says 17 of the positive cases were community-acquired, 10 people were infected at work and one case is undetermined.
Jenkins says Crosslinx has started issuing formal written notices to workers not adhering to COVID-19 guidelines.
In October, Crosslinx took the provincial government to court over alleged COVID-19-related delays and cost overruns with the project.
Sign up for the Coronavirus Update newsletter to read the day’s essential coronavirus news, features and explainers written by Globe reporters and editors.