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Province of British Columbia
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

THOMPSON NICOLA DISTRICT
THOMPSON SERVICE AREA
PUBLIC NOTICE No. 6

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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:

LOAD RESTRICTIONS within the Thompson Service Area,

Effective 12:01 A.M. Pacific Standard Time on Saturday March 22nd, 2017

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All PROVINCIAL NUMBERED ROUTES, PAVED OR GRAVEL 100% legal Axle Loading
EXCEPT as listed below:

Unrestricted
Highway 1 -Trans Canada Hwy from LaFarge Interchange to the Coquihalla Hwy No. 5
Highway 1 Trans Canada Hwy from Exit 362 (Cache Creek Exit) to Afton Mines Access Road
Highway 5 Coquihalla Hwy from Kamloops to Walloper (97D) Interchange

ALL PROVINCIAL SIDE ROADS, PAVED OR GRAVEL - 70% Legal Axle Loading
EXCEPT as listed below:

100% Legal Axle Loading
Agate Bay Road No. 0525 from Yellowhead Highway No. 5 to Heffley Louis Creek Road
Agate Bay Road No. 0525 from Johnson Lake Road FSR to Adams Lake FSR
Ballou Road No. 650
Chuwhels Mountain Rd No. 1189
Chief Louis Way No. 1150
Halston Connector No. 3530
Kamloops Lake Drive No. 2625
Lac Le Jeune Rd No. 2775 from Timber Lake FS Rd to Meadow Creek Rd No. 178
Mount Paul Way No. 3393
McCorvie Road No. 3047
Old North Thompson Road No. 3554 to District of Clearwater Boundary
Orchard Lake Rd No. 3563
Ray Rd No. 3949
Savona Access Rd No. 4262 from Trans-Canada Highway to Kamloops Lake Drive
Sun Peaks Rd No. 4612 from Whitecroft to Sun Peaks Municipal Bdy
Thuya Creek Rd No. 4685
Thuya Lake Rd No. 4686
Opax Road no. 3560
Eakin Creek Road No. 1671
Westsyde Rd No. 5018 from Kamloops City Bdy to 760 meters north of Jamieson Creek FSR
Vavenby Bridge Rd No. 4857

50% Legal Axle Loading
Shuswap Road No. 4412 from entrance to Sun Rivers to City of Kamloops Bdy 0.10 km west of LaFarge Bridge.
Shuswap Road No. 4412 from City of Kamloops Bdy 0.26 km east of LaFarge Bridge to the Service Area Boundary 9.2 km east of LaFarge Bridge
Birch Island Lost Creek Road No. 815 the pavement within Birch Island from the North Thompson Bridge (1.3 km) to the start of the gravel (4.6 km)
Dunn Lake Road No. 1651 from the District of Clearwater boundary to end pf pavement at 8.5km south
Cutts Road No. 1369
Jenkins Road No. 2558
Hern Road No. 2327
Kidd Road No. 2704
Foote Road No. 1829
Phillips Road No. 3740
Norris Road No. 3521
Westsyde Road No. 5018 from McLure Ferry to Peterson-Betts Road No. 3724

Ministry Contact: Jeff Saby, Area Manager Roads (250)371-3856
Issued by: Trent Folk, District Manager, Transportation, Thompson Nicola 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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