Snow route parking ban declared

January 3, 2014

A snow route parking ban has been declared by Strathcona County for all collector roads in Sherwood Park. Effective Monday, January 6, 2014 at 7 a.m. parking restrictions will be enforced. This is to ensure safe and efficient snow clearing on all collector roads.

The parking ban will remain in effect until the snow has been windrowed and removed. Vehicles parked on roadways marked with permanent snow route signage will be towed, and the owner issued a $250 ticket.

To see a list of collector roads in Sherwood Park or to sign up for parking ban notifications

Parking ban information is available through:
• Snow Route Notice:  to sign up for email alerts
• Snow Line: 780-400-2111 (automated message)
• Twitter: @StrathcoCounty
• Facebook: www.facebook.com/Strathcona.County
• Digital signs on roadways
• Local media

Set in the centre of Alberta’s energy and agricultural heartland, Strathcona County is a thriving, successful and vibrant community of more than 92,000 residents. Strathcona County is made up of the urban area of Sherwood Park and a large adjacent rural area of farms, acreages and smaller hamlets. It is home to 75 per cent of refining in Western Canada. With a focus on economic, governance, social, cultural and environmental sustainability, Strathcona County is committed to balancing the unique needs of its diverse community.

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Contact:

Ian Gray
Director, Transportation and Agriculture Services
780-417-7100