WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS WILL BE ENFORCED ON ALL COUNTY BLACKTOP & GRAVEL ROADS IN ISABELLA COUNTY EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, JANUARY 20, 2017 AT 4:00 P.M.
MAXIMUM LOADING'S PERMITTED IN ACCORDANCE WITH MICHIGAN LAWS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
11,700 POUNDS PER SINGLE AXLE VEHICLE
20,800 POUNDS ON TANDEM AXLE VEHICLES (WITH ONE TANDEM ASSEMBLY (2AXLES)
16,900 POUNDS MAXIMUM FOR ALL OTHER TANDEM ASSEMBLIES
THIS MAXIMUM ALLOWED LOADING REDUCES THE NORMAL LOADING 35% DURING THE SPRING WHILE THE FROST IS GOING OUT OF THE ROAD BED. ALLOWABLE SPEED LIMIT FOR TRUCKS ON COUNTY ROADS DURING THIS PERIOD IS REDUCED TO 35 MPH.
THESE RESTRICTIONS WILL BE LIFTED AFTER ALL THE FROST IS GONE AND THE ROAD BEDS HAVE DRIED OUT SUFFICIENTLY.
Next Board Meeting:
January 29, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
To place a service request for a road, please give us a call (989) 773-7131 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
To provide the safest roads and the best service possible for our neighbors, friends and families.
The Isabella County Road Commission offers this program for individuals or groups looking to do volunteer work in our community. You and your group decide on a mile of road you would like to clean up. The Road Commission supplies the garbage bags and we pick up the full bags when you are done. We also put up a sign to recognize you or your group for your volunteer work. Please call our office for more information (989) 773-7131.