Some Spring Weight Restrictions Lifted

first_img Roads in the western area of the province will be the first tosee the removal of spring weight restrictions. The Department of Transportation and Public Works is liftingspring weight restrictions on roads in Yarmouth, Shelburne andDigby counties, and Region of Queens Municipality, effective12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, April 28. Further announcements on spring weight restrictions in otherareas of the province will be made as soon as road conditionsallow. It is expected that this will occur as early as May 3 formost areas, weather permitting. Spring weight restrictions came into effect on March 10. Therestrictions for trucks are announced each year during springthaw to help protect roads that are weakened by wet, mildweather. TRANSPORTATION/PUBLIC WORKS–Some Spring Weight RestrictionsLiftedlast_img read more