DOT sets comment deadline for size and weight limits study

Must be received by October 13, 2015

Posted September 14, 2015

On September 9, 2015, the Department of Transportation (DOT) announced a deadline for submitting comments for consideration as part of the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act (MAP–21) Comprehensive Truck Size and Weight Limits Study Report to Congress.

On June 5, 2015, the DOT released for public comment and peer review the results of a comprehensive study of certain safety, infrastructure, and efficiency issues surrounding the Federal truck size and weight limits and the potential impacts of changing those limits. The DOT is now preparing a report to Congress to conclude this study.

Comments must be received by October 13, 2015. They may be submitted and viewed at, docket number FHWA-2014- 0035.

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