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.

Media Contact:

Sgt. White

Traffic Unit
Medicine Hat Police Service
Ph: 403-529-8471