Unless otherwise posted, the maximum speed on City streets is 40 km/hr, (20 km/hr in lanes).
U-Turns are permitted only at the intersection of streets not controlled by traffic lights, and only when it is safe to do so.
No person shall ride a skateboard/roller-skates on any private property, including any area and its passageways that is intended for the parking of vehicles, without first obtaining permission to do so from the owner of the property. No person shall ride a skateboard/roller-skates on any street or sidewalk in the downtown area.
The “Rules of the Road” in the Traffic Bylaw and Highway Traffic Act also apply to bicycles.
Hitchhiking is Prohibited.
Vehicle parking in the downtown core receive one hour free parking when parked in on-street parking spots.
There are three metered parking lots in the downtown area, and the cost for parking in the metered lots is $0.10 per hour. You can receive up to five hours at a time for $0.50. There are two “pay and display lots in the downtown area, and the cost for parking in the pay and display lots is $0.25 per hour to a maximum of $2.00 per day. In certain circumstances, parking lot permits may be obtained from City Hall, eliminating the need to pay through parking meters or the pay and display machines. Downtown parking is enforced by Parking Meter Attendants.
Vehicles over 6 metres long cannot park on a street longer than one hour.
Unattached trailers cannot be parked on any street.
Except where otherwise posted, vehicles cannot be parked on a street in the same location longer than 48 hours.
Unauthorized vehicles parking in a Reserved Handicapped Space is prohibited.
Inquires or complaints should be directed to Police Services at 306.848.3250.