Spring load restrictions to end May 16 in St. Louis County

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Public Works Department  • Richard H. Hansen Transportation & Public Works Complex
4787 Midway Road, Duluth, MN 55811 • Phone: (218) 625-3830

James T. Foldesi, P.E.
Public Works Director/Highway Engineer




May 11, 2022

MEDIA CONTACT: Victor Lund, Traffic Engineer



Spring load restrictions end Monday, some county roads will remain posted

Spring load restrictions will be removed on most St. Louis County roads beginning Monday, May 16, at 12:01 a.m. Some limited county roads - most of them with gravel surfaces - will continue to be posted with weight restrictions due to their individual condition.

For the convenience of drivers of heavier vehicles, the county will post and maintain a map on its website showing which county roads continue to have weight restrictions enforced. The map, along with other information can be found online at stlouiscountymn.gov/roadrestrictions.

For updates on these county roads, or for any other questions, people are encouraged to call their nearest Public Works Maintenance Facility. The locations include: Pike Lake – (218) 625-3800;Hibbing – (218) 262-0150; Virginia – (218) 742-9800; and Cook – (218) 361-7920.