Bridge Construction set to
start in Teedie Park
Teedie Park users will
soon have a new multi-use bridge for crossing the Little River municipal drain.
Construction of the new
pedestrian crossing between park land in Wards 7 and 8 will begin on February
1, 2021, and is expected to be completed in May, weather permitting. The east-end park will be closed during
construction to ensure work crews are able to work as safely and quickly as
When complete, the new 35-metre bridge
crossing will connect the two existing trails on either side of Little River.
"I am very excited for the new
bridge construction in Teedie Park to begin," said Ward 7 Councillor
Jeewen Gill. "This bridge is going to be a great new addition to
provide residents with a connection between two trails which will serve as a
great asset in leisure and healthy attractive developments in our area.”
Ward 8 Councillor Gary Kaschak said
the construction of a new multi-use bridge is “fantastic news for the East
Windsor Community and trail system.”
“This will ensure our residents have
improved walkability and access by making connectivity to the many trails and
parks in this area so much easier,” continued Councillor Kaschak. “Great collaboration
from all levels of Government for this terrific neighbourhood upgrade and
The project received
positive feedback during public consultation and is now ready to go.