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Effective at 10 a.m. MDT, March 20, 2019, Spring Load Limit Restrictions will apply to the road segment and at the indicated weight limit shown in the table below.

 

2019 STATE HIGHWAY SPRING LOAD LIMIT RESTRICTIONS

 

Highway

Location

Begin/End MRM

Length

Posting

Region

US 16A

Custer State Park east gate to SD 244

26.25 to 55.76

29.6

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

SD 36

US 16A to SD 79

36.00 to 45.01

9.0

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

SD 40

Hayward to Cheyenne River

38.26 to 69.00

30.7

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

SD 87

Wind Cave Nat’l Park to US 16/385

47.27 to 79.36

30.8

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

SD 71

Neb Line to 2 mi. S of Cheyenne River

0.00 to 21.00

21.0

7 Tons/Axle

Rapid City

SD 89

US 16A to SD 87

58.51 to 64.58

6.0

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 605-773-3571. 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

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

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.

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