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Fort Chipewyan Winter Road Temporarily Closed

(Fort McMurray, AB – March 4, 2017) – Due to repairs on a section of the Fort Chipewyan Winter Road, the road has been temporarily closed.

Crews arrived on-site this afternoon to begin repairs, which are expected to be completed overnight. The load limit is expected to return to 45,000 kg once the repair is completed. The public will be notified when the road reopens.

All municipal winter roads and trails are being monitored and updates will be provided as available based on weather conditions.

Updates will be provided regularly as required. Check the following sources for the latest information:


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