UPDATE: The city ended its gravel road ban on June 13th. Roads in the county are still at 100 per cent axle weight 24 hours a day until further notice.

The city is increasing its gravel road ban. All gravel roads have been adjusted to 75 per cent axle weight 24-hours a day until further notice.

Road bans are used during the spring thaw when gravel roads are especially vulnerable to damage. One also remains in effect for all gravel roads in the County of Grande Prairie at 75 per cent axle weight 24-hours a day.