A- A+

Information Bulletins

June 2017

Avoid the blind spot beside large trucks – June 2, 2017

May 2017

Highway 19 fix-up to improve safety, traffic flow – May 10, 2017
Motorcyclists and drivers need to share the road - May 4, 2017
Off-highway vehicle helmets required by May 15 - May 1, 2017

April 2017

Province gets big trucks off Tofield town roads - April 26, 2017
Safe speeds can save lives - April 4, 2017

March 2017

Province honours transportation innovation - March 14, 2017

February 2017

Stop the texts and you’ll stop the wrecks - February 8, 2017

January 2017

Bad habits collide in intersections - January 5, 2017

December 2016

Drunk or high – you can’t drive! - December 1, 2016

November 2016

Pedestrian safety is everyone’s business - November 4, 2016

September 2016

Traffic safety fund targets local solutions - September 24, 2016
Students get lessons on traffic safety - September 13, 2016

August 2016

Alberta’s Office of Traffic Safety is reminding drivers to be extra cautious as students return to school - August 31, 2016
Class 3 drivers will need medical documentation to enter U.S.- August 24, 2016
Fence will protect wildlife along Highway 3 - August 18
Drugged driving is impaired driving - August 5, 2016

July 2016

Southwest Calgary Ring Road construction begins - July 8, 2016
Alberta invests more than $100,000 in Whitecourt water project – July 8, 2016
Alberta invests more than $3 million in Lac Ste. Anne County water projects – July 8, 2016
GreenTRIP criteria changed to leverage federal money - July 6, 2016

June 2016

Alberta invests more than $2.2 million in St. Paul region water projects – June 30, 2016
Alebrta invests more than $1.8 million in Mackenzie County water projects – June 30, 2016
Alberta invests $150,000 in High Level water project – June 30, 2016
Alberta invests more than $2 million in Municipal District of Greenview water project – June 30, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $10 million in Grande Prairie water projects – June 30, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $2 million in Yellowhead County water projects – June 30, 2016
Alberta invests more than $1.8 million in Wembley water project – June 30, 2016
Alberta invests $3.5 million in Redcliff water project – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests more than $10 million in MD of Opportunity water projects – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests more than $500,000 in Taber water projects – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests more than $600,000 in Smoky River Regional Water Management Commission projects – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests more than $600,000 in Westlock Regional Water Services Commission project – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests more than $7.8 million in Crownest Pass water project – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests more than $2 million in Lac La Biche County water project – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $600,000 in Nobleford water project – June 29, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $700,000 in Capital Region Parkland water project – June 28, 2016
Alberta invests more than $300,000 in Sturgeon County water project – June 28, 2016
Alberta invests more than $600,000 in Lamont water project – June 28, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $1.3 million in Wetaskiwin water project – June 28, 2016
Alberta invests more than $6 million in Cold Lake water projects – June 28, 2016
Alberta invests in Henry Kroeger Regional Water Services Commission project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests $3.7 million in Thorhild water project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests $500,000 in Mountain View Regional Water Services Commission project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests $1.6 million in Canmore water project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests $15,000 in Rockyford water project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests $3.7 million in Bassano water project -– June 27, 2016
Alberta invests more than $200,000 in Vilna water project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $600,000 in Forty Mile water project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests more than $400,000 in Pincher Creek water project – June 27, 2016
Alberta invests nearly $1 million in Milk River water project – June 27, 2016
Springbank Reservoir to get federal environmental review – June 24, 2016
Alberta invests $11 million in Devon water project – June 24, 2016
Alberta invests $650,000 in Hay Lakes water project – June 24, 2016
Alberta invests $750,000 in Rimbey water projects – June 24, 2016
Alberta invests $6 million in Consort water project – June 24, 2016
Alberta invests $1.9 million in Vermilion water project – June 24, 2016

Springbank Reservoir to get federal environmental review - Jun 23, 2016

May 2016

Live to see your graduation – drive responsibly - May 20, 2016
Learn about the Springbank Reservoir at May open houses – May 3, 2016

March 2016

Government moves ahead with Springbank Reservoir to protect Calgary from flooding – March 23, 2016
Province extends GreenTRIP application deadline - March 18, 2016

December 2015

Alberta helps drivers round the corner to safety - December 3, 2015

July 2015

Safe motorcyclists are taught, not born - July 6, 2015

June 2015

If you can’t see the driver of a big rig, the driver can’t see you either - June 16, 2015
Speeding doesn’t always kill: brain injuries can change your life forever - June 2, 2015

March 2015

You’re out of luck if you don’t buckle up - March 3, 2015

February 2015

Join 511 Alberta at Show off the Plow - February 13, 2015

January 2015

Intersections: Where worlds can collide - January 6, 2015

December 2014

Public asked to make safer roads their issue - December 3, 2014
‘Tis the season for Checkstops - December 2, 2014
Clearing the road to safety on Alberta highways- December 1, 2014

November 2014

Albertans pause to remember victims of traffic collisions - November 19, 2014
511 Alberta maps new territory in Jasper National Park - November 13, 2014
When eyes lock, it’s safer to walk - November 4, 2014
Hold Your Horses! CFR attendees encouraged to park their steeds overnight - November 4, 2014
Oh deer - Wildlife collisions spike in November October 2014 - November 3, 2014

October 2014

Alberta’s collision statistics: making moves in the right direction - October 23, 2014
New bridge near Nampa reduces congestion - October 14, 2014
What's holding you back? - October 01, 2014

September 2014

Students taught the ABCs and 123s of traffic safety - September 24, 2014

July 2014

Hogs and crotch rockets are vehicles too! - July 4, 2014

June 2014

Navigate summer construction with 511 Alberta - June 26, 2014
Big or small, there’s room for us all - June 5, 2014
Change to law makes your playground safer - June 2, 2014

April 2014

Volunteers “spring clean” Alberta highways - April 25, 2014
Albertans have their say on future of transportation - April 17, 2014
One in four fatal collisions involves speed - April 4, 2014

March 2014

Join the 95% of Albertans who buckle up! - March 10, 2014

December 2013

Snowplows work day and night - December 4, 2013

November 2013

Drivers reminded to be aware of wildlife on roads - November 1, 2013

August 2013

Highway 63 progress means fall traffic changes - August 28, 2013

July 2013

QEII Upgrades Improve Safety on Highway and Interchanges - July 8, 2013

April 2013

Volunteers "spring clean" highways - April 26, 2013
Fish tagging reels in valuable data - April 22, 2013

March 2013

Include 511 Alberta in your spring break travels - March 15, 2013

September 2012

Law enforcement officers crack down on unsafe behaviour over the September long weekend - September 5, 2012

June 2012

Youth spruce up Alberta highways - June 1, 2012

May 2012

Law enforcement officers crack down on unsafe behaviour over the May long weekend - May 22, 2012

April 2012

Young Albertans spring clean highways on Saturday, May 5 - April 27, 2012

January 2012

Drivers with diabetes benefit from new medical reporting rules - January 13, 2012

November 2011

Albertans remember those killed in traffic collisions - November 23, 2011

August 2011

Alberta's distracted driving law comes into effect Sept. 1 - August 25, 2011

June 2011

Alberta's highways get spruced up for spring - June 17, 2011

April 2011

Young Albertans give highways a spring cleaning on May 7 - April 29, 2011

March 2011

Albertans reminded about importance of wearing seat belts - March 25, 2011
Anti-icing technology tested on Henday Drive to improve safety - March 10, 2011

January 2011

Drivers advised to play it safe at intersections, especially in winter - January 7, 2011

December 2010

Collision damage reporting threshold to increase in the New Year - December 17, 2010
10-year contract in place for southern highway maintenance - December 03, 2010
Checkstops out in full force throughout December - December 03, 2010

November 2010

Day of Remembrance honours road victims - November 12, 2010

October 2010

Traffic safety partners remind drivers that seat belts save lives - October 1, 2010

August 2010

Albertan's input sought to re-accredit Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Branch - August 27, 2010
School's back - time to learn basic traffic safety rules - August 27, 2010
Province keeps the heat on impaired drivers - August 6, 2010
Drivers from other countries receive credit for driving experience - August 6, 2010

July 2010

Vehicle inspection technology wins national award - July 23, 2010
Motorcycle safety involves proper training and equipment - July 9, 2010
Commercial vehicle inspections help make roads safer - July 2, 2010

June 2010

Alberta's highways get a spring cleaning - June 18, 2010
Three-day inspection blitz reinforces commercial vehicle safety - June 4, 2010

May 2010

Responsible behaviour encouraged on roadways and public land this May long weekend - May 12, 2010

April 2010

Young Albertans spruce up highways on May 1 - April 23, 2010
Motorists reminded of dangerous consequences of speeding - April 20, 2010

March 2010

More Albertans are wearing their seatbelts - March 26, 2010
Traffic safety partners remind drivers to buckle up - March 12, 2010

February 2010

Don't drive if you're too tired-it's not worth the risk - February 19, 2010

January 2010

Play it safe at intersections, especially in winter - January 8, 2010

December 2009

Winter driving in Alberta - safety comes first - December 18, 2009
Province gets tough on impaired drivers this holiday season - December 4, 2009

November 2009

Day of Remembrance for road victims recognized on November 18 - November 13, 2009
Watch out for wildlife on Alberta's roads - November 13, 2009
Drivers and pedestrians share responsibility for safety - November 6, 2009
Law enforcement agencies hand out 1287 tickets in seatbelt blitz - November 6, 2009

October 2009

Traffic safety partners remind drivers to buckle-up - October 23, 2009
Traffic sheriffs crack down on unsafe drivers on long weekend - October 13, 2009
Drug-impaired drivers to be charged under new legislation - October 9, 2009
Buckle Up! Seat belts save lives - October 2, 2009

August 2009

School's back - time to learn the golden traffic safety rules - August 28, 2009

July 2009

Access options improve for northeast Calgary motorists - July 31, 2009
Highway maintenance contractor changes in northern Alberta - July 31, 2009
Be safe on and around motorcycles this summer - July 10, 2009
Commercial vehicle inspections help make our roads safer - July 3, 2009

June 2009

Provincial firefighters battle 22 out of control wildfires - June 15, 2009
Take it easy around big rigs - be patient when trying to pass - June 12, 2009
Youth pump up the volumes for annual highway cleanup - June 5, 2009

May 2009

Busy May long weekend expected on Alberta's roads and public lands - May 8, 2009
Province launches website to engage young drivers - May 1, 2009

April 2009

Young Albertans spruce up highways on May 2 - April 24, 2009
Speeding crackdown reminds drivers to slow down - April 9, 2009
Intersection safety devices now active in Alberta - April 3, 2009
Province aims to curb speeding drivers - April 3, 2009

March 2009

Province launches spring seatbelt campaign to help save lives - March 10, 2009

February 2009

Avoid the tragic consequences of multi-tasking while driving - February 20, 2009
Transport officers crack down on unsafe vehicles in Fort McMurray area - February 13, 2009

January 2009

Expect the unexpected at intersections - January 16, 2009
One window approach to streamline driver road tests - January 9, 2009

December 2008

Province cracks down on drunk drivers in December - December 05, 2008

November 2008

National Day of Remembrance for road crash victims November 19 - November 14, 2008
Get ready for winter driving conditions - November 07, 2008

September 2008

Transport officers issue 43 commercial vehicle violations in the Fort McMurray area - September 19, 2008

August 2008

Albertans reminded of consequences of impaired driving - August 29, 2008
New highway maintenance contractor near Grande Prairie - August 08, 2008
Highway maintenance contractor changes west of Edmonton - August 01, 2008
New roundabout improves traffic flow and safety in Peace River - August 01, 2008

July 2008

More than 4,500 commercial vehicles checked for safety in June - July 25, 2008
Motorists have a better way to get around near Sylvan Lake - July 09, 2008

June 2008

Avoiding trucks' blind spots key to keeping Alberta's roads safe - June 06, 2008

April 2008

Young Albertans give roadsides a spring cleaning on May 3 - April 25, 2008

March 2008

Proper installation and use of child restraints ensure safety - March 28, 2008
Buckle up! Seat belts are still the most effective safety device - March 28, 2008

January 2008

Drivers are reminded to stay alert on Alberta's winter roads - January 31, 2008
Combat driver fatigue and stay alert to arrive alive - January 31, 2008
Drivers dangerously driven to distraction with multi-tasking - January 31, 2008
Make safety a street hockey goal - January 31, 2008
Take extra precaution at intersections during winter months - January 7, 2008
Safety is anything but pedestrian for Albertans - January 7, 2008

December 2007

Keep well back from the snowplow’s track - December 6, 2007
Impaired driving is not an option on Alberta’s roads - December 6, 2007
Motorists have to be prepared for winter driving - December 6, 2007
Checkstops’ flashing lights are a sign of the festive season - December 6, 2007
Take the road less travelled - December 5, 2007

October 2007

Wildlife on Alberta’s roads is a danger to drivers - October 4, 2007
Operation Impactrevs up in drive to save lives - October 4, 2007
Motorists play key role in school bus safety - October 4, 2007

September 2007

Motorists and cyclists share responsibility on Alberta’s roads - September 25, 2007

August 2007

Safety is anything but pedestrian for Albertans - August 24, 2007
Drivers advised to use caution and watch out for school children - August 24, 2007

July 2007

Speeding affects more than a driver's budget - July 17, 2007
Safety junction - motorists need to use caution at intersections - July 10, 2007
School's out! Motorists reminded to watch out for kids on Alberta's streets - July 06, 2007

May 2007

Protect yourself by wearing a helmet when cycling - May 18, 2007
Rider control and sharing the road are keys to safe motorcycling - May 18, 2007
Roadside repair requires drivers to make safety a priority - May 4, 2007
Trying to “beat the train” could be a deadly game - May 4, 2007

April 2007

Children's safety highlighted during United Nations Global Road Safety Week, April 23 - 29 - April 16, 2007
Spring weather can test drivers’ skills - April 5, 2007

March 2007

Distracted drivers pose a danger on Alberta’s busy roads - March 9, 2007
Motorists play key role in school bus safety - March 9, 2007
Stay safe -- buckle up, says the Alberta government - March 9, 2007

February 2007

Slowing down is the best strategy to avoid a wildlife collision - February 16, 2007

January 2007

Alberta Snowmobile Association lists safety as a top priority - January 11, 2007
‘Tis the season to snowmobile safely - January 7, 2007