Talbot and Lake Simcoe
Boundary Road Swing Bridge Replacement
Scope of Work
- Full replacement of steel swing bridge structure
- Repairs to concrete abutments
- Replacement of mechanical and electrical operating systems
Status:Construction contract awarded
Project ScheduleConstruction mobilization and bridge closure for vehicular traffic in fall 2020. Construction scheduled for completion in spring 2021.
Latest NewsJuly 30, 2020 - Swing Bridge Construction
MoreThe Boundary Road Swing Bridge is located on Simcoe Street near Bolsover. It was constructed in 1902.
Bolsover Dam at Lock 37 Replacement | City of Kawartha Lakes
The dam is located adjacent to Lock 37 on the Trent-Severn Waterway – a part of what is known as the historic Talbot section. The dam was replaced between 2014 and 2016.
Dam at Lock 38 Replacement | Near Bolsover
The Dam at Lock 38 was originally constructed in 1908 and has only undergone one minor rehabilitation since then. This project entails planning and procurement of specialized design services and then subsequent work undertaken in the coming years. Investigations conducted over the winter of 2017 determined that the Dam at Lock 38 will require a replacement.
Talbot Dam Replacement | Near Gamebridge
The Talbot Dam was originally constructed in 1905 and has only undergone one minor rehabilitation since then. Engineering investigations concluded that the most effective course of action at this time would be a full replacement of this asset. Construction work is scheduled for completion in late fall 2019.
Talbot Earth Dam Repairs | Talbot Area
Earth embankment dams across the watershed have been identified for rehabilitation or upgrades that may include repairs to washouts, removal of vegetation undermining their strength, and height increases.
Concrete Rehabilitation, Locks 39 - 41
The concrete lock and approach walls at Locks 39 – 41 have been refaced and/or replaced over the non-navigation seasons years beginning in 2016. When doing this work, care has been taken to maintain the historic look of this area.
August 10, 2017 - Community Update: Update on Parks Canada Construction Projects
May 16, 2017 - Community Update: Talbot Area
April 3, 2017 - Community Update: Walleye and Chorus Frog Surveys Underway
More Information: For questions or concerns, or to receive email updates, please contact us at Ont.TrentSevern@pc.gc.ca and include “Talbot and Lake Simcoe” in the subject heading, or reference a specific project.