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Bylaw Services Weekly Update: March 27-April 2, 2017: April is Pet Licensing Month

(Fort McMurray, AB – March 24, 2017) – Did you know that dog and cat licences expire at the end of March? All pets are required to be registered within the RMWB.

Visit for more information and to download the application to register your domestic pets.

Fees for pet licensing:
Altered (spayed or neutered) animal licence: $15 a year
Unaltered animal licence: $50 a year
Replacement tags: $5

Photo radar vehicles will be located near the following areas for week of March 27-April 2, 2017:

  • Ross Haven Drive
  • Brett Drive
  • Plamondon Drive
  • King Street
  • Hospital Street
  • School Zones within the Urban Service Area

NEW photo radar locations:

  • Callen Drive
  • Coventry Drive
  • Heritage Drive
  • Christina Gordon Public School
  • St. Kateri Catholic School
  • Walter and Gladys Hill Public School

To view a list of photo radar locations, please visit

DriveSafe Intersection Safety Systems are active at the following intersections:

  • Thickwood Boulevard and Silin Forest Road
  • Thickwood Boulevard and Woodland Drive
  • Thickwood Boulevard and Cornwall Drive 
  • Thickwood Boulevard and Real Martin Drive
  • Franklin Avenue and Tamarack Village Mall
  • Franklin Avenue and Hospital Street
  • Confederation Way and Paquette Drive

We ask motorists to be mindful of posted speed limits and to obey traffic signals.


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