Wednesday , 6 July 2022

Stunting complaints on the rise on Lakeshore Drive

RCMP is reminding motorists of the penalties for stunting and noise after increased complaints.

Bonnyville police have seen growing calls about noisy and stunting vehicles in the area of Lakeshore Drive and 52 Street.

They vary from loud mufflers, speeding vehicles, and stunting vehicles, police say. Members have been patrolling the area, and several violation tickets have been issued.

The Bonnyville RCMP would like to remind motorists that while these offences are provincial, they can be extremely disturbing and frustrating for nearby residents.

Fines for these offences are as follows:

  • Stunting = $567
  • Create Unnecessary Noise from a Motor Vehicle = $162
  • Speeding = Anywhere from $81 – $495

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.