NOTICE - School Zone Changes in the Town of Westlock

There have been some important changes to the Traffic Bylaw within the Town of Westlock.

The following changes are being implemented:

  1. School Zones have been changed to Playground Zones.
  2. Playground Zone effective times are 8:00 AM till one hour after Sunset.
  3. The speed limit in Playground Zones is 30 km/hr during these times.
  4. Playground Zones are in effect 7 days a week 365 days a year.
  5. The exceptions are, which will remain School Zones;
    • 99 Street behind St. Mary’s School, and 
    • 102 Avenue on the east side of R.F. Staples Secondary School.
  6. Roads which remain posted as School Zones have a speed limit of 30 km/hr from 8:00 AM till 4:30 PM on school days.
  7. The speed limit on local roads within the Town of Westlock has been changed to 40 km/hr unless otherwise posted (the 50km/hr speed limit on Highway #18 and #44 has not changed).

Please watch for the new signage in these areas and slow down.

If you have any questions please contact the Town of Westlock Municipal Enforcement Services at 780-350-2107 or visit the Town of Westlock website at www.westlock.ca.