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Municipality announces spring load limits for roads

(Fort McMurray, AB – March 22, 2019) – Load limits on gravel and cold mix roads will be lowered to 75% of the Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) effective March 23, until further notice.

Some municipal roads are restricted to reduced axle weights due to seasonal conditions such as spring thaw. Restrictions help preserve the lifespan of roads. 

The following gravel / cold mix roads are affected:
True North Road
Barge Landing
Aostra Road
Tower Road
Draper Road
A-Frame Road
Anzac crossover / Stoney Mountain Road
Chard Access Road
West Conklin Road 

For more information on spring road load limits, residents can contact Pulse at 780-743-7000, or 1-800-973-9663 (toll free), or visit Pulse Online at rmwb.ca/pulse.


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