Seasonal weight limits on Logan County highways
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[January 08, 2014]
During the winter months, soils
will freeze and thaw repeatedly. This can cause problems for local
roadways that are not designed to support heavy traffic. Heavy loads
during these freezing and thawing cycles can cause significant
Beginning Jan. 20, the seasonal weight limits will be in effect
on all Logan County highways. These roads are marked with
five-sided blue signs and are posted with weight limit signs.
Any vehicle in excess of the weight limits needs to have a
permit issued by the Logan County Highway Department.
are available by visiting
www.co.logan.il.us/highwaydept, by calling the highway
department office at 217-732-3059 or at the office, 529 S.
McLean St. in Lincoln. There is no charge for the permits.
Permits will be valid only on certain days when conditions are
Hauling on township roads in Logan County during this time
period will need to be coordinated with the respective township
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Again this year, the highway department asks for cooperation
to help keep the roads in good condition.
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