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Lufkin District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Lufkin District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Norma Martinez(936) 633-4344
Barbara Mills(936) 712-7475

County Date Restriction
Angelina County, City of Lufkin 05-07-98 All loads must be routed around Lufkin on LP287.
Any permit with an origin or destination inside of LP287 must be approved by the Lufkin District Office or the MCD.

This is a permanent restriction.
Angelina County, JCT US59 & FM1877 09-27-10 There is no access for the following two turns:
US59 SB to FM1877 EB
FM1877 WB to US59 SB
Angelina County, US59
Portion of US69
Portion of E.LP287
09-10-12 10' max width between Mofett Rd in Lufkin and FM3439.
Mofett Rd is located approximately 1/2 mile south of S.FM2021.
This restriction also affects US69 where it is double signed with US59 and E.LP287
This restriction also affects E.LP287 where it is double signed with US59 and US69.
Angelina County, US59 SB at JCT US59 & N.US69/LP287 in Lufkin 07-30-10 When routing on US59 SB through the interchange at JCT US59 & N.US69/LP287, you must type "LP287" in the route.

Too many drivers are going straight through to BU59.
Angelina County, JCT US59 & N.LP287 11-27-13 In Lufkin: No permits for the following maneuvers at JCT US59 & N.LP287:
  • US59 SB to N.LP287 EB
  • US59 SB to N.LP287 WB
  • US59 SB to N.BU59 SB
  • Angelina County, JCT US59/US69/LP287 & FM2021 08-25-14 No permits for the all turns at JCT US59/US69/LP287 & FM2021.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, US59 SB 08-25-14 No permits southbound between FM3439 and N.LP287.
    Angelina County, JCT US59 & FM3439 12-02-13 No permits for the following turns at JCT US59 & FM3439.
  • US59 NB to FM3439 SB
  • FM3439 NB to US59 NB
  • FM3439 NB to US59 SB
  • Angelina County, JCT US59 & N.FM2021 09-03-14 No permits for the following maneuvers at JCT US59 & N.FM2021:
  • US59 SB to N.FM2021 EB
  • N.FM2021 EB to US59 NB
  • N.FM2021 EB/WB
  • Angelina County, JCT US59 & N.FM2021 11-25-14 16'6" max height for the following maneuvers at JCT US59 & N.FM2021:
  • US59 NB/SB
  • US59 NB to N.FM2021 WB
  • US59 SB to N.FM2021 EB
  • N.FM2021 EB to US59 NB
  • N.FM2021 WB to US59 SB
  • Angelina County, US69/N.LP287 U-Turns at N.BU69/E.SH103 01-13-09 In Lufkin: No height on the EB to WB and WB to EB U-Turns at N.BU69/E.SH103.

    FYI:Loads up to 15'6" high may turn around by going through the stop lights.
    Angelina County, US69 NB to SB 09-09-14 No permits on any crossover to travel NB to SB between FM2680 and N.FM2021.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, SH94 EB TO W.LP287 NB 08-06-08 100’ max length turning SH94 EB to W.LP287 NB in Lufkin.
    For vehicles more than 100’ max length: Must have steerable trailer and dolly axles.
    The mover must also contact the Angelina County maintenance office at least 48hrs in advance: (936) 634-3414.
    Angelina and San Augustine Counties, SH147 09-03-09 14' max width and/or 175,000 lbs max GVW over the Sam Rayburn Reservoir at the Angelina/San Augustine County Line.
    Angelina County, FM324 06-20-90 No permits between SH94 south and US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, FM1819 01-13-14 125' max length between SH103 and SH7.
    Angelina County, FM2021 03-12-98 Lowboy type trailers must be equipped with hydraulics to raise the deck to cross the railroad between FM3521 and N.US59.
    Angelina County, FM2108 11-06-98 80’ max length between FM58 and US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, FM2497 SE to US59 SB 05-26-10 Over 75’ long:
    The mover must contact the Diboll Police Dept for assistance at least 30 min prior to making the turn to travel FM2497 SE to US59 SB: (936) 829-5586.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, FM3439 NB 09-03-14 No permits northbound between US69/LP287 and US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, FM3482 06-11-98 No permits between FM58 and US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Angelina County, FM3521 12-02-13 No permits between US59 and FM2021.
    Angelina County, NW.LP287 NB to N.US69/N.LP287 EB 08-06-08 100’ max length at NW.US69 in Lufkin for loads traveling NW.LP287 NB turning to N.US69/N.LP287 EB.
    This is due to a hard right turn on a ramp.
    For vehicles more than 100’ max length: Must have steerable trailer and dolly axles.
    The mover must also contact the Angelina County maintenance office at least 48hrs in advance: (936) 634-3414.
    Angelina County, S.LP287 FR's 08-01-08 No lowboy type trailers on the S.LP287 frontage roads between FM324 and FM819.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Houston County, SH7 10-04-99 Over 12' wide must have a flagman to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of the bridge to cross the Trinity River Bridge at the Leon/Houston County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Houston County, SH21 09-21-01 Over 12’ wide must have a flagman to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of the bridge to cross the Trinity River Bridge located at the Madison/Houston County Line.
    Houston County, FM230 12-01-10 120' max length and/or no lowboy type trailers between FM1280 and ¾ mile west of FM1280.
    Houston County, FM1280 12-01-10 120' max length and/or no lowboy type trailers between SH19 and FM230
    Houston County, LP304 08-30-84 All loads must be routed around the City of Crockett on LP304.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nacogdoches County, City of Nacogdoches 05-07-98 All permits must be routed around Nacogdoches on LP224 and/or US59.
    Any load with an origin or destination inside of LP224: The permit officer must contact the Lufkin District Office for approval.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nacogdoches County, US59/W.LP224 at FM2609 in Nacogdoches 06-26-09 There is no access traveling US59/W.LP224 SB to FM2609 EB or FM2609 WB to US59/W.LP224 SB.

    This restriction also affects at-grade crossovers at FM2609 (traveling US59/W.LP224 SB to NB or NB to SB U-turns).

    All the other turns are not affected.
    Nacogdoches County, SH7 08-13-86 Over 15' wide must have a front escort between LP224 west and the Angelina County line.
    This includes mobile homes.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nacogdoches County, SH21 02-20-13 9' max width between ½ mile west of FM226 and FM3276.
    Nacogdoches County, JCT SH103 & FM95 01-11-08 Over 65' long: Steerable rear axles are required for all turns at JCT SH103 & FM95.
    Nacogdoches County, FM95 06-27-11 No lowboy type trailers unless equipped with hydraulics over the railroad crossing just south of SW.US59.
    Nacogdoches County, FM138 03-12-98 No lowboy type trailers unless equipped with hydraulics over the railroad crossing just southeast of US59 in Garrison.
    Nacogdoches County, FM225 06-07-12 65' max length from FM2782 to W.SH21 in Douglass.
    This restriction also affects the following turns at JCT FM225 & FM2782:
    • FM2782 NB to FM225 EB
    • FM225 WB to FM2782 SB
    Nacogdoches County, FM225 06-24-09 No length from N.FM343 to SH204.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nacogdoches County, JCT FM698 & FM1638 01-15-10 80' max length for all turns to or from either highway.
    Polk County, N.BU59 NB to US59 SB in Livingston 01-04-08 There is no direct access traveling from N.BU59 NB to US59 SB.
    Do not use the 1st at-grade crossover past N.BU59 in Livingston on US59 NB to US59 SB.
    Polk County, BU59 in Livingston 11-10-94 No permits between S.US59 and SH146 in Livingston. 
    Polk County, US190 03-31-97 18' max height through the intersection of SH146 in Livingston.
    Polk County, US190 07-23-93 No lowboy type trailers between US59 and BU59 in Livingston.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Polk County, US287 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of US59 in Corrigan.
    Polk County, SH146 03-31-97 18' max height through the intersection of US190 in Livingston.
    Polk County, FM350 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of SP177 at Moscow.
    Polk County, FM357 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of US59 at Wakefield.
    Polk County, FM942 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of US59, at Leggett.
    Polk County, FM942 03-12-98 No permits between N.US59 and Fagan Farms Rd in Leggett.
    Fagan Farms Rd is located approximately 1 ¼ miles west of N.US59.
    Polk County, FM943 07-22-14 10' max width between SH146 and FM1276.
    Polk County, N.FM1988 EB to US59 NB 10-21-09 There is no access traveling N.FM1988 EB to US59 NB.
    Polk County, FM2610 05-10-10 No weight over the Menard Creek bridge.
    Menard Creek is located approximately ½ mile north of the Liberty/Polk County line.
    Sabine County, SH21 12-14-09 14' max width and/or 175,000 lbs max GVW on the Toledo Bend Reservoir Bridge at the Louisiana/Texas State line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Sabine and Shelby Counties, SH87 08-13-86 Over 15' wide must have a front escort between SH21 and S.FM417.
    This includes manufactured housing.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Sabine County, SH87 03-30-99 17’9" max height between 1 mile south of S.FM83 and 1 mile north of N.FM83 in Hemphill.

    This is due to traffic lights.
    San Augustine County, San Augustine Truck Route 10-06-08 Must use the following truck route in the city of San Augustine to go SH147 NB or SB (must have load zoned axle weights):

    NB: "...SH147n, US96n, FM1279e, SH147n..."
    SB: "...SH147s, FM1279w, US96s, SH147s..."
    San Augustine, SH21 11-30-09 16’ max height between W.LP547 and E.LP547.

    This is a permanent restriction.

    This restriction also affects SH147 where it is double signed with SH21.
    San Augustine and Angelina Counties, SH147 09-03-09 14' max width and/or 175,000 lbs max GVW over the Sam Rayburn Reservoir at the Angelina/San Augustine County Line.
    San Augustine, SH147 12-23-10 No permits from US96 to W.LP547.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Augustine, FM2213 10-06-08 No permits from SH21 to LP547.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Augustine, FM3230 12-23-10 No permits from SH21 to LP547.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Augustine, LP547 in San Augustine
    Portion of FM3230
    10-06-08 No permits from W.SH21 to E.SH21 in San Augustine.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Jacinto County, SH150 12-30-02 No permits from S.FM222 to US59.
    San Jacinto County, SH150 08-13-86 Over 15' wide must have a front escort from the Walker County line to FM2025.
    This includes mobile homes.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Jacinto County, FM2914 at US59 02-04-13 16'6" max height at US59.
    San Jacinto County, FM2914 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad between US59 and FM3460, by Shepherd.
    Shelby County, US84
    Portion of FM1970
    05-15-14 9' max width between the Rusk/Shelby County line and W.US59.
    This restriction also affects FM1970 where it is double signed with US84.
    Shelby County, US84 02-05-09 Over 11' wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic as the load travels on the center of the bridge to cross the Sabine River at the Louisiana State Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Shelby and Sabine Counties, SH87 08-13-86 Over 15' wide must have a front escort between SH21 and S.FM417.
    This includes manufactured housing.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Shelby County, SH87, SH7 and FM699 07-17-07 No permits through Center on these highways due to the town square. Use US96, LP500, and/or SH7 (from US96 southwest towards Nacogdoches) to route around Center.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Shelby County, SH87 03-18-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad between US59 and SP470 in Timpson.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Shelby County, FM415 06-25-01 No width and/or no weight between FM138 and SH87.
    Shelby County, FM947 01-06-09 No weight between US59 in Tenaha and US59 in Timpson.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Shelby County, FM2427 03-17-09 No permits between the end of state maintenance in Goober Hill and 2 miles south of FM139.
    Trinity County, SH19 03-30-99 17’9" max height between 1 mile north of SH94 south and a point between N.FM1617 and S.FM1617 in Trinity.
    This is due to traffic lights.
    Trinity County, SH94 03-10-00 No weight between FM2262 and the Angelina County Line.
    Trinity County, SH94 05-07-98 Over 14' high must use the west leg of SH94 when traveling to or from US287 in Groveton.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Trinity County, SH94 08-13-86 Over 15' wide must have a front escort between US287, at Groveton, and the Angelina County Line.
    This includes mobile homes.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Trinity County, FM230 03-30-99 17’9" max height between SH19 and 1 mile west in Trinity.
    This is due to traffic lights.
    Last updated on Tue, Nov 25, 2014

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