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SERVICE AREA 22 – North Peace
PUBLIC NOTICE # 4 (Full Restrictions)
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 Peace District, Service Area 22, North Peace

Effective 12:00 pm PST on Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Please Note: All side roads within the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality (NRRM – Fort Nelson) are not included in the following load restriction notice. For further information regarding load restrictions within the NRRM, please contact the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality office at (250) 774-2541.

The following Main Highways, paved or gravel - 100% Legal Axle Loading
Highway 97N – Alaska Highway
Highway 29 – Hudson Hope Highway

All Other Provincial Side Roads, paved or gravel - 50% Legal Axle Loading except as listed below

75% Legal Axle Loading
85th Avenue (Holloway Road # 240A) from Old Fort Road to 100th Street
240 Crossover Rd from 269 to Old Fort Rd
Baldonnel 107 Rd from Underpass 255 Rd to Tank Farm 249 Rd
Beatton/ Montney Road 271, from Highway 97 north to Montney Highway 254
Clayhurst Road 111 from Cecil Lake Road 103 south for 19.7 km to intersection with Ferry Road 110.
Doig Road 188
Ferry Road 110 from the intersection with Clayhurst Road 111 south 10.5 km to the Moose Mouth Bridge.
Fort Nelson Airport Connector Road 504A
Grandhaven Road 242, from Alaska Highway 97 to Riverview Road 269
Milligan Creek Road 137, from North Pine Road 259 to Peejay
Montney Highway Rd 254 from Alaska Hwy 97N east to 281 Rd
Montney Highway Rd 281 from 254 Rd north to 256 Rd
Montney Highway Rd 256 from 281 Rd east to Rose Prairie Rd 101
Montney South Road 121 from Rose Prairie Road 101 west and north to Beatton/ Montney Road 271
North Pine Road 259, from Road 260 to Milligan Creek Road 137
Prespatou Road 193, from Montney Highway 256 north to Triad Road 169A/ Mile 30 Road 169
Rose Prairie Road 101 from Cecil Lake Road to intersection with Road 260
Sikanni Chief Road 517
Tank Farm Road 249 from Baldonnel Rd 107 south to Cassidy/Tank Farm 238U
Schwalm Road 249 from Cassidy/Tank Farm 238U south to the end of road
Toews Road 246
Upper Halfway Road 117, from Alaska Highway 97 to km 54.1
Wilson Road 260A, from Rose Prairie Road 101 to Road 259

100% Legal Axle Loading
103A Airport Road from Underpass Road 255 to Swanson Lumber Road 259
West Bypass Road 145, from Alaska Highway 97 to Rose Prairie Road 101
Canyon Drive 520R, from intersection with Highway 29N to W.A.C. Bennett Dam
Cecil Lake Road 103 (from Rose Prairie Rd to the Alberta Border)
East Bypass Road 146, from Alaska Highway 97 to Fort St John city limits and from Road 103A to Fort St John city limits
Old Fort Road 148 (From Alaska Highway 97 south to Howe Pit)
Riverview Road 269, from Alaska Highway 97 south to end of public road
Rose Prairie Road 101 from Fort St John city limits to intersection with Cecil Lake Road
Swanson Lumber Road 259, from Alaska Highway 97 to intersection with Road 103A
Underpass Road 255, from Alaska Highway 97 to Road 103A

Ministry Contact: Amelia Adams, District Operations Technician: 250-719-8372 or

Issued by: Angie Allwood, A/District Manager, Transportation, Peace 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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On behalf of Northleaf SYD LP:
Effective 10:00 am PST on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Northleaf SYD LP will be imposing load restrictions on the SYD Road from km 8.4 to km 188. Loads will be restricted to 75% legal axle load until further notice.

Road users are warned that load restrictions are subject to change without further warning and are advised to stay up to date by visiting the Partnership’s website at
For further information contact Gerry Anderson on:
Vancouver Office – 604 699 2928
Fort Nelson Office – 250 774 7174
Cell – 604 329 5500



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