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MDOT Lifts Weight Restrictions March 25, 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 25, 2021:
“…  on all state trunkline highways from the southern Michigan border North to and including M-20 from the interchange with US-31, Oceana County, East on M-20 to US-131 , North on US-131 to M-20, Mecosta County, East on M-20 to US-10, Midland County, East on US-10 to M-25 in Bay City and including the entire thumb area.”

Click on the following link to view the MDOT bulletin.
In addition, there have been a number of counties that have either lifted 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 517-381-173