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Brule County Courthouse
300 S Courtland Street
Chamberlain, SD 57325
figures are from 2010 census
county seat: Chamberlain, SD
Governing a County in an efficient and friendly manner is a significant challenge. It is difficult to get information to the County or out to many people in a short time. This web site is a way to quickly introduce people to the issues facing the County.
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BRULE COUNTY WEIGHT LIMIT ENFORCEMENT
WHEREAS, seasonal climatic changes can be detrimental to our highways, and
WHEREAS, the Brule County Board of County Commissioners desires to protect existing Brule County Highways, ultimately saving tax dollars, and
WHEREAS, the Brule County Board of County Commissioners, desire the enforcement of weight limitations of Brule County Roads as set forth and posted by the Brule County Highway Superintendent.
NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED:
WHEREAS, the limits on Brule County Highways shall be set as seven (7) ton per axle; 80,000 pound gross, on all asphalt surface roads, during the spring thaw period and when limit signs are in place, except approximately one (1) mile on 367 Avenue from I-90 exit 289 to Liberty Grain Facility entrance and except for County Oil Road #350 north of Pukwana, between County Road 241 and 243, which will be closed to all vehicles over 7000 lbs. per axle, unless permitted by the Highway Superintendent. That the South Dakota Highway Patrol be and hereby is authorized and requested to enforce weight limitations on Brule County roads.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the penalty for the violation of the load restrictions shall be as set forth in SDCL: 32-22-55.
Vote of Brule County Commission: 5 ayes; 0 nay.
Dated this 19th of March, 2019 at Chamberlain, SD. Signed: James Nesladek, Chairman, Attest: Pamela Petrak, Brule County Auditor.