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MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE
THOMPSON NICOLA DISTRICT
NICOLA SERVICE AREA

PUBLIC NOTICE No. 18

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 Nicola Service Area No. 14

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Effective 12:01 a.m. Pacific Standard Time on Tuesday, June 12, 2018
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LOAD RESTRICTIONS RESCINDED within the Nicola Service Area 14 Except as listed below.

50% Legal Axle Loading
Botanie Creek Road #151 From McKay Road #155 (6.75 km) to end of road due to slope failure

Ministry Contact: Michelle Jones, District Operations Technician, 250-378-1424

Issued by: Trent Folk, District Manager, Transportation, Thompson Nicola District

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ADVANCE PUBLIC NOTICE
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Pursuant to Section 66 of the Transportation Act notice is hereby given that Load Restrictions may be placed, on short notice in the near future, on highways in the Thompson Nicola District. The district includes the areas of Kamloops, Savona, Barriere, Clearwater, Merritt, Merritt south to Portia, Lytton, and Logan Lake.

Restrictions will be imposed as conditions warrant, normally the most westerly and southerly area to be restricted first. Updated information on restrictions is posted as necessary on the www.drivebc.ca website, under Commercial Vehicle Information.

The restrictions will limit vehicles to 100 percent, 70 percent, or 50 percent of legal axle loading, as allowed under the Regulations pursuant to the Commercial Transport Act.

Overweight permits will not be granted. All term overweight permits are invalid for the duration of the restrictions.

The public, and trucking and transportation companies should govern themselves accordingly.

Your cooperation in adhering to the above regulations will be appreciated.

Dated at Kamloops, BC this 7th day of January 2019.

Trent Folk
District Manager Transportation
127-447 Columbia Street, Kamloops, BC
For the Minister of Transportation and Infrastructure

Note: For information on e-mail notification of Load Restrictions, contact Sam Pantaleo at 250-371-3850, or e-mail Samuel.Pantaleo@gov.bc.ca

 

 

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