With the warmer weather expected in the coming days – load limits on the winter roads are changing.
The RMWB says effective Sunday, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., the day limits will be reduced to 5,000 kg on the La Loche and Lac La Biche Winter Trails.
They will return to posted levels in the evening which is at 27,500 kg for La Loche and unrestricted for Lac La Biche.
As for the Fort Chipewyan Winter Road, on Monday the limit is also being changed to 5,000 kg between 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. – going back to 45,000 kg in the evening.
The municipality is also reminding people who use these roads to expect icy conditions because of the warmer temperatures.