Norfolk County Road 45 Bridge Replacement, EIS-ENG-22-55
Contractor Norfolk County
Sierra Bridge Inc. Project Manager,
Eric Carriere Jeff Demeulemeester, CET
(519) 533-2131 (519) 426-5870 ext. 8087
After hours emergency 1-877-298-5888
Project Construction Cost – $2,067,985 (Design and Build)
Proposed Start Date – April 2023
Estimated Completion Date – November 2023
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the work being completed, please reach out to the appropriate individual shown above.
Norfolk County Council has approved the construction for the replacement of the existing Road 45 Bailey Bridge located on Norfolk County Road 45, approximately 1.8km east of Norfolk County Highway 59 as per the completed Schedule B – Municipal Class Environmental Assessment. The existing bridge will be replaced with a new prefabricated steel bridge superstructure with a clear width of 5.7m. Associated roadwork will also be completed to the bridge approaches and will be planned and permitted by Long Point Region Conservation Authority.
See attached map for Project Location.
Information for the Public
Currently, Norfolk County Road 45 at the existing bridge is closed to through traffic. The road/bridge will remain closed until the completion of the bridge replacement and associated roadwork.
Garbage and recycling collection services will remain the same as is. The proposed construction is not anticipated to affect the currently garbage/recycling collection operations.
This project is funded through contributions from Canada Community-Building Fund (Formerly Federal Gas Tax), as the Federal and Provincial levels of Government continue to assist Norfolk County with infrastructure requirements.