Open For Watercraft

Open For Watercraft

In advance of the Victoria Day long weekend, the west span of the #KingGeorgeVILiftBridge has once again been reopened for marine watercraft! Courtesy of Elgin County Archives, this photo from the St. Thomas Times-Journal was published on March 6, 1974 while then...
Project Completion Date Delayed

Project Completion Date Delayed

Despite best efforts, unexpected delays have pushed back the King George VI Lift Bridge re-opening date, to June 25, 2021. These delays are a result of the challenges associated with doing business during the COVID-19 pandemic. Health and Safety protocols and...
Motoring On!

Motoring On!

This week’s #KingGeorgeVILiftBridge featured photo showcases one of the new 30 Hp high speed motors that finally arrived today and is being installed. This week’s tasks completed has also included: Installation of the low speed components in both trunnion...