News release

Gravel Road Weight Restrictions to be Removed

Effective 12:01 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 23, weight restrictions on gravel roads in Hants, Halifax, Kings, Annapolis, Digby and Lunenburg counties will be removed.

Vehicle weight had been restricted to a maximum of 15 tonnes during recent mild, wet weather.

The province will continue to monitor road and weather conditions to determine if restrictions are necessary.

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