Truck Weight Compliance Education Project

Principal Investigator(s):

Cheri Marti, Former CTS Associate Director, Center for Transportation Studies

Project summary:

In this project, MnDOT contracted with CTS to administer the statewide roll-out of the Truck Weight Education Program to educate industry freight shippers, carriers, and public agency personnel on the proper application of Minnesota Commercial Vehicle Weight Laws and enforcement policies. The objective of the training is to promote voluntary compliance, thereby significantly reducing damage to public roads and highways and the resulting repairs and expense due to overweight vehicles

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