Load Bans

Roads are designed to support the weight of heavy trucks, within reason. To maximize the life of a road, and to minimize road maintenance costs, axle weight restrictions are implemented during the spring thaw period and restricted roadways are posted with signs.

Load Limit Bans - Loading Restrictions

Roads  Description Axle Percentage
Township Road 262 From Horse Creek Road to Heritage Hill Lift Station Rd.

From Heritage Hill Lift Station Rd to Range Road 43  
 50%
 
  
 50%
Towers Trail   From George Fox Trail to Municipality's South Boundary 75% Year-Round
Rolling Range Drive From Highway 22 to Towers Trail 75% Year-Round
Horse Creek Road From Highway 1A to MD of Rockyview Boundary Please refer to the Rocky View County website for load restrictions.
Remaining Municipal roads
100% Year-Round

River Avenue bridge - Weight Restrictions

Vehicle Part Weigh Restriction
Single Axle 16T
Tandem 29T
B-Train 40T

Additional Information
A street-use permit is required to drive or park a vehicle (or combination of attached vehicles), more than the weight restrictions on roadways within the Town (Traffic Bylaw 02/2005). For further information on load bans, route planning or street-use permits, contact Roads at 403-851-2590.