Speed Limit and Parking

Traffic, parking and stopping on highways and bridges and speed limits under the jurisdiction of the Township of South Frontenac are all regulated through By-law 2000-01. For questions concerning this by-law contact the Public Services Department.

View all of the speed limit by-laws to date.

Special Move Permit - Heavy and Wide Loads

Load Restrictions  (Half Loads) - March 1, 2020-May 1, 2020

In accordance with the Highway Traffic Act, R.S.O. 1990 Ch. H.8, Section 122, residents are reminded that all roads within South Frontenac are subject to restricted loads. The restriction is that no axle of any commercial vehicle shall transmit to the road a weight in excess of 5000 kilograms. This action is necessary for the protection of roads in South Frontenac.

Parking Restrictions in the Village of Sydenham and in front of Sydenham High School

Winter Parking Restrictions

The parking of vehicles on Township roads and village streets from 12:00 midnight to 7:00 a.m. is not permitted from December 1, 2019 to March 31, 2020. Pursuant to Section 181 of the Highway Traffic Act

No person shall deposit snow or ice on a roadway without permission in writing from the road authority responsible for the maintenance of the road”.

Please be advised that the Township of South Frontenac will NOT be responsible for damages to mailboxes, newspaper boxes, recycle boxes or parked cars where said boxes or vehicles interfere with the winter maintenance of Township roads.

Resident Snowplowing

Township residents are reminded that it is a violation of the Highway Traffic Act to blow or push snow onto the travelled portion of the right-of-way. This practice can result in the creation of unsafe conditions.

 In order to maintain the safe operation of the roads during the winter, the Township will be taking action against those persons who either blow or plow snow onto the travel portion of the road right-of-way.

 The cooperation of all residents in avoiding this unlawful practice is earnestly solicited.





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