Access to police station will be limited during Tour of Alberta race

Today, during the Tour of Alberta, Scenic Drive will be closed from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. to accommodate the race.

 Access to the Police Station will be available via 1 Avenue South, however residents are advised to expect delays at the Scenic Drive crossing point.

 Police advise the public that plans are in place and measures have been taken to ensure there is no interruption to emergency response – police, fire, EMS – during the race.

 Police are also reminding drivers to obey detour signs and officers who will be stationed at various points throughout the city assisting with traffic control. The public is thanked in advance for their patience and cooperation.

 For more information about the Tour of Alberta, including road closures and crossing points, visit


For media inquiries contact

 Staff Sgt. Dwayne Smith
Lethbridge Regional Police Service