Ohta Roads

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Ohta Roads

by: paulfranciskay on

I was wondering if anyone knows which roads the OHTA applies to and if it includes federal properties such as the National Capital Commission (NCC) parkways in Ottawa. The reason I ask is because the NCC has an act, the NCC Traffic and Properties Act, which applies to its roads already. Therefore, does the Ontario Highway Traffic Act apply?

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by: hwybear on

I would say YES they apply. I do not the area, so hence the guess.

Similiar places...I have worked on

Military Base - HTA applies, federal acts also apply

Provincial Parks - HTA and Provincial Parks Act apply

Above is merely a suggestion/thought and in no way constitutes legal advice or views of my employer. www.OHTA.ca
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by: Radar Identified on

Lived in Ottawa for 25 years... might be able to answer this one...

The NCC Traffic and Properties Act is "sort of" a set of bylaws for NCC property. Municipalities (Ottawa, Toronto, etc) also have bylaws that work with the Highway Traffic Act, such as Ottawa having municipal by-law infractions for "disobey official sign," etc. NCC has the same idea, just different title.

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