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Bylaw Services Weekly Update Aug. 7 – 13, 2017

(Fort McMurray, AB – August 4, 2017) – Did you know that we have a Vehicle for Hire Bylaw? You may not be aware that when taking a taxi, limo or shuttle, the music or radio may only be turned on with the consent of the patron, that smoking is not permitted and that the driver is not permitted to take phone calls while transporting patrons.  

If you have any questions or concerns related to our Vehicle for Hire Bylaw, please call 780-788-4200.

Photo radar vehicles will be located near the following areas for week of Aug. 7 – 13, 2017:

  • Alberta Drive
  • Franklin Avenue
  • Highfield Street
  • Rainbow Creek Drive
  • Dickins Drive
  • Thickwood Boulevard

*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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