Road restrictions in effect at 12:01 a.m. March 6 to coincide with MnDOT restrictions in South Zone.

The Brown County Highway Department announced that spring weight road restrictions on Brown County roads go into effect on Tuesday, March 6 at 12:01 a.m. to coincide with weight restrictions imposed by MnDOT in the South Zone.

•All county roadways are restricted to five, seven, nine or 10 tons per axle as indicated by posted signs.

•For gravel roads, the weight restriction is five tons per axle.

•Any Brown County paved road not marked by signs is restricted to 10 tons.

These limits are imposed to minimize road damage during the spring thaw.

A weight restriction map for Brown County roads can be found at click on departments, highway, maps, weight restrictions.