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Province of British Columbia
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE

ROCKY MOUNTAIN DISTRICT
EAST KOOTENAY SERVICE AREA

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PUBLIC NOTICE #4

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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 EAST KOOTENAY Service Area (SA11)

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Effective 8:00 am MDT on Friday, March 19, 2020

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100% Legal Axle Loading - All Provincial Numbered Routes, paved or gravel –south of Radium and west of Alberta Border as listed below:

#3, Crowsnest Highway
#93, Elko Roosville Highway
#43, Elk Valley Highway
#95, Kingsgate-Yahk Highway
#95A, Kimberley Highway
#93/95, Kootenay Columbia Highway

70% Legal Axle Loading – all Provincial side roads, paved or gravel south of Radium and west of Alberta Border unless otherwise listed

100% Legal Axle Loading – Provincial sideroads, paved or gravel – south of Radium and west of Alberta Border as listed below:

#6, Athalmer Road
#382, Buckman Road
#314, Cooper Road
#26, Corbin Road
#921, Eager Hill Rd (Central Subregion Landfill)
#389, Farstad Road
#1, Fording Mine Road
#108, Green Road (Canal Flats Dump)
#002, Kikomun Road
#28, Lumberton Road (Hwy 3 to first cattleguard only)
#4, Toby Creek Road (east of Panorama only)
#255, Windermere Loop Road (Hwy #93/95 – south entrance to Windermere Dump only)
50% Legal Axle Loading – paved or gravel south of Radium and west of Alberta as listed below:
#99, Wills Road

Ministry Contact: Debbie Keely, A/Operations Technician (250) 426-1500
Issued by: Katie Ward, 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.

Online at: http://www.th.gov.bc.ca/bchighways/loadrestrictions/loadrestrictions.htm

 

 

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