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Bylaw Services Weekly Update: Nov. 14-20, 2016

(Fort McMurray, AB – November 10, 2016) – Fewer daylight hours means that it’s harder to see pedestrians. We’re reminding motorists to be especially careful when approaching crosswalks and school zones. 

We urge pedestrians to only use marked crosswalks as they’re designed for increased visibility. Pedestrians can increase visibility by wearing reflective or lighter coloured clothing. Let’s work together to improve safety!

Photo radar vehicles will be located near the following areas for week of Nov. 14-20, 2016:

  • Confederation Way
  • MacKenzie Boulevard
  • Thickwood Boulevard
  • Highway 63 between Hospital Street and Beacon Hill
  • Highway 69
  • School Zones within the Urban Service Area

To view a list of photo radar locations, please visit rmwb.ca/photoradar.

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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