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Seasonal Weight Load Restrictions for Anchorage


Municipality of Anchorage - Seasonal WR Effective 05.23.2011
Category: Public Notices
Sub-Category: Weight Restrictions Department: Transportation & Public Facilities Publish Date: 05/20/2011
Event/Deadline Date: 05/23/2011 08:00 AM Location: Statewide
Coastal District: N/A
Body of Notice:
For current information visit our web site at http://www.muni.org/Departments/works/traffic/Pages/TruckInformation.aspx or contact Traffic Engineering at: Phone: 343-8406 / Fax: 343-8488

Effective 8:00AM, Monday May 23, 2011 all streets owned and or maintained by the Municipality of Anchorage will be subject to the following load restrictions unless posted with more restrictive limits:

· Paved Streets - 100%, No Overloads

· Gravel, Chip Sealed, and R.A.P. Streets - 75%

Weight restrictions for legal axle loads may apply to all vehicles over 10,000 GVW (Gross Vehicle Weight).

The duration of the restrictions are dependent upon the weather and ground temperature. The purpose of these restrictions is to reduce damage to roads during spring breakup. This damage can be caused by vehicles exceeding certain weight limitations.

Revision History:

05/20/2011 09:05:41 AM by aaveach/25/State/Alaska/US

View ALL weight restrictions on the Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities website.
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