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Province of British Columbia
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE
WEST KOOTENAY DISTRICT
CENTRAL KOOTENAY SERVICE AREA SA10

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PUBLIC NOTICE #5

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Pursuant to Section 66 of the Transportation Act the following load restrictions will be revised on the following Provincial Highways and Roads until further notice:

LOAD RESTRICTIONS within the Central Kootenay Service Area (Nelson, Creston, Salmo, Kaslo, Riondel, New Denver, Nakusp, Slocan, Edgewood, Meadow Creek)

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Effective 4am Pacific Standard Time on Friday May 10, 2019.

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All Provincial Numbered Highways unrestricted

Highways 3, 3A, 6, 21, 23, 31 (except as listed below), 31A

All Provincial Side Roads paved or gravel unrestricted

Ministry Contact: Christine Nichol, A/District Technician, (250) 354-6380

Issued by: Hugh Eberle, District Manager, Transportation, West Kootenay District

All overload permits on restricted routes are invalid for the duration of these restrictions.
The applicable tolerances provided under 7.26 of the regulations pursuant to the Commercial Transport Act shall apply.
Violators of the regulations and restrictions will be prosecuted. The public, and trucking and transportation companies should govern themselves accordingly.
Online at: http://www.th.gov.bc.ca/bchighways/loadrestrictions/loadrestrictions.htm

 

 

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