Posted: Thursday, 14 March 2013 6:10AM
Spring Truck Weight Restrictions
MANKATO (TEC News) – March 15 begins spring truck weight restrictions on state highways in the south, southeast and Twin Cities Metro area frost zones of Minnesota, which includes all of Mankato. Truck weights are limited to avoid damaging roads weakened throughout spring’s thaw. The restrictions will end after determining the road strength as the weather changes. Jessica Wiens, MnDOT Communications, said this does not effect the average Minnesota resident:
For more information, visit www.511mn.org or call 651-366-5400 or 1-800-723-6543.