Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure - Load Restrictions

Province of British Columbia
MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE
BULKLEY - STIKINE DISTRICT
SERVICE AREA – BULKLEY NASS 25
2020 - PUBLIC NOTICE #3

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 WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25th, 2020

The following Provincial Numbered Routes are 100% Legal Axle Loading 24 hrs/day:
• Highway 16
• Highway 37A    
• Highway 37 (Kitwanga Jct to Deltaic Creek)


The following Side Roads are 100% Legal Axle Loading 24 hrs/day:
• Kitwanga North Road
• Mill & Barcalow Roads
• New Hazelton High Level Rd
• Babine Lake Road #491 (Paved Portion only)
• Coalmine Road (Hwy 16 to Skillhorn Road only)
• Donaldson Road (to transfer station)
• Old Babine Road (Hwy 16 to Snake Road only)
• Tatlow Road (paved portion only)
• Telkwa High Rd (Hwy 16 in Moricetown to Blunt FSR only)

The following Side Road is 50% legal axle loading 24 hrs/day:
• 6 Mile Road (2 Mile-Hazelton) from 4.2km to 8.7km

The following Side Roads are 70% Legal Axle Loading 24 hrs/day:
• ALL other side roads not listed above


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.