Scottville, MI- Today the Mason County Road Commission announced that seasonal weight restrictions are going into effect Monday, March 17, 2014 at 7 am. All County roads, with the exception of the State Trunklines and County “All Season” roads, will restrict the maximum axle load by 35% per axle and truck speeds to 35 mph.
Weight and Speed Restrictions are enforced to minimize the damage caused during the Michigan’s seasonal thaw. Enforcement will be performed by retired Michigan State Police Trooper Dale Goodrich who had completed the Truck Traffic Enforcement Seminar.
For additional information, please contact the Mason County Road Commission office Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 3:30pm at 231.757.2882 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Update: As of 6:00AM May 1st, 2014 – the restrictions have been lifted.