Truckers need to be aware of upcoming spring road bans, effective March 16. During this thaw period, truckers must adhere to weight limits on secondary roads during the six week spring road ban period.

Truckers looking for all the latest road restriction orders and related information can again find them online at the Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways website or by calling the Highway Hotline as follows: Regina and area at 306-787-7623; Saskatoon and area at 306-933-8333; across Canada at 1-888-335-7623; and on the SaskTel Cellular Network at *ROAD.

In addition, technical and regulatory information is available from the Transport Compliance Branch Inquiry Line at 1-866-933-5290. The line operates weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except statuary holidays.

For more information on new spring weight restrictions click here.

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