AGRICULTURE NEWS

Agriculture News

 

The Richland County Highway Department has announced that due to the recent warm up and thaw, certain county roads will have the 10 ton weight limit applied effective at 12 noon today (Wednesday : January 21, 2015) – these roads will be posted with the respective weight limit signs and any questions should be directed to the Richland County Engineer by calling 618-392-3141 – portions of the following county highways are affected  :


*  Mt. Gilead Lane (CH 14)  :  between Ridge Road and Illinois Route 130
*  Pleasant Ridge Lane (CH 10)  :  between Passport Road and Timber Trail Road
*  Timber Trail Road (CH 10)  :  between Pleasant Ridge Lane and Seven Hills Lane
*  Seven Hills Lane (CH 10)  :  between Timber Trail Road and the Olney City Limits
*  Prairieton Road (CH 1)  :  between U.S. Route 50 and Dundas Lane
*  Prairieton Road (CH 6)  :  between Berryville Lane and the Wabash County line
*  Berryville Lane (CH 20)  :  between Illinois Route 130 and Gentry Road
*  Gentry Road (CH 20)  :  between Berryville Lane and Seminary Lane
*  Seminary Lane (CH 20)  :  between Gentry Road and Shipley Road
*  Bennington Road (CH 19)  :  between Seminary Lane and the Edwards County line
*  Wynoose Road (CH 9)  :  between Elbow Lane and the Wayne County line
*  Elbow Lane (CH 8)  :  between the Wynoose Road and Illinois Route 130
*  and Higgin Switch Road (CH 11)  :  between U.S. Route 50 and Elbow Lane

 

also be alert to the township roads in Richland County that may be posted as well – look for the respective weight limit signs on the various township roads in Richland County