§ 70.15  WEIGHT LIMITS.
   (A)   Designations.
      (1)   Providing for the designation of county highways as Class II truck routes.
 
No.
Road Name*
Lake County Board Action
1.
Casimer Pulaski Drive
February 1991
2.
Washington Street
March 1991
* Note:
Refer to the appropriate County Board resolution for the exact detail of these designations (adopted 2-12-1991).
 
      (2)   Providing for the designation of “no through truck” routes on a county highway.
 
No.
Road Name*
Lake County Board Action
1.
Old McHenry Road
April 1988
* Note:
Refer to the appropriate County Board resolution for the exact detail of these designations (adopted 4-12-1988).
 
      (3)   Providing for the seasonal weight limit reduction on the county highway system.
 
No.
Road Name*
Lake County Board Action
1.
Any county highway
January 1961
* Note:
Refer to the appropriate County Board resolution for the exact detail of Lake County, Illinois.
 
      (4)   Providing for the establishment of oversize and overweight movements on the county highway system.
 
No.
Name*
Lake County Board Action
1.
Initial fee schedule
November 1988
2.
Revised fee schedule
December 2007
 
   (B)   Designation of six-ton weight limit roads.
      (1)   The following portions of county highways are hereby designated as to the maximum weight of vehicles to be operated upon said portions of county highways per axle of six tons.
 
No.
C.H. No.
Road Name
From
To
1.
42
Cuba Road
IL Rt. 59
U.S. Rt. 12
2.
56
Duffy Lane
Riverwoods Road
A point 8,114 feet east of Riverwoods Road
3.
52
Everett Road
St. Mary’s Road
Estate Lane
4.
49
Fairfield Road
IL Rt. 132
Petite Lake Road
5.
66
Gelden Road
Deep Lake Road
Grass Lake Road
6.
26
Gilmer Road
A point 6,155 feet east of  IL Rt. 120
Fremont Center Road
7.
2
Miller Road
Kelsey Road
U.S. Rt. 12
8.
32
Old McHenry Road
IL Rt. 22
U.S. Rt. 12
9.
51
Petite Lake Road
IL Rt. 59
IL Rt. 83
10.
58
Riverwoods Road
Deerfield Road
IL Rt. 22
11.
41
St. Mary’s Road
Everett Road
IL Rt. 60
12.
55
Engle Drive
IL Rt. 83
N. Nathan Hale Drive
13.
55
Granada Blvd.
Genoa Drive
IL Rt. 132
14.
55
N. Nathan Hale Drive
Engle Drive
Genoa Drive
15.
55
Genoa Drive
N. Nathan Hale Drive
Granada Boulevard
 
      (2)   The County Engineer shall have said portions of county highways posted with appropriate signs as to the maximum weight limit of six tons per axle and said limitations shall not be effective until such posting is in place.
   (C)   Designation of Class III truck routes. The following portions of county highways are hereby designated as Class III truck routes in accordance with 625 ILCS 5/15-102(a), 625 ILCS 5/15-107(f) and 625 ILCS 5/15-111(g).
 
No.
C.H. No.
Road Name
From
To
None
 
   (D)   Designation of Class II truck routes. In addition to the appropriate designations contained in subsections (A)(1) and (A)(2) above, the following portions of county highways are hereby designated as Class II truck routes in accordance with 625 ILCS 5/15-102(e), 625 ILCS 5/15-107(e) and 625 ILCS 5/15-111(f).
 
No.
C.H. No.
Road Name
From
To
1.
26
Gilmer Road
IL Rt. 120
A point 6,155 feet east of IL Rt. 120
2.
20
Peterson Road
U.S. Rt. 45
1,326 feet west of the Alleghany Road
3.
31
Rollins Road
IL Rt. 83
A point 3,350 feet east of IL Rt. 83
4.
54
Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
U.S. Rt. 41
IL Rt. 43
5.
33
Aptakisic Road
U.S. Rt. 45/IL Rt. 21
Buffalo Grove Road
6.
22
Delany Road
U.S. Rt. 41
Sunset Avenue
7.
27
Lewis Avenue
IL Rt. 137
24th Street
8.
69
Winchester Rd.
IL Rt. 21
2,075 feet west of IL Rt. 21
9.
17
Wadsworth Road
IL Rt. 131
A point 2,000 feet east of IL Rt. 131
10.
65
York House Road
IL Rt. 131
McAree Road
11.
57
Butterfield Rd.
Armour Boulevard
Allanson Road
12.
14
Millburn Road
U.S. Route 45
5,600 feet east of U.S. Rt. 45
13.
27
Lewis Avenue
IL Rt. 173
27th Street
14.
5
Quentin Road
U.S. Rt. 12
IL Rt. 22
15.
39
Alleghany
Peterson Rd.
3,120 feet north of the centerline of Peterson Road
16.
45
Washington St.
U.S. Rt. 45
6,100 feet east of U.S. Rt. 45
17.
17
Wadsworth Road
U.S. Rt. 41
A point 2,400 feet east of U.S. Rt. 41
18.
46
Sunset Avenue
Delany Road
Northwestern Avenue
19.
37
Kilbourne Road
IL Rt. 173
9,545 feet south of IL Rt. 173
20.
5
Quentin Road
IL Rt. 22
Ensell Road
21.
26
Gilmer Road
IL Rt. 176
A point 600 feet south of Hawley Street
22.
22
Delany Road
Sunset Avenue
York House Road
23.
11
Deerfield Parkway
IL Rt. 21
Commerce Court
 
   (E)   Designation of ten-ton weight limit roads. The following portions of county highways are hereby designated as to the maximum weight of vehicles to be operated upon said portions of county highway of ten tons.
 
No.
C.H. No.
Road Name
From
To
1.
29
Hunt Club Road
IL Rt. 173
Kelly Road
2.
17
Wadsworth Road
Dilleys Road
A point 2,750 feet east of Hunt Club Road
 
   (F)   Oversize and overweight permits. The County Engineer is authorized by this section and ordinance to issue special permits for excess size and weight on the county highway system in accordance with 625 ILCS 5/15-301, as amended, and with fees as provided by separate resolution of the County Board and as amended from time to time.
   (G)   Map.
      (1)   The County Engineer may, from time to time, have published a map illustrating the limitations imposed by this section or any other county highway ordinances and as they may be amended from time to time.
      (2)   The County Engineer may, from time to time, publish a short consolidated listing showing the weight limits as codified from the various County Board resolutions. The County Engineer, in accordance with 625 ILCS 5/15-116, shall notify the Illinois Department of Transportation of said ten-ton designations of Wadsworth Road and Hunt Club Road.
   (H)   Posting. The County Engineer shall post signs, as appropriate, indicating such limitations as imposed by this section or any other related ordinance and as they may be amended from time to time.
   (I)   Separability. If any court of competent jurisdiction shall adjudge any provision of this section to be invalid, such judgment shall not affect any provision of this section not specifically included in the judgment.
   (K)   Amendments. This section may be amended by the County Board; and other limitations as to the operation of vehicles and weights thereof on the county highway system, or changes thereto, may be enacted by separate ordinance.
(1977 Code, § 4:1)  (Res./Ord. passed 11-12-2002; Res./Ord. passed 1-14-2003; Ord. 11-0997, passed 10-11-2011; Ord. passed 3-12-2013; Ord. 14-0464, passed 5-13-2014)  Penalty, see § 70.99