Drivers Reminded to Stay Off Winter Roads

April 26, 2018
Public Service Announcement

YELLOWKNIFE (April 26, 2018) – With changing weather conditions, the Department of Infrastructure (INF) reminds drivers that it is unsafe and illegal to drive on a closed winter road.

Driving on a closed winter road can endanger your life, the lives of others, and your vehicle. 

The fine for operating a vehicle on a closed seasonal road is $863 under the Seasonal Highway Regulations.

For up-to-date highway conditions, please visit the INF highway conditions page and Twitter.

For more information, contact:
Greg Hanna  
Department of Infrastructure
Government of the Northwest Territories
867-767-9082 ext. 31046 
Follow us on Twitter at @GNWT_INF