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These hours may vary for different
towns and cities according to municipal
bylaws. If a municipality does establish
times different from these, the times will
be posted beneath the school sign.

You are not permitted to pass or
attempt to pass another vehicle travelling
in the same direction within a school zone,
when the zone is in effect.

The speed limit for both urban and
rural school zones is 30 km/h unless
otherwise posted.

SCHOOL ZONE ENDS:

A school zone ends where a traffic
sign indicates:
1. a higher maximum speed, or
2. the end of the school zone.

   

SCHOOL AREA

When you approach a school sign
without a speed sign attached to it, you
are entering a school area. This sign is to
alert drivers that children may be walking
or crossing the road and you must use
caution when driving through the school
area.

SCHOOL CROSSWALK

This sign alerts drivers to watch
for pedestrians.

Playground zones
and areas

PLAYGROUND ZONE:

When you approach
a playground sign with
a maximum speed sign
attached to it, you are
entering a playground
zone. You must not
exceed the posted
speed, when the zone
is in effect.

Playground restrictions are in effect
every day from 8:30 a.m. to one hour
after sunset.

These hours may vary for different
towns and cities according to municipal
bylaws. If a municipality does establish
times different from these, the times will
be posted beneath the playground sign.

You are not permitted to pass
or attempt to pass another vehicle
travelling in the same direction within
a playground zone when the speed
restriction is in effect. 

 

CHAPTER TWO                                                                                                                                     TRAFFIC CONTROL  31

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