Traffic Safety

Leduc’s traffic safety program is enhanced through a policing partnership between Leduc Enforcement Services and Leduc RCMP. The goals of this program are to reduce collisions and provide safe roads in the city and surrounding area.


Automated Traffic Enforcement (ATE)

Traffic safety efforts will be deployed to locations throughout the City of Leduc. ATE will be setup in the following zones for the month of September:

School Zones / Areas  
Motorists can expect to see ATE in school zones for the month when school zones restrictions are in effect. School zones are in effect every school day from 8 to 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and 3 to 4:30 p.m. The speed limit in school zones is 30 km/hr.
  • 48th Street and Black Gold Drive (at/near Leduc Junior High School) 
  • Coady Blvd (at/near Caledonia School)
  • 46th Avenue (at/near East Elementary School)
  • Corinthia Drive (at/near Leduc Composite High School)
  • Alton Drive (at/near Leduc Estates/St. Benedict School)
  • 51st Street (at/near Linsford Park School)
  • 52nd Street (at/near Willow Park School)
  • West Haven Boulevard (West Haven School)
  • Corinthia Drive (at/near Corinthia Park School)
  • 48A Street (at/near Leduc Jr. high)
  • Black Gold Drive (at/near Leduc Jr. High)
  • Southpark Drive(at/near Notre Dame School)
Playground Zones  
Motorists can expect to see ATE in playgound zones year round. Playground zomes are in efect every day from 8:30 a.m. to 1 hour past sunset. The speed limit in playground zones in 30 km/hr.
  • Southfork Drive (at/near Mckinley Park)
  • Caledonia Drive (at/near Rainbow Park)
  • Bridgeport Blvd (at/near Harry Bienert Park)
  • Southwick Way (at/near Cst Jose Agostinho Park)
  • Robinson Drive (at/near Ruddy Park)
  • Sheppard Circle (at/near McKinley Park North)
  • Windrose Drive (at/near Doris Smith Park)
  • Schubert Street (at/near Knie Park)
  • West Haven Drive (at/near Lillian Camp Park)
  • Deer Valley Road (at/near Mary Marsh Park)
  • Ameena Drive (at/near Mary Marsh Park)
Regular Zones  
You can expect to see ATE in the following areas for the month.
  • Highway 39 near Deer Valley Drive / West Haven Boulevard
  • 50th Avenue near Discovery Way
  • Grant MacEwan Boulevard near 50th Avenue
  • 50th Street near 43A Avenue
  • 50th Street near 47th Avenue
  • 50th Street near Grant MacEwan Boulevard
NOTE: Our efforts may also include the other approved locations found around the city. Please check out our MAP for more information on the enforcement zones around Leduc.
 

To learn more about ATE:


Distracted Driving

On Jan. 1, 2016 the provincial Distracted Driving Law came into effect with a penalty of $287 and 3 demerit points. If a motorist creates a serious collision while driving distracted, they can expect a $543 ticket, with 6 demerit points for careless driving. Learn more about distracted driving in Leduc.


Other community safety initiatives include:

  • Speed awareness signs
  • Utility trailers, RVs, quads and heavy vehicles
  • Child seat safety check in partnership with Alberta Health nurses
  • Bicycle safety clinics
  • Stop sign and traffic violations
  • Routine patrols

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