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Central Region - Seasonal WR Effective 06.3.2013


Weight restrictions are stated as a percentage of legal allowable weight and shall be applied to the maximum axle loading of 17 AAC 25.013(e).

The Central Region boundaries extend from Homer on the Sterling Highway and Seward on the Seward Highway to Mile 118 on the Glenn Highway and Mile 163 on the Parks Highway. The following road systems are also included within the Central Region: Kodiak, King Salmon/Naknek, Dillingham, and Bethel areas.

Changes and additions to the weight restrictions are usually in bold type, but weight restriction changes are in effect whether in bold or regular text.


Effective Monday, June 3, 2013 at 7:30 A.M. The following State maintained roads are restricted to the following:


All State maintained paved roads in Central Region (unless otherwise stated below) are raised to Regular summertime permitting.

All State maintained roads in Bethel – 75%
All State maintained gravel roads south of Anchor Point – 50%
All state maintained paved roads in Anchorage Hillside east of Elmore Road and south of Abbott Road – 100% no overloads.

INDIVIDUAL ROAD WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS – Individual roads that vary from the Area Wide Weight Restrictions:

The following roads will be restricted to 100% of legal axle load, no overloads:

Glenn Highway – MP 55 to MP 118 (Moose Creek to Region Boundary)


Additional restrictions and modifications will be imposed as necessary.

Authorized Weight restrictions will only be posted on the DOT&PF Division of Measurement and Standards and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (MSCVE) webpage.  Weight Restrictions posted on 511 or any other posting are for information only.  The most recent published public notice will supersede any conflicting information from other sources.  Public Notices can be found at: http://www.dot.alaska.gov/mscve, and click on “Weight Restrictions” under the “Commercial Vehicle Enforcement” tab, click on “Active Public Notices”  click on “Transportation and Public Facilities” then on “Public Notices: Weight Restrictions” and look for the most recent Central Region Seasonal WR Effective date. 
The Department of Public Safety and the DOT/PF Division of Measurement and Standards and Commercial Vehicle Enforcement will be enforcing these restrictions.

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