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: April 26, 2021*                                                                                                                                                                               

Completion: August 31, 2021                                                                                                                                                

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

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Notices & Reports

Project Contacts

Akram Khan, M.A.Sc., P.Eng.
Phone: (519) 288-0287203-1222

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

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