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Posted on: March 29, 2019

Load Limits Enforced on County Highways

WHEREAS, Seasonal climatic changes can be detrimental to our highways, and

WHEAREAS, the Brookings County Board of County Commissioners, desires the enforcement of weight limitation of Brookings County roads as set forth and posted by the Brookings County Highway Superintendent.

NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED: The limits on Brookings County highway shall be set as seven (7) ton per axle, on all asphalt surface roads when limit signs are in place; and

That the South Dakota Highway Patrol be and hereby is authorized and requested to enforce weight limitations on Brookings County roads.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the penalty for the violation of the load restrictions shall be as set forth in SDCL 32-22-55.

Link to Road Restrictions Map

Brookings County Highway Department