Current Road Bans

Effective March 23rd, 2018 at 8:00AM a road ban will be placed on all municipal oiled, base coursed and paved roads in Special Areas 2, 3 and 4 restricting bus, truck and trailer traffic to Seventy-five percent (75%) of authorized load limits; and on all gravel roads restricting loads to 100% of authorized limits.

EXCEPTIONS:
Except as allowed under the act or regulation.

The following roads are restricted to One Hundred percent (100%) of authorized load limits:
-TWP 25-0 (Former Secondary Highway 565) from Pollockville to Highway 36;
-Hanna Access (TWP 31-2) from Highway 36 to Hanna;
-TWP 28-0 from Why 41 to Rng Rd 4-1 (Pioneer Elevator Road)

Please contact RoaData Services Ltd. for automated road ban information service, 1-888-830-7623 (Feb 15- July 15 Annually) info@roadata.com.

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES - Do not use these route at this time. Alternate routes should be taken

Twp. Rd. 35-0  from Range Road 5-0 to Range Road 5-5.

RR 8-1 from Hwy 12 to TR 35-0 - closed until Monday April 23, 2018.

TR 34-5A from TR 35-0 to TR 34-3A - closed until Monday April 23, 2018.

TR 24-0 from RR 5-2 to RR 6-1 - closed until Friday April 27, 2018.

 

Current Fire Bans

Effective April 20, 2018 the Special Areas Board is informing the public that there is a Fire Advisory in effect and extends throughout Special Areas No, 2, 3 & 4.

Safe campfires are allowed in campgrounds and random camping areas, but may be restricted if conditions do not improve. Incinerator fires are permitted at a minimum distance of 30m away from structures and 3m away from combustible materials. Controlled Burns may be restricted.

The Towns, Villages or Provincial Parks within the Special Areas handle their own restrictions and should be contacted directly.

Hanna District Office - 403-854-5625
Oyen District Office - 403-664-3618
Consort District Office - 403-577-3523

For further information contact:
Glen Durand at (403) 779-3733