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ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT
EAST KOOTENAY SERVICE AREA

PUBLIC NOTICE #10

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:

LOAD RESTRICTIONS within the EAST KOOTENAY Service Area

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Effective 8:00 am MST on Tuesday, May 23, 2017
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All Provincial Numbered Routes, paved or gravel west of the Alberta Border and south of Brisco are unrestricted
All Provincial side roads, paved or gravel west of the Alberta Border and south of Brisco except as otherwise listed are unrestricted
100% Legal Axle Loading - All Provincial side roads, paved or gravel:
#4, Gold Creek Road (gravel section)
#37, Yahk-Meadow Creek Road
#18, St. Mary Lake Road
70% Legal Axle Loading Provincial side roads, paved or gravel:
#28, Lumberton Road (past 9 km)
#4, Toby Creek Road (west of Panorama)

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.

 

 

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