Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure Bulkley-Stikine District - Load Restrictions

Province of British Columbia
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE
BULKLEY - STIKINE DISTRICT
SERVICE AREA – BULKLEY NASS 25
2020 - PUBLIC NOTICE #8

Pursuant to Section 66 of the Transportation Act the following load restrictions will be imposed, on the following Provincial Highways and Roads in the Bulkley Nass Service area until further notice:

Effective 11:00 AM PDT on FRIDAY, JUNE 12, 2020

The following Provincial Numbered Routes – UNRESTRICTED
• Yellowhead Hwy 16
• Cassiar Hwy 37 (from Kitwanga Junction to Deltaic Creek)
• Glacier Hwy 37A

The following Side Roads are – UNRESTRICTED
• All side roads except those listed below

The following Side Roads are 100% Legal Axle Loading:
• Kispiox Valley Road

The following Side Roads are 50% Legal Axle Loading:
• Regina Street (Smithers)
• 6 Mile Road (2 Mile-Hazelton) from 4.2km to 8.7km

Ministry Contact: Rhonda Leach or Marlene Keehn, Operations Technician 250-847-7403
Issued by: Carl Lutz, District Manager, Transportation, Bulkley – Stikine District

All overload permits on restricted routes are invalid for the duration of these restrictions.  The applicable tolerances provided under 7.26 of the regulations pursuant to the Commercial Transport Act shall apply.  Violators of the regulations and restrictions will be prosecuted.  The public, and trucking and transportation companies should govern themselves accordingly.

Load Restrictions #8 - PDF