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  
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.