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Province of British Columbia
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

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ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT
EAST KOOTENAY SERVICE AREA
PUBLIC NOTICE #8

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

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LOAD RESTRICTIONS within the EAST KOOTENAY Service Area
Effective 10:00 am MDT on Thursday, May 24, 2019

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100% Legal Axle Loading - All Provincial Numbered Routes, paved or gravel –south of Radium and west of Alberta Border are RECINDED:

100% Legal Axle Loading – Provincial side roads, paved or gravel – south of Radium and west of the Alberta Border are RECINDED except as listed below:
#37, Yahk-Meadow Creek Road
70% Legal Axle Loading – Provincial side roads, paved or gravel – south of Radium and west of the Alberta Border as listed:
#994, Carroll Creek Road
#4, Gold Creek Road – gravel portion
#483, Hollis Road
#28, Lumberton Road – past Lumberton Bridge at 6.1 km
#4, Toby Creek Road west of Panorama
All Hosmer side roads between Caldwell Frontage Road and Olsen Overhead Bridge

Ministry Contact: Stephanie Daniels, Operations Technician (250) 426-1500
Issued by: Ron Sharp, District Manager, Transportation, Rocky Mountain District
All overload permits on restricted routes are invalid for the duration of these restrictions. The applicable tolerances provided under 7.26 (1) 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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