The County of Simcoe hereby advises and notifies all affected parties of the pending Bear Creek Bridge Replacement Work. The structure is located over the Bear Creek on County Road 56, approximately 700 m south of Sideroad 30, at Lot 29, Concession 6/7 in the Township of Essa, County of Simcoe.
The Work includes the removal and replacement of the Bear Creek Bridge, as well as approximately 600 m of associated reconstruction. As a result, County Road 56 will be Closed for Bridge Replacement beginning July 4, 2016, and is expected to reopen December 23, 2016.
The northern limit of the Road Closure will be immediately south of the entrance to Bear Creek
Golf Course. with the southern limit approximately 200 m south of the existing structure.
Motorists are encouraged to utilize County Roads 90, 27 and 21 to bypass the Closure.