Spring Load Restriction – Press Release #1 (For the week of Feb. 14-18, 2022)

February 14, 2022   |   Category: News

For Immediate Release: Monday, Feb. 14, 2022 Contact: Dan Varilek, Winter Maintenance Specialist, 605-773-3571 PIERRE, S.D. – Spring Load Limit Restrictions will apply to the road segment(s) […]

Extension of the Modified Emergency Declaration 2020-002 Under 49 CFR § 390.25 (November 29, 2021)

December 1, 2021   |   Category: News

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) hereby declares that the continuing national emergency warrants extension of the modified Emergency Declaration No. 2020-002.  The extension […]

**Order Extended to February 28th, 2022** Governor Noem Signs Executive Order to Increase Flexibility in Hay Hauling

September 16, 2021   |   Category: News

PIERRE, S.D. – Yesterday, Governor Kristi Noem signed Executive Order 2021-13, which extends the timeframe that hay haulers may move hay to 2 hours before sunrise and […]

UCR Launches New National Registration System

September 10, 2021   |   Category: News

WWW.UCR.GOV  The Unified Carrier Registration Plan (UCR) is announcing the launch of its new national registration system at www.ucr.gov.  Please save to your favorites list for future […]

The Unified Carrier Registration (UCR) Board of Directors is delaying the start of the 2019 registration until further notice

September 10, 2021   |   Category: News

The reason for the delay is to allow Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) time to complete its rulemaking process on fee levels for 2019. […]

FMSCA Establishes National Training Standards For New Truck and Bus Drivers

September 10, 2021   |   Category: News

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has announced a Final Rule establishing comprehensive national minimum training standards for entry-level commercial […]

South Dakota Covered Farm Vehicle Designation

September 10, 2021   |   Category: News

In order to use the exemptions, the vehicle must be equipped with a farm sticker on your license plate (which can be obtained for free […]