Thunder Bay Putting Heavy Load Restrictions in Place

Roads Update

THUNDER BAY – The weather over the past few days might not feel like it, but spring is coming. With the arrival of spring comes the potential damage to Thunder Bay and area roadways.

The City of Thunder Bay has reported that heavy load restrictions will come into effect for the City of Thunder Bay beginning at 8:00AM EDT on Wednesday, March 14.

The heavy load restrictions are put into place annually to protect city roads from damage during the spring thaw. The restrictions apply to all streets within the City of Thunder Bay limits with the exception of the streets or portions of streets listed below, which are exempt:

Reduced Load Period – Highway Exemptions
Highway From To
Algoma Street River Street John Street
Alloy Drive Amber Drive Central Avenue
Amber Drive Alloy Drive Central Avenue
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