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Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Weather Event Updated On: Aug 30, 2014, at 20:24

Environment Canada have issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for; Drumheller, Three Hills, Oyen, Coronation and Hanna. Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing strong wind gusts, dime to nickel size hail and heavy rain.


Major Road Closures in Sylvan Lake- Tour of Alberta

Traffic Event Updated On: Aug 22, 2014, at 09:21

All roads in and out of Sylvan Lake will be closed between 1 pm and 2.30 pm on September 4, to allow the Tour of Alberta to pass through the community. Please schedule your day with the road closures in mind to avoid potential disruptions.


Judah Hill closed for slide repair

Traffic Event Updated On: Aug 13, 2014, at 11:55

Highway 744 on Judah Hill will be closed from August 25 until late-October as crews rebuild the highway damaged in last year’s landslide. During the closure, crews will rebuild the highway using Styrofoam blocks as lightweight fill covered by clay and gravel. Anchors will also be installed in two nearby locations to help stabilize the ground. Detour signs will be installed to redirect traffic to Highway 2 and Highway 683.