The Minnesota Department of Transportation says spring weight restrictions on state roads in southeastern Minnesota will go into affect on Friday, February 17th.
The restrictions also apply to state roads in the south and metro frost zones.
The restriction limits highways to a maximum of ten tons per axle. Overweight limits for more than 80,000 pounds gross weight will continue and new permits will be issued if all axle and group weights are legal.
Ending dates for spring load restrictions are variable and based on how the weather is affecting roadway strength.....