Spring load limits to be posted March 18
The Wisconsin Department of Transportation announced that seasonal weight restrictions (six tons gross load for single axle and ten tons for tandem axle) are being posted for the following highways effective Monday, March 18:
Wisconsin Highway 65 - Polk and St. Croix counties: From the junction with County "H" in Star Prairie north to U.S. Highwway 8. Trucks hauling milk, heating fuel and septic materials are exempt from seasonal load limits on this segment.
Wisconsin Highway 169 - Ashland and Iron counties: From Wisconsin Central Limited railroad tracks east of Wisconsin Highway 13 and north to U.S. Highway 2. Trucks hauling milk, heating fuel and septic materials are exempt from seasonal load limits on this segment of Wisconsin Highway 169 in Ashland County.