The Redwood County Highway Department has announced that spring road restrictions went into effect as of March 6.

Signs will be placed designating the applicable axle weight limits on all bituminous roads.

All municipal, township and county /CSAH gravel roads are restricted to five-ton axle loads unless posted otherwise.

Posting maps and other information are available at the office of Keith Berndt, county engineer located west of Redwood Falls.

For more information, contact the highway department at (507) 637-4056, or visit