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As of 10:00am CST on May 17, 2019, the roads have been evaluated and all unpaved/gravel roads in McKenzie County are restricted to 12,000 lbs GVW.  

Spring Load Restrictions remain in effect as of 5/14/2019.  

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Speed Limits for all PAVED ROADS are 55 mph unless posted otherwise.
  • Route 38 from Route 5 to state line 35mph
  • Route 53 from Route 45 to Reservation Line 45mph
  • Route 50 from HWY 85 West to gravel 45mph
Speed Limits for all GRAVEL ROADS are 35 mph unless posted otherwise.


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