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Corpus Christi District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Corpus Christi District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
David Brink (361) 7808-2498

County Date Restriction
Aransas County, SH35 over the Copano Bay Causeway 05-07-98 All loads over 12' wide require an escort when crossing the Copano Bay causeway located north of Rockport.
14' max width over the Copano Bay causeway.

This is a permanent restriction.
Aransas County, BS35 in Rockport 04-12-12 No permits on BS 35 between Freeze Ln and N.SH35 in Rockport unless the load has an origin or destination here.
Freeze Ln is located approximately 1 1/4 miles north of SH188.

This is a permanent restriction.
Bee County, US59 in Beeville 04-17-09 No permits between US181 and BU181 in Beeville.
The permit specialist must obtain approval from Corpus Christi District for loads with an origin or destination in this restriction.
All loads must detour this restriction by using US181 and FM351 on the north side of Beeville.
Bee County, US181 NB 10-06-99 80' max length traveling US181 NB to FM351 WB.

This is a permanent restriction.
Bee County, BU181 in Beeville 02-03-10 No permits between US59 and N.US181.
Bee, Karnes and Live Oak Counties, FM882 05-12-14 10' max width between SH72 and FM626.
Goliad and Refugio Counties, SH239 07-01-05 15’ max width and/or no weight between US77 and S.US183/77A.
Goliad and Karnes Counties, FM81 04-05-13 12' max width between SH72 and SH239.
Jim Wells County, City of Alice Truck Routes 01-03-11 Must use the following truck routes for the following maneuvers in Alice:
  • SH44 EB: “…SH44e, ALICE: BU281s, FM1352e, FM665e, FM1931n, SH44e…”
  • SH44 WB: “…SH44w, FM1931s, FM665w, FM1352w, ALICE: BU281n, SH44w…”
  • SH44 WB to US281 NB: “…SH44w, FM1931s, FM665w, FM1352w, ALICE: BU281n, US281n…”
    or
    “…SH44w, SH359n, FM3376w, ALICE: BU281n, US281n…”
  • US281 NB to SH44 EB: “…US281n, ALICE: S.BU281n, FM1352e, FM665e, FM1931n, SH44e …”
  • US281 SB to SH44 EB: “…US281s, ALICE: BU281n, FM1352e, FM665e, FM1931n, SH44e…”
  • Jim Wells County, US281 11-08-12 In Alice: 11' max width between CR129 and SH44.
    CR129 is located approximately 1 ¾ miles south of FM1554.
    Jim Wells County, FM1539 09-24-02 No permits between SH359 and FM2044.
    Jim Wells County, FM1554 at US281 07-01-14 14' max height at US281.

    This is due to new bridges being built over FM1554.
    Karnes County, City of Kenedy Truck Routes 12-17-97 Must use the following truck routes for the following maneuvers in Kenedy:
  • EB: SH72ne, FM1145e, @KENEDY: BU181n, TEXAS TRUCK 72e, SH72ne.
  • WB: SH72sw, TEXAS TRUCK 72w, @KENEDY: BU181s, FM1145w, SH72sw.
  • NB: US181n, @KENEDY: S.BU181n, TEXAS TRUCK 72e, SH72ne
  • SB: US181s, FM1145e, @KENEDY: BU181n, TEXAS TRUCK 72e, SH72ne.
  • Karnes County, US181
    Portion of FM81
    Portion of FM887
    05-12-14 11' max width between FM1144 and the Wilson/Karnes County line.
    This restriction also affects FM81 where it is double signed with US181.
    This restriction also affects FM887 where it is double signed with US181.
    Karnes County, BU181 in Karnes City 08-23-06 No permits between SH80 west and N.US181 in Karnes City.
    Karnes County, BS123 in Karnes City 03-30-06 No permits between SH123 and BU181 in Karnes City.
    Karnes County, FM81
    Portion of US181
    Portion of SH123
    05-12-14 10' max width between FM1144 and SH80.
    This restriction also affects US181 where it is double signed with FM81.
    This restriction also affects SH123 where it is double signed with FM81.
    Karnes and Goliad Counties, FM81 04-05-13 12' max width between SH72 and SH239.
    Karnes County, FM719 08-23-06 No permits between US181 and FM792.
    Karnes County, FM791 04-10-92 No permits between US181 and FM887.
    Karnes, Bee, and Live Oak Counties, FM882 05-12-14 10' max width between SH72 and FM626.
    Kleberg County, Caesar Ave at US77 in Kingsville 08-21-13 16'6" max height at US77.
    Caesar Ave is located approximately ½ mile south of SH141. .
    Live Oak, Nueces, and San Patricio Counties, IH37
    Portion of US77
    Portion of US281
    06-29-12 All permitted loads must travel in the right lane on IH37.
    This restriction also affects US77 where it is double signed with IH37.
    This restriction also affects US281 where it is double signed with IH37.
    Live Oak County, JCT IH37 & S.FM799 02-10-09 There is no access for the following turns at JCT IH37 & S.FM799:
  • IH37 NB to S.FM799 WB
  • IH37 EFR NB to S.FM799 WB
  • S.FM799 EB to IH37 NB
  • S.FM799 EB to IH37 EFR NB

  • S.FM799 stops at IH37 WFR. It does not cross or go under IH37 main lanes.
    Live Oak, Karnes, and Bee Counties, FM882 05-12-14 10' max width between SH72 and FM626.
    Nueces, Live Oak, and San Patricio Counties, IH37
    Portion of US77
    Portion of US281
    06-29-12 All permitted loads must travel in the right lane on IH37.
    This restriction also affects US77 where it is double signed with IH37.
    This restriction also affects US281 where it is double signed with IH37.
    Nueces County, IH37 SB to McBride Ln in Corpus Christi 03-23-10 There is no direct access traveling IH37 SB to McBride Ln in Corpus Christi.
    McBride Ln is the overhead structure just east of SH358.
    Nueces County, IH37 EFR NW to SH358 SB 08-04-10 There is no access traveling IH37 EFR NW to SH358 SB.
    Nueces County, IH37 EFR & WFR 02-02-09 4000 lbs (four thousand) single axle on IH37 EFR and WFR between ¼ mile north of Ripple Rd and the Nueces/San Patricio County Line.
    Ripple Rd is located approximately ¾ mile north of S.US77 in Calallen.
    Nueces and San Patricio Counties, IH37/US77 09-16-10 Over 16’ wide up to 20’ max width may travel on IH37/US77 from S.US77 to N.US77 without approval from Corpus Christi District.
    This is a blanket approval.
    Nueces County, IH69/US77 SB 03-20-14 14' max width southbound between S.SH44 and ¼ mile south of FM892.
    Nueces County, JCT IH69/US77 & S.BU77 in Robstown 06-07-10 In Robstown: There is no access for the following turns:
  • IH69/US77 NB to S.BU77 NB
  • BU77 SB to IH69/US77 SB
  • Nueces County, JCT BU77 & SH44 in Robstown 07-20-09 There is no access to or from SH44 to or from BU77 in Robstown.
    Nueces County, US181 04-29-08 No permits on the Corpus Christi Harbor Truss Bridge.
    Nueces County, US181 05-07-98 14' max width over the Nueces Bay causeway located north of Corpus Christi.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nueces County, US181 10-29-86 No permits between IH37 in Corpus Christi and 1.5 miles north at Corpus Christi Harbor Truss Bridge.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nueces County, JCT SH44 & FM1694 07-09-14 16' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT SH44& FM1694:
  • SH44 EB to WB
  • SH44 WB to EB
  • FM1694 NB/SB
  • Nueces County, SH44 EB to W.BS44 EB in Corpus Christi 12-01-09 There is no access traveling SH44 EB to W.BS44 EB in Corpus Christi.
    Nueces County, SH44 06-28-89 Due to construction of new SH44 there is no longer a crossover at SH44 from Corn Products Rd to FM763.
    Loads being routed out of Corpus Christi on Corn Products Road can be routed west on SH44 but will not have access to continue south on FM763.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nueces County, SH361 05-07-98 No permits are allowed on the Port Aransas ferry located at Port Aransas.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nueces County, FM43 03-26-14 11' max width between 1 ½ miles west of SH286 and Yorktown Blvd in Corpus Christi.
    Yorktown Blvd is located approximately 2 miles east of SH286.
    Refugio and Goliad Counties, SH239 07-01-05 15’ max width and/or no weight between US77 and S.US183/77A.
    San Patricio, Live Oak, and Nueces Counties, IH37
    Portion of US77
    Portion of US281
    06-29-12 All permitted loads must travel in the right lane on IH37.
    This restriction also affects US77 where it is double signed with IH37.
    This restriction also affects US281 where it is double signed with IH37.
    San Patricio and Nueces Counties, IH37/US77 09-16-10 Over 16’ wide up to 20’ max width may travel on IH37/US77 between S.US77 and N.US77 without approval from Corpus Christi District.

    This is a blanket approval.
    San Patricio County, IH37 EFR 12-06-04 The IH37 EFR is not continuous at SH234 in Edroy.
    Detour NB: IH37 EFR n, SH234 w, IH37 EFR n. Reverse for SB travel.
    San Patricio County, JCT IH37 & FM3377 04-29-10 There is no access for the following turns:
  • IH37 SB to FM3377 WB
  • FM3377 EB to IH37 SB
  • San Patricio County, JCT US77 & SH188 06-11-08 100’ max length turning from US77 SB to SH188 EB or SH188 WB.
    San Patricio County, County, US77 Exit and Entrance Ramps at SH188 08-08-14 No permits on the following ramps at SH188:
  • NB Exit Ramp to SH188
  • SB Entrance Ramp from SH188
  • San Patricio County, JCT BU77 & SH89 in Sinton 08-03-11 In Sinton: There is no access for the following turns at JCT BU77 & SH89:
  • BU77 NB to SH89 SE
  • BU77 SB to SH89 SE
  • SH89 NW to BU77 NB
  • SH89 NW to BU77 SB
  • San Patricio County, N.BU77 at US77 in Sinton 06-04-14 14' max height at US77.
    San Patricio County, US181 SB to SH35 EB 12-13-11 In Gregory: When traveling US181 SB to SH35 EB, use SP202 in the route:
    "…US181s, SP202se, SH35e…"
    The posted signs say to use SP202 to reach SH35.

    Travelling US181 SB directly to SH35 EB is possible for up to 21' high, but the route must be typed as follows:
    "…US181s, Sunset Rd east, Crossunder SH35 at FM3284, SH35e…"
    Sunset Rd is a state maintained access road between US181 and SH35/FM3284. But there are no signs that say that Sunset Rd is the ramp to reach SH35.
    San Patricio County, SH35 EB 07-08-14 10' max width eastbound between US181 and SH361.
    San Patricio County, SH35 SFR 08-22-14 13' max width on the SFR between US181 and SH361.
    San Patricio County, SH188 07-29-13 9' max width between FM630 and US77.
    San Patricio County, SH359 12-29-99 10' max width between SP459 and S.BS359 in Mathis.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Patricio County, SH361   No permits on the Port Aransas Ferry System between Harbor Island and Mustang Island.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Patricio County, County Roads 09-24-10 FYI:Movers who need to travel on any San Patricio County roads may call San Patricio County, Alma Moreno or Al Lopez, for information and/or approval for these roads: (361) 547-2132.

    CR30 south of Mathis is one such road. CR30 exists between JCT IH37 & SH188 and FM666. CR30 intersects with FM666 approximately 3 ¼ miles south of SH359.

    CR50 is another such road. CR50 exists between SH234 and FM666. CR50 intersects with SH234 approximately 2/10 mile west of S.IH37 and intersects with FM666 approximately 4 miles south of SH359.
    Last updated on Fri, Aug 22, 2014

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