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Vehicle weight limits to start in Whiteside County

Published: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 8:34 a.m. CST

Postings of vehicle weight limits will go into effect Friday on two Whiteside County roads.

Cars in the westbound lane of Garden Plain Road will be limited to 5 tons per axle. On Freeport Road, vehicles will be limited to 11 tons per axle in both lanes.

Township and other county road postings will go into effect Monday.

For more information, contact the local township road commissioner, or call the Whiteside County Highway Department at 815-772-7651.

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