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Bylaw Services Weekly Update May 15-21, 2017: Be Alert, Accidents Hurt

(Fort McMurray, AB – May 12, 2017) – When on the road, your primary focus should be on your driving. Activities such as using a hand-held device, eating a meal or personal grooming distracts you from your driving performance and reduces your awareness.  

Remember that you share the road with other drivers, motorcyclists, cyclists and pedestrians. Stay focused on your driving and make every trip safe for you and others.

Photo radar vehicles will be located near the following areas for week of May 15-21, 2017:

  • MacKenzie Boulevard
  • Highway 63 in the Urban Service Area 
  • Franklin Avenue
  • Brett Drive
  • Confederation Way
  • 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 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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