the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD) has issued Notice that it will promulgate rules and has opened a public comment period related to overlegal loads and/or safety requirements. Specifically, the rulemaking is being undertaken “for [ITD] to receive public feedback and comments regarding potential improvements to the permitting process and/or safety requirements for vehicles and/or loads that are required to operate under an overlegal permit. There will be a focus on potential improvements to the permitting process, safety requirements, regional harmonization and customer service.”
A public meeting on this matter is scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, at 3:30 pm (MDT). Interested participants can attend at any one of six ITD office locations throughout the state, or via webinar or conference call. Please review the details for each option in the attached Notice, and contact the referenced ITD representatives with any questions.