Press Release - For Immediate Release
For Additional Information Contact:
Joe DiRusso, Director of Public Works
April 6, 2021
Update Regarding Weight Limit on Town Roads
Effective today’s date, April 6, 2021, the Town of Swanzey has removed the 6-ton weight restriction from all paved roads only. The 6-ton weight restrictions will be removed from the gravel roads effective April 12, 2021.
The following are exempt from the weight limit: emergency vehicles, home fuel delivery trucks, government owned vehicles, school buses, and residents whose only access to their residence or place of business is across a posted road without a load.
In the event of special circumstances, a Posted Highway Use Permit to allow a truck to travel on posted roads on a limited basis defined on the permit may be requested from the Director of Public Works Joe DiRusso.