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Pharr District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Pharr District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Lynnette Villarreal (956) 702-6240
Jennifer Beltran (956) 702-6217
Bruce Gutierrez (956) 702-6335
County Date Restriction
Cameron County, IH69E/US77
Portion of US83
01-10-11 16’6” max height between FM1479 and SP54 in Harlingen.
This restriction also affects US83 where it is double signed with IH69E.
Cameron and Hidalgo Counties, BU83 12-19-08 16’ max height between E.FM2061 in Pharr and US77/US83 in Harlingen.
Cameron County, US281 12-13-11 18' max height between New Cameron Ave and 1/2 mile northwest of New Cameron Ave in Brownsville.
New Cameron Ave is located approximately 3 miles south of FM1421.
Cameron County, SH550 Toll Road 07-07-14 No permits on the main lanes between IH69E and SH48.

This is a permanent restriction.

The main lanes are a toll road.
Cameron County, JCT SH550 & FM511 under Old Port Isabel Rd north of Port Brownsville. 12-13-11 16' max height under Old Port Isabel Rd.
Old Port Isabel Rd is located where SH550 and FM511 junction together approximately ¼ mile south of FM3248.
Cameron County, FM511 07-18-14 No permits between SH4 and FM802.
Cameron County, FM3248 at SH550 05-19-13 14' max height at SH550.
SH550 is being rebuilt to go over FM3248.
Hidalgo County, IH2/US83 ML, NFR, and SFR 11-18-14 11' max width on the ML, NFR, and SFR between SH364 and SH107.
Hidalgo County, BU83 12-19-08 14’ max height between W.US83 in Penitas/Perezville and E.FM2061 in Pharr.
Hidalgo and Cameron Counties, BU83 12-19-08 16’ max height between E.FM2061 in Pharr and US77/US83 in Harlingen.
Hidalgo County, JCT BU83 & FM88 in Weslaco 12-19-08 14' max height for all turns at JCT BU83 & FM88.

This is due to low lights.
Hidalgo County, US281 07-21-15 10' max width between FM88 and FM1015.
Hidalgo County, US281 07-22-15 No permits between Ridge Rd and IH2 in Pharr.
Ridge Rd is located approximately 2 miles south of IH2.
Hidalgo County, S.BU281 SB to US281 NB in Edinburg 06-03-09 There is no access traveling BU281 SB to S.US281 NB in Edinburg. 
Hidalgo County, SH336 12-16-08 14’6" max height between US83 and SH495.
Hidalgo County, SH495 12-16-08 14’6" max height between FM2220 and FM3362.
Hidalgo County, FM88 04-17-14 10' max width between ½ mile south of SH107 and ½ mile north of SH107.
Hidalgo County, FM494 11-15-11 No height between W.FM1016 and E.FM1016.
Hidalgo County, FM1926 12-16-08 14’6" max height between BU83 and SH495 in McAllen.
Hidalgo County, FM2061 12-16-08 14’6" max height between W.BU83 and SH495 in McAllen.
Hidalgo County, FM2993 06-22-15 No permits northbound between SH107 and 8 Mile Rd in Cantu.
8 Mile Rd is located approximately 1 mile north of SH107.
Hidalgo County, SP115 12-16-08 14’6" max height between US83 and BU83/McAllen.
Jim Hogg County, SH16 01-24-13 All vehicles must have no less than 6" of ground clearance when crossing the railroad between SH285 and S.SH359.
Starr County, US83 in Roma-Los Saenz 01-25-06 15’6" max height between FM650 and FM649.
For loads higher than 15’6" stopping or starting in this area: The permit officer must contact the Pharr District Office for approval.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 15’7" max height at Efren Ramirez located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately 1 mile west of FM649.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 15’7" max height at Obrigon located in Roma-Los Saenz located approximately 1½ miles west of FM649.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 16’2" max height at Ebony located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately 1¾ miles west of FM649.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 16’8" max height at Richard T. Peel located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately 2¼ miles west of FM649.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 17’8" max height at Mendez located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately 2½ miles west of FM649.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 16’6" max height at SP200/Bravo located in Roma-Los Saenz.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 17’1" max height at Lincoln located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately 1½ miles south of FM650.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 17’3" max height at Gonzalez located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately 1 mile south of FM650.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 19’6" max height at the "Curve Warning Sign" located in Roma-Los Saenz approximately ½ of a mile south of FM650.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Starr County, US83 01-25-06 17’10 max height at FM650 in Roma-Los Saenz.
This is due to low traffic lights.
Willacy County, FM507 12-15-11 No weight between the Cameron/Willacy County line and FM1018.
Zapata County, US83 SB 02-27-16 11' max width southbound between 1st Ave and Ohio St in Zapata.
1st Ave is located approximately ¾ mile south of SH16.
Ohio St is located approximately 1 ½ miles south of SH16.
Zapata County, US83 09-03-13 11'5" max width between 1 ½ miles north of FM3169 and 9 ¾ miles south of the Webb/Zapata County line.
Zapata County, US83 10-22-14 11' max width between 10 miles south of the Webb/Zapata County line and 4 ½ miles south of the Webb/Zapata County line.
Zapata County, US83 04-09-14 11' max width between 4 ½ miles south of the Webb/Zapata County line and the Webb/Zapata County line.
Last updated on Fri, Sep 4, 2015

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