Spring Weight Restrictions Begin March 7

first_img Spring weight restrictions for heavy trucks will come into effecton March 7 in five Nova Scotia counties, and on March 14 in therest of the province. The restrictions will be in place in Yarmouth, Shelburne, Digby,Annapolis and Queens counties at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, March 7,and at 12:01 a.m. on Monday, March 14 in other areas. The restrictions on heavy trucks are based on road conditionsacross the province. As the frost leaves the ground, roadwaysbecome vulnerable to damage from heavy trucks. A list of roads exempt from the restrictions is available on theTransportation and Public Works website at www.gov.ns.ca/tran ,and will be published in newspapers on Saturday, March 5, andSaturday, March 12. The spring weight restrictions will be in effect until May 2. -30- TRANSPORTATION/PUBLIC WORKS–Spring Weight Restrictions BeginMarch 7last_img read more