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Weight Restrictions

 IMPORTANT WEIGHT RESTRICTION NOTICE

WEIGHT RESTRICTIONS ARE NOW ENFORCED EFFECTIVE MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2018 AT 7:00 AM

 


Maximum allowable gross axle loading on designated highways are:

Single Axle:  11,700 lbs.
Tandem Axle:  10,400 lbs./each axle

(On any legal combination of vehicles only one (1) tandem axle assembly shall be permitted at the gross weight of 10,400 lbs. per axle and no other tandem axle assembly in such combination of vehicles shall exceed a gross weight of 8,450 lbs. per axle.)

Maximum load on any tire shall not exceed 450 lbs. per inch of tire width.  Maximum speed 35 MPH for trucks over 10,000 lbs. GVW.



Maximum allowable gross axle loading on all other routes are:

Single Axle:  11,700 lbs.
Tandem Axle:  8,450 lbs./each axle

(On any legal combination of vehicles only one (1) tandem axle assembly shall be permitted at the gross weight of 8,450 lbs. per axle and no other tandem axle assembly in such combination of vehicles shall exceed a gross weight of 8,450 lbs. per axle.)

Maximum load on any tire shall not exceed 450 lbs. per inch of tire width.  Maximum speed 35 MPH for trucks over 10,000 lbs. GVW.



 

   All Season Road Map with Load Restricted Bridges Noted - 2018

 


WEIGHT RESTRICTED ROADS**
ALL ROADS LISTED IN THE ROAD NAME INDEX AS PUBLIC ARE
WEIGHT RESTRICTED UNLESS IDENTIFIED BELOW AS "ALL SEASON"

Road Name Index 

 

** There are no restrictions for legal loads on those Midland County Roads designated as "All Season".

 

**ALL SEASON - WEIGHT RESTRICTION EXEMPT ROADS**
Road Name
Location
Baker Road                                          Eastman Road east to Waldo Road
Burns Road
West River Road west to Lake Sanford Road
Castor Road
Saginaw Road north to US-10
Coleman Road
Gratiot County Line north to Gladwin County Line
Curtis Road
M-30 west to M-18
Eastman Road
City of Midland north to Baker Road
Eleven (11) Mile Road
Redstone Road south to Gratiot County Line
Freeland Road
Meridian Road east to Saginaw County Line
Gordonville Road Poseyville Road east to City of Midland/Saginaw Road
Homer Road
M-20 south to Prairie Road
Lake Sanford Road
Burns Road north to Curtis Road
Meridian Road
M-20 south to Midland-Gratiot County Line
Pine River Road
Magruder Road south to Gratiot County Line
Poseyville Road
City of Midland south to Freeland Road
Saginaw Road
City of Midland north/west to Isabella County Line
Saginaw Road
Gordonville Road south/east to Saginaw County line
Salzburg Road
Bay County Line west to City of Midland
Seven (7) Mile Road
Saginaw Road south to Clay Pit Road
Shaffer Road
M-18 west to Isabella County Line
Shearer Road
Swede Road west to Sturgeon Road
Smith Crossing Road
Freeland Road south to Saginaw County Line
Stark Road
Saginaw Road north to 1/2 mile south of Bombay Road
Swede Road Baker Road north to Gladwin County Line Road
Waldo Road
Baker Road south to City of Midland
West River Road Saginaw Road north to Burns Road
Wheeler Road
Waldo Road east to Bay County Line
*US-10, BR-10, M-20, M-30 and M-18 ARE SUBJECT TO MDOT WEIGHT REGULATIONS*

 


 

WEIGHT RESTRICTION HISTORY
MIDLAND COUNTY
STATE OF MICHIGAN
YEAR DATE DATE OFF
DATE ON
1990           
February 9th            
April 16th              
February 12th
1991 March 1st
April 10th
February 11th
1992 March 4th
N/A March 2nd
1993
March 8th
May 3rd
March 8th
1994 March 7th
April 22nd
February 24th
1995 March 9th
April 12th
March 7th
1996
February 21st
April 22nd
February 23rd
1997 February 27th
April 14 th
February 27th
1998 February 14th
March 20th
March 20th
1999 February 5th
April 1st
February 1st
2000 February 24th
March 24th
March 24th
2001
February 8th
April 9th
March 20th
2002
January 28th
April 5th
March 15th
2003 March 8th
April 17th
March 1st
2004 March 1st
April 5th
March 1st
2005 February 21st
April 13th
March 1st
2006 March 6th
April 5th
March 9th
2007 February 28th
April 18th
March 13th
2008 March 10th
April 16th
April 16th
2009 February 11th
April 20th
April 14th
2010
March 1st
April 2nd
March 8th
2011 February 16th
April 18th
March 28th
2012 February 15th
March 14th
April 5th
2013 March 7th
April 17th
April 15th
2014 March 10th
May 5th
April 28th
2015 March 9th
April 22nd
April  22nd
2016 February 19th
April 8th
February 20th
2017 Jan.19th* April 3rd March 23rd
2018 Feb. 19th TBD TBD
* weight restrictions temporarily lifted due to weather conditions

 

Midland County All Season Road Map - 2018
Seasonal Agricultural Truck Permit
Statewide Sasonal Weight Restrictions - County by County Info


Note:  All forms provided may be printed, filled out, and then MUST be submitted to the road commission for approval.

Forms provided in Adobe Acrobat Format

 

 

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