[Tagging] tagging no truck access in US

Nathan Edgars II neroute2 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 20 00:20:44 GMT 2010

On Fri, Nov 19, 2010 at 6:33 PM, Richard Welty <rwelty at averillpark.net> wrote:
> On 11/19/10 1:25 PM, john at jfeldredge.com wrote:
>> I agree that it makes more sense to have a separate tag for the weight
>> limit.  I would also not be surprised to find certain roads forbidden to
>> trucks over a certain length, or forbidding trucks with tandem trailers,
>> because the road in question doesn't have room for a vehicle that size to
>> turn around.
> we already have maxweight, and weight limits are common in
> these parts (i suspect the county is trying to make sure that
> fully loaded gravel trucks are limited to state highways). i just
> use maxweight where it's appropriate.

At the other extreme are signs like this:
Usually you see them at bridges (since different truck configurations
will put different loads on the bridge) but I don't recall there being
a bridge on this road.

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