2021 Road Restrictions
IN ACCORDANCE with Bylaw No. 2015-5 of the Rural Municipality of Browning No. 34 and with the regulations prescribed by the Minister of Highways & Transportation;
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that effective immediately, on Thursday, the 15th day of April, 2021 and until further notice the following public roadways shall have the operation of Tractors and other Vehicles restricted to 5 500 kg (approx. 12,100 lbs.) including the load:
Primary Grid 700 – between Range Road 2040 and Range Road 2070 (N of 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12-4-4 W2M, N of 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12-4-5 W2M, & N of 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12-4-6 W2M)
(Entire length of Primary Grid 700 in R.M. of Browning No. 34)
9-Month Primary Weights
All roads in the R.M. of Browning No. 34 (excluding exemptions listed in Bylaw No. 2017-5) are set as nine month primary weights, as set under Saskatchewan Vehicle Weights & Dimensions Regulations. The NEW time frame (as set by Sask Highways)
is January 1 through March 15 and June 15 through December 31 of each year.
March 16 through to June 14 is secondary weights.
All Overweight Permits MUST be sent to the R.M. office who will contact the Councillor for the applicable division for approval and proper route. PLEASE INCLUDE
LOCATION AND CONTACT NAME AND NUMBER ON PERMIT FORM. PERMITS
WILL BE ISSUED FOR ALL EQUIPMENT SUBMITTED ON THE PERMIT
APPLICATION AND WILL BE CHARGED ACCORDING TO R.M. POLICY.
In the event a Permit is required after hours or on the weekend, please contact
the applicable Councillor for approval and submit your Permit application to the
R.M. office via email for issuance on the following working day indicating which
Councillor provided verbal approval. The following are the R.M. blank Permit forms:
MAP – 13 Tonne and Roads Closed:
To calculate vehicle weights, click Guide to Saskatchewan Weight & Dimension Regulations
Maximum Gross Weights During Spring Road Bans as defined by the Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure.
**** Please be advised that, according to our Bylaw No. 2017-3, from March 1 to October 31 of each year, the speed limit on P.G. 604 for vehicles with a combined weight of vehicle and load over ten (10) tonnes is 60 km/hr ****