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Highway weight restriction removal dates announced in Forest, Iron counties

May 22, 2014

The Wisconsin Department of Transportation (WisDOT) today announced the schedule for lifting the springtime, posted weight restrictions on some of the north central region’s state highways.

Posted road weight restrictions will be lifted at noon on Tuesday, May 27 for:

  • WIS 55, Forest County, from Argonne Street to the Michigan State line
  • WIS 122, Iron County, from WIS 77 to US 2
  • WIS 169, Iron County, from the Ashland/Iron County line to US 2

Class II roadway weight restrictions are still in effect. Additional information and updates for weight restrictions can be found on the WisDOT website.

For more information, contact
Kristin McHugh, WisDOT region communications manager
(715) 421-8380,



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