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Amarillo District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Amarillo District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Jacy Butler (806) 365-3271
Brad Buchanan (806) 356-3284

If a county you are looking for is not listed on this page, we are unaware of any restrictions in that county.

County Date Restriction
Armstrong County, SH207 11-05-12 12’ max width and/or no weight from FM285 to FM2272.

This is a permanent restriction.
Armstrong and Randall Counties, FM1151 12-10-14 12' max width between FM1258 and SH207.
Carson County, JCT IH40 & FM294 11-19-15 100' max length and/or no lowboy type trailers for the following turns at JCT IH40 & FM294:
  • IH40 SFR EB to FM294 NB
  • IH40 SFR EB to FM294 SB
  • IH40 SFR WB to FM294 NB
  • IH40 SFR WB to FM294 SB
  • FM294 NB to IH40 SFR EB
  • FM294 NB to IH40 SFR WB
  • FM294 SB to IH40 SFR EB
  • FM294 SB to IH40 SFR WB
  • Carson County, US60 at Elsie Ave in Panhandle 02-06-09 Over 100’ long: The mover must contact the railroad company 24 hours prior to dropping off and/or picking up from Elsie Ave in Panhandle.
    The mover must call Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway (BNSF RR): ask for the roadmaster (580) 310-2564.
    Carson County, SH207/FM293 06-01-98 In Panhandle: No permits under the railroad overhead structure just north of W.US60.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Carson County, FM294 08-14-96 No lowboy type trailers between US60 and E.SH152.
    Carson County, FM683 10-31-97 No lowboy type trailers between US60 and ½ of a mile north.
    Carson County, FM2386 08-14-96 No lowboy type trailers between US60 and SH152.
    Dallam and Hartley Counties, US87/US385 09-15-15 11' max width between FM998 and US54.
    Dallam County, US87/US385 10-05-98 In Dalhart: No permits under railroad overhead structure located between US54 and N.US385.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Dallam County, SH102 04-15-05 No weight into/out of New Mexico.

    This is a New Mexico restriction.
    Deaf Smith County, US60 WB to US385 NB 12-02-08 No permits traveling US60 WB to US385 NB.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Deaf Smith County, US385 10-24-96 17’ max height between US60 and FM1057.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Deaf Smith, SP211 11-21-97 14’ max width and/or 17’ max height between US60 and US385 in Hereford.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Gray County, IH40/SH70 NFR and SFR 03-05-10 No permits on the NFR and SFR between W.SH70 and E.SH70.

    The following requirement is included on the permit when travelling on SH70 NB or SB where it is double signed with IH40:
    "Note to driver: When traveling on SH70 where it is double signed with IH40,  immediately enter the main lanes of IH40. Do not remain on IH40 NFR or SFR when traveling on SH70."
    Gray County, IH40/SH70 10-17-08 20’ max width from W.SH70 to E.SH70.
    Amarillo District has given blanket approval for loads over 16’ wide to travel on IH40 main lanes from W.SH70 to E.SH70.
    Loads up to 20’ max width may use IH40 main lanes here without Amarillo District approval.
    Gray County, IH40 05-20-15 In McLean: 12' max width between W.FM3143 and CR29.
    CR29 is located 1/4 mile east of E.BI40.
    Gray County, SH70 08-29-06 No permits between S.LP171 and N.LP171.
    Gray County, FM282 11-21-97 No lowboy trailers between W.US60 and SH152.
    Gray County, FM2300 09-21-15 254,300 lbs GVW between Carson/Gray County line and US60.
    Hansford County, JCT SH15 & W.SH207 04-29-08 No permits for the following turns at JCT SH15 & W.SH207:
  • SH15 EB to W.SH207 NB
  • SH15 WB W.SH207 NB
  • Hansford County, JCT SH15 & E.SH207 03-08-99 18' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT SH15 & E.SH207:
  • SH15/SH207 NB/SB
  • All turns


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    Hartley County, US54 04-14-15 140,000 lbs GVW traveling into and out of New Mexico.

    This is a New Mexico restriction.
    Hartley and Dallam Counties, US87/US385 09-15-15 11' max width between FM998 and US54.
    Hartley and Moore Counties, SH354 07-23-03 Over 10' wide: A front escort is required between US87/US287 and US385.
    Hartley County, FM767 07-23-03 Over 10' wide: A front escort is required between US54 and US385.
    Hartley County, FM998 05-05-11 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad crossing just west of US87/US385.
    Hartley County, FM3296 07-13-09 No weight into and out of New Mexico.

    This is a New Mexico restriction.
    Moore County, US287 03-06-92 17’ max height between FM281 and FM119.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Moore and Hartley Counties, SH354 07-23-03 Over 10' wide: A front escort is required between US87/US287 and US385.
    Ochiltree County, City of Perryton 11-20-14 Over 18' wide and/or over 17' high: The mover must call the Perryton Police Department Dispatch at least 48 hours prior to traveling in Perryton: (806) 435-4002.
    Ochiltree County, JCT US83 & FM377 08-27-15 12' max width and/or 125' max length for all turns at JCT US83 & FM377.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Ochiltree County, JCT US83 & SH15 08-27-15 12' max width and/or 125' max length for the following turns at JCT US83 & SH15:
  • US83 NB to SH15 EB
  • US83 NB to SH15 WB
  • US83 SB to SH15 EB
  • SH15 EB to US83 SB
  • SH15 WB to US83 NB
  • SH15 WB to US83 SB


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    Oldham County, BI40 in Glenrio 12-03-12 12' max width into and out of New Mexico.

    This is a New Mexico restriction.
    Oldham and Potter Counties, FM1061 06-12-07 11' max width and/or no weight from US385 to W.LP335/Amarillo.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Potter County, Washington St over IH40 in Amarillo 10-14-14 125' max length crossing over IH40.
    Washington St is located approximately ½ mile west of IH27.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Potter County, IH40 EB to IH27 ramp 02-10-16 10' max width and/or 65' max length on the IH40 EB ramp to IH27.
    Potter County, IH40/US287 04-20-15 In Amarillo: No weight between Arthur St and Ross St.
    Arthur St is located approximately ½ mile east of IH27.
    Ross St is located approximately 1 ¼ miles east of IH27.
    Potter County, US87/US287
    Portion of US60
    07-17-86 No permits between IH40 and N.LP335.
    This restriction affects US60 where it is double signed with US87/US287.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Potter and Oldham Counties, FM1061 06-12-07 11' max width and/or no weight between US385 and W.LP335.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Randall County, JCT US60 & FM2590 02-03-09 All lowboy type trailers: 59' max trailer length for all turns at JCT US60 & FM2590.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Randall County, JCT US60 & FM3331 10-10-01 65' max length for all turns at JCT US60 & FM3331.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Randall County, FM168 07-02-15 No permits between FM1062 and FM2219.
    Randall and Armstrong Counties, FM1151 12-10-14 12' max width between FM1258 and SH207.
    Randall County, S.LP335 07-07-15 12' max width between IH27 and FM1541.
    Randall County, S.LP335 05-12-15 In Amarillo: No weight between Georgia St and FM1541.
    Georgia St is located approximately 1 mile west of FM1541.
    Roberts County, SH70 01-28-15 10' max width between the Canadian River and the Ochiltree/Roberts County line.
    The Canadian River is located approximately 4 miles north of FM283.
    Sherman County, SH15 07-21-09 No permits from US54 to FM2232.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Sherman County, FM297 05-30-13 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad crossing just west of US287.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Last updated on Wed, Feb 10, 2016

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