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Construction Has Begun at Snye Park in Preparation for WinterPLAY

(Fort McMurray, AB – January 30, 2017) – Residents are advised that construction has begun at Snye Park in preparation for the 2017 WinterPLAY Festival. 

Snye Park is open to the public but access is limited for the following uses:

  • Snye Park is open to pedestrian traffic as per its regular schedule.
  • Those who wish to snowmobile on the Clearwater River are still able to access the Snye Point parking lot for loading and unloading
  • Vehicles are not permitted on the cleared portion of the Snye River.

Signage and barricades are in place and residents are reminded to obey posted signage for their safety.

The 2017 WinterPLAY Festival takes place from Feb. 24 – 26. For more information, go to


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