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SPRING LOAD RESTRICTION PRESS RELEASE 18





Department of Transportation

For immediate release: April 15, 2020

For more information: Dan Varilek, 605-773-3571, email: daniel.varilek@state.sd.us

SPRING LOAD RESTRICTION PRESS RELEASE 18
For the week of April 13 - 17, 2020

PIERRE, S.D. – Spring Load Limit Restrictions will be REMOVED from the road segments shown in the table below. Effective dates are included in the table.

 

2020 STATE HIGHWAY SPRING LOAD LIMIT RESTRICTIONS

Effective Date


Highway

Location

Begin/End MRM

Length

Posting

Region

April 15, 2020

SD 1806

Jct. SD273 north to US83

138.45 to 180.05

41.6

6 Tons/Axle

Pierre

April 15, 2020

SD 1804

Hughes/Sully County line to US212

266.35 to 303.3

37.0

7 Tons/Axle

Pierre

April 15, 2020

SD 1804

US212 north 4.3 miles

307.66 to 311.97

4.3

7 Tons/Axle

Pierre

April 16, 2020

SD 1804

Fm. SD 44 to Platte Creek

112.13 to 120.16

8.0

6 Tons/Axle

Mitchell

April 16, 2020

SD 1806

US 18 North to Whetstone

15.68 to 25.75

10.0

6 Tons/Axle

Mitchell

April 16, 2020

SD 1806

SD 44 to Lucas Corner

42.78 to 48.55

5.9

6 Tons/Axle

Mitchell

April 16, 2020

SD 251

Nebraska State Line to US 18

0.00 to 15.84

15.8

6 Tons/Axle

Mitchell

April 16, 2020

SD 25

Fm. Jct. SD 38 to Jct. SD 34

61.72 to 82.83

21.1

6 Tons/Axle

Mitchell

 

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 605-773-3571. Spring Load Limit Information may also be found on the Internet at:

            http://www.safetravelusa.com/sd/

Click on Commercial Vehicle Restrictions on Base Layer then truck icon for current restriction

https://dot.sd.gov/travelers/of-interest/spring-load-restrictions

Individuals can subscribe to an email list to receive Spring Load Limit Restriction information electronically. To subscribe go to:

            https://listserv.sd.gov/scripts/wa.exe?A0=DOTSPRINGLOADLIMITS

Click subscribe located on the right side of the screen and follow the instructions. A valid email address is required. If you would like to unsubscribe at any time from the list, visit the same site, click Unsubscribe and enter the information and email you subscribed with.