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Spring Load Limit Release #6
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Department of Transportation

For immediate release: April 1, 2013

For more information: Dan Vockrodt, 773-2615  dan.vockrodt@state.sd.us

 

SPRING LOAD RESTRICTION PRESS RELEASE
April 1, 2013

 

Pierre, SD – Effective at 12:00 PM (Noon) Wednesday, April 3, 2013, Spring Load Limit Restrictions will apply to the road segments and at the indicated weight limit shown in the table below.

 

2013 STATE HIGHWAY SPRING LOAD LIMIT RESTRICTIONS


Highway

Location

Begin/End MRM

Length

Posting

Region

SD 10

 US 83 to SD 47S

203.22 to 224.24

21.0

6 Tons/Axle

Pierre

SD 130

1 mile east of US 12 to SD 271

194.00 to 200.00

6.0

6 Tons/Axle

Pierre

SD 271

Main Street in Java to Campbell County Line

166.82 to 173.74

6.9

6 Tons/Axle

Pierre

 

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 605-773-3704.  Spring Load Limit Information may also be found on the Internet at:

http://www.sddot.com/Operations/CVO/Spring_Load_Limits/index.htm

You can subscribe to an e-mail mailing list whereby you will receive Spring Load Limit Restriction Information by e-mail.  You will be one of the first to know about load limit changes by electing to receive Spring Load Limit Restriction Information by e-mail.  To subscribe to the e-mail service, please visit the following Internet site:

http://listserv.state.sd.us/archives/dotspringloadlimits.html

Here you need to click on Join or leave the list (or change settings).  Type in your Email address and Name, then click Join List  (accept the default settings without any changes).  A message will appear that says - A conformation request is being sent under separate cover.  You will get an email in your mailbox to confirm your subscription.  Just follow the instructions (by clicking on the URL you will automatically be placed on the subscriber’s list).

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