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Manitoba puts up more cameras to help drivers see road conditions


November 20, 2017   by The Canadian Press


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Photo copyright: 123RF.com/ Anna Grigorjeva Drivers in Manitoba will have a bit more help assessing road conditions before heading out this winter.

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The government has added more than two dozen cameras to its road-monitoring network to help motorists meet the annual challenge of winter driving.

Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler says 25 cameras have been installed throughout the province.

There are now a total of 33 cameras that upload still images at regular intervals on Manitoba’s 511 website and mobile app.

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