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Spring Load Limit Restriction Release #5
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Department of Transportation

For immediate release: April 16, 2014

For more information: Dan Vockrodt, 773-2615 dan.vockrodt@state.sd.us

 

SPRING LOAD RESTRICTION PRESS RELEASE
April 16, 2014

 

PIERRE, S.D. – Effective at 12:00 p.m. CDT on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, Spring Load Limit Restrictions will be removed from the road segments and at the indicated weight limit shown in the table below.

 

2014 STATE HIGHWAY SPRING LOAD LIMIT RESTRICTIONS


Highway

Location

Begin/End MRM

Length

Posting

Region

SD 71

Neb Line to 2 mi S of Cheyenne R

0.00 to 21.00

21.0

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

SD 471

Provo to US 18

19.60 to 24.00

4.4

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

 

The effective date of the load restrictions is determined by weather and road conditions.

A Spring Load Restriction Report is usually issued in advance of any major load restriction change.  This report is issued for guidance only and does not take precedence over load restriction signs in place.  For further information or a copy of a Spring Load Restriction Map, please contact the DOT at 605-773-3704.  Spring Load Limit Information may also be found on the Internet at:

http://www.sddot.com/travelers/loadlimits/Default.aspx

 

You can subscribe to an e-mail mailing list whereby you will receive Spring Load Limit Restriction Information and be one of the first to know about load limits. To subscribe to the e-mail service, visit:

http://listserv.state.sd.us/archives/dotspringloadlimits.html

 

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