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Pursuant to Section 66 of the Transportation Act, notice is given that Load Restrictions will be imposed on the following Provincial Highways and Roads:

LOAD RESTRICTIONS within the North Coast Service Area,


Effective 4:00 PM, on Tuesday, January 16, 2018


The Following Restrictions are permanent and in effect year round:

Port Edward Arterial #599R from 300 meters South of Hillcrest Avenue to the Cannery Museum is limited to 80% legal axle loading, and from the Cannery Museum to the end of the road is limited to 50% legal axle loading.

Ministry Contact: Corinne Ellermann, District Operations Technician, 250-615-3969
Issued by: Darrell Gunn, District Manager, Transportation, Skeena District

All overload permits on restricted routes are invalid for the duration of these restrictions. The applicable tolerances provided under Section 7.26 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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