Community Alerts

Seasonal Road Restrictions

Seasonal road restrictions are in effect as of Friday, April 4, and will remain in effect for a minimum of eight weeks. After that period, road restrictions will be lifted on a case-by-case basis as conditions warrant.
 
All Cook County roads are limited to 5 tons per axle unless otherwise posted. The following roads are posted as follows:
 
10 Tons per Axle           
            CSAH   12            TH 61 to Hedstrom’s Mill
 
9 Tons per Axle            
           
CSAH   4            TH 61 to end of bituminous (FR 164)
            CSAH   5            Entire length
            CSAH   7            Entire length
            CSAH   8            CSAH 12 to CR 27
            CSAH   12            Hedstrom’s Mill to Greenwood Road (FR 309)
 
7 Tons per Axle           
            CSAH   12            Greenwood Road (FR 309) to Seagull Lake (FR 1355)
            CSAH   16            TH 61 to Hovland Tower Road
            CSAH   17            TH 61, east to Hat Point
            CSAH   18            Entire length
            CSAH 23             TH 61 to CSAH 17
 
5 Tons per Axle           
            
CSAH    1            Entire length
            CSAH    2            Entire length
            CSAH   12            Seagull Lake (FR 1355) to end
            CSAH   14            Entire length
            CSAH  17             TH 61, west to Mineral Center (CR 89)
            CR 45                  CSAH 7 to Pike Lake
            CR 48                  Entire length
            All other county roads that are not posted.
 
4 Tons per Axle           
           
CSAH    8            CR 27 to CR 57
            CSAH   16            North of Shoe Lake Road (FR 313)
            CSAH   17            TH 61, north to Jct. CR 89
            CR       57            CSAH 8 to Bally Creek Road
            CR       89            Entire length
            CR      74             Entire length
 
 
More information is available from the Cook County Highway Department at 218-387-3014.