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04/23/2019 05:00 PM

ND Hwy 54 now open with 7 ton load restriction

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) and North Dakota Highway Patrol have opened ND Highway 54 from I-29 to the MN border as water has receded from the roadway. The load restriction on Hwy. 54 from I-29 to the MN border will be reduced to 7 tons until further notice due to weak subgrades caused by the flood water.

According to Minnesota DOT

  • Highway 1 through Oslo has been reopened and a 5-ton weight limit is in effect.  
  • Highway 220 north of Oslo, remains closed between Highway 1 (Oslo) and Highway 11 (Robin)

Motorists are encouraged to check current load restrictions to determine which load restrictions remain in effect. Load restrictions may change quickly due to weather. Statewide seasonal load restriction information is available by calling 511 or online at

Please refer to the following link to see details of load restrictions for current andfuture orders, obtain printable maps and Text Version.

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