Some Spring Weight Restrictions Lifted

first_imgTRANSPORTATION/PUBLIC WORKS -Some Spring Weight RestrictionsLifted Roads in the western and central areas of the province will bethe first to see the removal of spring weight restrictions. The Department of Transportation and Public Works will removespring weight restrictions on roads in the counties of Yarmouth,Shelburne, Digby, Annapolis, Queens, Kings, Lunenburg, Halifaxand Hants effective 12:01 a.m., on Monday, April 25. Spring weight restrictions will remain in effect until May 2 inthe counties of Colchester, Cumberland, Pictou, Antigonish,Guysborough, Richmond, Inverness, Victoria and Cape Breton. Spring weight restrictions came into effect in early March. Therestrictions for trucks are announced each year during springthaw to help protect roads that are weakened by wet, mildweather. -30-last_img read more