Meeks Bridge Replacement

Meeks Bridge Replacement

Project Description

The County of Elgin is undertaking a detailed design and contract administration for the replacement of the Meeks Bridge on Sparta Line (County Road 27), within the Township of Southwold. 

Meeks Bridge which spans Kettle Creek was constructed in 1900 is a single span, steel double-intersection Warren truss (Double Warren) with verticals bridge structure. The bridge currently contains a posted load limit restriction of 8 tonnes, and is planned to be replaced in 2021.

Construction Schedule

Construction Start: Spring 2021*                                                                                                                                                                                Estimated Completion: Fall 2021*                                                                                                                                                      

* Please note that the timelines are approximate and will vary depending on weather and other factors.

Construction Detour

A tailored construction detour will be in place throughout the duration of the project.  More detailed information will be provided in future.

Notices & Reports

Project Contacts



Scott Roberts, P.Eng.                                                                                  E-mail:                                                        Phone: (289) 288-0287 ext. 6830



Brian Lima, P.Eng.                                                                                      E-mail:                                                                          Phone: (519) 631-1460 ext. 117