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2016 Spring Weight Restriction Update

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has updated the status of Spring Weight Restrictions, Effective at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 14.  Those restrictions will be "lifted from the southern Michigan border north to and including I-196 from Allegan County to Holland, to I-96 from Grand Rapids to Lansing, then from I-69 in Lansing to Port Huron in St. Clair County. Frost restrictions are still in effect for the remainder of the state and will be imposed and enforced on all state trunkline highways north of the I-196, I-96, I-69 line."

For the full text of the MDOT bulletin, and to see all the latest updates, visit

Also, you can call the MDOT Spring Weight Restriction hotline at 800-787-8960.

For county-specific weight restriction information, see the County Road Association of Michigan website at http://www.micountyroads.org/weight.php

To download or order printed copies of the 2015 MDOT Truck Operators Map, visit http://www.michigan.gov/mdot/0,4616,7-151-11151_11033_32060---,00.html

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