Lacombe, Alberta, January 23, 2015 – During a regular inspection of bridge 02175 at SW 36-41-23 W4M a structural issue was discovered. As a safety precaution, Alberta Transportation has recommended limiting traffic to one lane with a 5 tonne weight limit.
Effective immediately the west lane will be closed and the posted weight limit will be reduced to 5 tonnes. Please avoid travel across this structure where possible. The bridge is located on the Alix North Road, one mile south of Secondary Highway 605.
For more information contact: Phil Lodermeier, Operations Manager, Lacombe County (403) 782-6601