New Photo Radar Site Established at Dr Ken Sauer School Zone
On August 28, 2017 a 30km/h school/playground zone can into effect with the opening of the new Dr. Ken Sauer School located on 11th Avenue NE and Terrace Drive NE. With those locations established as a school/playground zone, they now meets the criteria under the Province of Alberta Automated Traffic Enforcement Technology guidelines and have been approved for use as a photo radar enforcement site. The newly established sites are:
Site 663 – Dr. Ken Sauer School zone – 11 Avenue NE Eastbound
Site 664 – Dr. Ken Sauer School zone – 11 Avenue NE Westbound
Site 665 – Dr. Ken Sauer School zone – Terrace Drive NE Northbound
Site 666 – Dr. Ken Sauer School zone – Terrace Drive NE Southbound
As per the provincial guidelines, the Medicine Hat Police Service will advertise these new photo radar sites on the website for a period of three months. Following the three-month advertising period, photo radar warning tickets will be issued to violators for a period of one month, starting on December 1, 2018. Enforcement will commence at the completion of this four-month educational period, and is expected to begin on January 1, 2018. In the meantime, conventional police enforcement of this location will occur.
All school/playground zones within the City of Medicine Hat are posted at 30km/h between the hours of 7:30am and 9:00pm.
Medicine Hat Police Service