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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) 633-4344
Lisa Caldwell (936) 633-4309

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
Angelina County, City of Lufkin 05-07-98 In Lufkin: No permits on all highways inside LP287.

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 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 06-13-16 There is no access for the following turns at JCT US59/US69/LP287 & FM2021:
  • US59/US69/LP287 SB to FM2021 NB
  • FM2021 SB to US59/US69/LP287 SB
  • Angelina County, JCT US59 & FM3521 06-13-16 There is no access for the following turns at JCT US59 & FM3521:
  • US59 SB to FM3521 EB
  • FM3521 WB to US59 SB
  • Angelina County, JCT US59 & FM3439 06-13-16 There is no access for the following turns at JCT US59 & FM3439:
  • US59 NB to FM3439 SB
  • FM3439 NB to US59 NB
  • Angelina County, JCT US59 & N.FM2021 11-26-14 16'6" max height at N.FM2021.
    Angelina County, US69/N.LP287 U-Turns at N.BU69/E.SH103 11-23-11 In Lufkin: No height on the EB to WB and WB to EB U-Turns at N.BU69/E.SH103.

    FYI: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 all crossovers 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 All vehicles over 100' long are under the following conditions when turning SH94 EB to W.LP287 NB:
  • Steerable trailer and dolly axles are required.
  • 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 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 04-15-15 No permits between SH103 and SH7.
    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 over the multiple railroad crossings 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, FM3439 SB 04-10-15 No permits northbound between US59 and US69/LP287.
    Angelina County, FM3482 06-11-98 No permits between FM58 and US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    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, City of Crockett 08-30-84 In Crockett: No permits on all highways inside of LP304.

    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, SH7 09-02-15 10' max width between FM232 and Julia St in Kennard.
    Julia St is located approximately ½ mile east of FM357.
    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, SH21 07-05-16 10' max width between E.FM1280 and W.SH7.
    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, N.LP304 07-20-16 No width between FM2022 and FM229.
    Nacogdoches County, City of Nacogdoches 05-07-98 In Nacogdoches: No permits on all highways inside of LP224.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Nacogdoches County, JCT US59/W.LP224 & FM2609 06-26-09 There is no access for the following maneuvers at JCT US59/W.LP224 & FM2609:
  • US59/W.LP224 SB to FM2609 EB
  • FM2609 WB to US59/W.LP224 SB
  • US59/W.LP224 NB to SB U-turn
  • US59/W.LP224 SB to NB U-turn
  • Nacogdoches County, SH7 08-13-86 Over 15' wide: A front escort is required between the Angelina/Nacogdoches County line and LP224.
    This includes mobile homes.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    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 access traveling N.BU59 NB to US59 SB.
    Do not use the 1st crossover on US59 north of N.BU59.
    Polk County, BU59 in Livingston 11-10-94 No permits between S.US59 and SH146. 
    Polk County, US190 02-29-16 No permits between FM356 and FM2457.
    Polk County, US190 07-23-93 No lowboy type trailers between US59 and BU59 in Livingston.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Polk County, US190 03-31-97 18' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT US190 & SH146:
  • US190 EB/WB
  • SH146 NB/SB
  • All Turns

  • This is due to overhead lights.
    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, 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, 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, SH7 04-18-16 No width between 4 miles west of FM711 and 1 ¾ miles west of FM711.
    Sabine County, SH21 12-14-09 14' max width and/or 175,000 lbs  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 County, US96 11-17-15 10' max width over the Ayish Bayou Bridge.
    Ayish Bayou is located approximately 1/2 mile north of FM2213.
    San Augustine County, US96 07-01-16 No width between ½ mile south of FM3451 and the Shelby/San Augustine County line.
    San Augustine County, SH21
    Portion of SH147
    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 GVW over the Sam Rayburn Reservoir at the Angelina/San Augustine County Line.
    San Augustine County, SH147 12-23-10 No permits from US96 to W.LP547.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Augustine County, FM2213 10-06-08 No permits from US96 to LP547.

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

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Augustine County, LP547
    Portion of FM3230
    10-06-08 No permits from W.SH21 to E.SH21. ,br> This restriciotn also affects FM3230 where it is double signed with LP547.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Jacinto County, US59 05-07-15 No permits between Regency Dr and Lilley Rd in Shepherd.
    Regency Dr is located approximately ½ mile south of FM2914.
    Lilley Rd is located approximately ¾ mile south of SH150.
    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, FM946 10-16-15 No permits between US190 and the end of state maintenance north of US190.
    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 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 County, SH7 04-18-16 No width between 4 miles west of FM711 and 1 ¾ miles west of FM711.
    Shelby County, SH7 07-01-16 No permits between 1 ½ miles west of FM711 and ¾ miles east of FM711.
    Shelby County, SH7, SH87, and FM699 07-17-07 No permits through Center on SH7, SH87, and/or FM699.

    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 03-18-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad between US59 and SP470.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Shelby County, FM415 06-25-01 No width and/or no weight between FM138 and SH87.
    Shelby County, FM947 01-21-09 No weight between W.US59 and E.US59.

    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, US287
    Portion of SH94
    01-22-16 10' max width between FM355 and Airport Rd west of Groveton.
    Airport Rd is located approximately ½ mile north of W.SH94.
    This restriction also affects SH94 where it is double signed with US287.
    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 14' max height on the east leg of SH94 in Groveton.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Trinity County, SH94 08-13-86 Over 15' wide: a front escort is required between US287 in Groveton and the Angelina County/Trinity 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 Wed, Jul 20, 2016

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