MTO has announced the Local Roads Boards list for the 2018 Reduced Load Restrictions are lifted, Northwestern Region, Area 1 as well as the Kenora and Thunder bay area.
Posted Friday March 09, 2018 in Infrastructure
MTO announced the commencement of reduced loads on March 12, 2018 for Zone 2b for the areas of Huntsville, North Bay, Sudbury, New Liskeard and Sault Ste. Marie
MTO has officially formalized permit programs for smart lift-axles on semi-trailers and for the use of longer tractors pulling multi-axle semi-trailers.
Posted Friday January 26, 2018 in Operations/safety
Amendments to the extended semi-trailer trial (60 foot trailers) in Q4 2017 to allow more flexibility for participating trucking companies as well as increasing utilization of permits
MTO has outlined a measured permit-based approach, with monitoring and oversight, toward introducing new configurations for car carrier vehicles