Hurricane Joaquin Has Prompted Temporary Waivers

Due to the projected impact that Hurricane Joaquin will have on the east coast the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles has authorized a temporary waiver of registration and licensing for carriers.

The Commissioner of Highways authorized a temporary waiver of normal weight and width restrictions on roads controlled by the Virginia Department of Transportation.

A waiver has been issued for carriers transporting essential emergency relief supplies or carriers providing emergency restoration of infrastructure services.

Waiver takes into effect beginning 12pm October 1, 2015 and ends 12pm October 15, 2015

To the right is the official notice released by the Department of Transportation of Virginia.

Written by Yesenia Carrillo