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==Patrol Areas==
 
==Patrol Areas==

Revision as of 19:23, 17 November 2011

This is a list of MTO Maintenance Patrol numbers and also other highway info for Ontario Provincial Highways. Every 3 hours the comm centre will do road reports. Highway condition infomation is from area supervisors. Please list any MTO infomation on this wiki. This list is compiled from our Eastern Canada Forum members, Thanks everyboby!.

MTO Road Condition Codes

Wind / Speed

CALM: Calm

LT: Light

MOD: Moderate

STRONG: Strong

Wind Direction

N: North

NE: North East

E: East

SE: South East

S: South

SW: South West

W: West

NW: North West


Road Conditions


RB: Road bare and dry/wet/damp

RI: Road icy

RSC: Road snow covered

RSL: Road slushy

RSP: Road snow packed

RPSC: Partly Snow Covered

Accumulation/Precipitation Codes

A: snow flurries

AD: dry snow

AN: none

AR: rain

AS: sleet

AW: wet snow

FR: freezing rain

Operations Codes

PAT: Patroling

OP: Plowing

OSA: Sanding

OSG: Salting

CU: Clean Up

DLA: Direct Liquid Application (Salt Brine)

Patrol Areas

Patrol #1 - Belle River

Patrol #2 - Kent Center (Chatham ?)

Patrol #3 - Ionia (401 between Chatham and London?)

Patrol #4 - Hwy 402 (Bluewater Bridge to Exit 44) based in Reece's Corners

Patrol #4a -Hwy 40 (402 to Wallaceburg), based in Courtright

Patrol #4B -Hwy 21 (402 to St Joseph), based in Port Franks


The following patrols where heard on the Niagrara TG

Patrol #11 - Hwy 402 (exit 44 to Delaware exit) based in Strathroy

Patrol #12 - Paris?

Patrol #13 - Woodstock

Patrol #13A - ?

Patrol #13B - Canfield

Patrol #14 - Kitchener

Patrol #14A - Guelph

Patrol #15 - ?

Patrol #16 - ?

Patrol #17 - ?

Patrol #18 - ?

Patrol #19 - ?

Patrol #20 - ?

Patrol #21 - Burlington TG 38464 (BURL) covers Flamborough (Hwy 5/6/8)

Patrol #21A - Mitchell North

Patrol #22 - Goderich

Patrol #23 - Arthur/Palmerson/Harrison

Patrol #23a - Owen Sound


Patrol #24 - Chatsworth

Patrol #24A - Meaford

Patrol #25 - Kincardine

Patrol #26 - Clavering

Patrol #27 - ?

Patrol #28 - ?

Patrol #29 - ?

Patrol #30 - Morriston (HWY 6?)

Patrol #31 - On Morriston TG 38480 (MORR) Handles calls in the east, i.e. 401 & Weston Rd.

Patrol #32 - Forest

Patrol #33 - Stayner

Patrol #34 - Cookstown?

Patrol #35 - Shelburne

Patrol #36 - Barrie?

Patrol #62 - Referencing operations on HWY 12 north

Patrol #70-HWY 400 from IBR to the 93 carpool. Also HWY 26 from Barrie to Collingwood (EXcluding the town of Stayner).

  Heard patrol mentioning to start operations on HWY 93 west of HWY 400 and also HWY 400 north of HWY 93. Patrol 70 was heard on TG 38416 Labelled KMC10

(Patrols 70, 71 & 72 share the same frequency, patrol 73 are on their own)

I believe that the patrol below are for HWY 400 (Canal Rd to HWY 11 split in Barrie) Supervisors road report on TG 38384 which is labeled KMCO . Plows are always on TG KMC9 on that stretch of highway 400.

Patrol #71-

Patrol #72- HWY 400 and HWY 11? Patrol #72 was also referencing icy conditions on HWY 93 and HWY 12 East of 400. TG 38416 Labelled KMC10

Patrol #73- HWY 400 from Canal Rd to IBR (Innisfil Beach Road), and HWY 89 from HWY 400 to Rosemont (EXcluding the town of Alliston)

MTO Bases

Reece's Corners Patrol 4a and 4b

Hwy 40 from Wallaceburg to 402 (patrol 4A), 402 from bluewater bridge to Navoo road (exit 44)(Patrol 4), and Hwy 21 from 402 to St Joseph (Patrol 4B)

Bowen

Covers Fort Erie

Homer

Covers St Catharines, northern regions.

Beaverdams

Refers to the depot in Thorald and covers the city of Niagara Falls.

Burlington

Burlington Yard is at the Q and Northshore, right at Joseph Brant Hospital and where the OPP Burlington detachement is.

Palermo

Covers eastern regions of Halton (located in Western Oakville)

Duffs Corners Handles calls in Flamborough as well as calls in Hamilton on the 403,(especially mountain calls).


Units on the Niagara Talkgroup cover all provincial roads in Niagara Region. Units on the Burlington Talkgroup covers provincial roads in Halton Region,the city of Hamilton, Peel Region (through Mssissauga on the QEW)and Highway 427 in the city of Toronto.

MTO Talkgroups

DEC HEX Mode Alpha Tag Description
38048  94a  MTO COM  MTO Common 
38144  950  MTO38144  Maintenance 
38512  967  MTO38512  Maintenance 
38528  968  MTO38528  Maintenance 
38624  96e  MTO38624  Maintenance 
38656  970  MTO38656  Maintenance 
38672  971  MTO38672  Maintenance 
38688  972  MTO38688  MTO Spare 
38704  973  MTO38704  Maintenance 
38720  974  SPR 1  Spare 1 
38768  977  MTO38768  Maintenance 
38784  978  MTO38784  MTO 
38832  97b  MTO38832  MTO 
38848  97c  MTO38848  Maintenance 
39136  98e  MTO39136  Maintenance