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MDOT Lifts Some Weight Restrictions March 19, 2021 at 6:00 am
MDOT has issued a spring weight restriction bulletin that imposes restrictions for the following area effective 6:00 am Monday, March 19, 2021:
“… from the Southern Michigan border north to M-43 in the City of South Haven, then east on M-43 to US-131 in Kalamazoo County, then south on US-131 to I-94 in Kalamazoo County then east on I-94 to I-69 in Calhoun County, then north on I-69 to I-96 in Lansing then east on I-96 to M-59 in Livingston County then continuing east on M-59 ending at the I-94 interchange in Macomb County”
the following link to view the MDOT bulletin.
In addition, there have been a number of counties that have either imposed weight restrictions or are planning to in the near future, click here
to check the status of restrictions on county roads.
For roads located on the local system, the maximum axle load allowable on concrete pavements or pavements with a concrete base is reduced by 25% from the maximum axle load as specified in this chapter, and the maximum axle loads allowable on all other types of roads during these months are reduced by 35% from the maximum axle loads as specified.
If you have any questions, please contact the MAA office at 517-381-1732