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Bylaw Services Weekly Update: Oct. 10-16: Winter parking restrictions start soon

(Fort McMurray, AB – October 7, 2016) – Winter will soon be here! With the colder weather comes the Winter Maintenance Zones program, which starts Monday, Oct. 17. Everyone is reminded that each neighbourhood’s zone will be active on the same weekday, every week until April 15, 2017. On the day that your zone is active, on-street parking will be unavailable from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. This will allow Municipal crews to clear a safe path for residents, emergency vehicles and Municipal equipment. Look for the sign on your street and check rmwb.ca/snowplow for up-to-date information on Winter Maintenance Zones.

Photo radar vehicles will be located near the following areas for week of Oct. 10-16, 2016:

  • Thickwood Boulevard between Highway 63 and Signal Road
  • Confederation Way and Eglert Drive
  • Plamondon Drive
  • Highway 63 near 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

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