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El Paso District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, El Paso District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Josie Crosby (915) 790-4316
Carmen Sifuentes (915) 790-4410

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
All Counties, All Highways 05-09-11 Modified escort requirement for height:
  • Over 17’6” high: A front escort with height pole is required.
  • Brewster County, US67/US90, SH118, SH223 10-02-91 12' wide and over: Law enforcement escorts are required in the Alpine City limits.
    The mover must call: (432) 837-3486.
    Brewster and Presidio Counties, FM170 10-23-08 12' wide and over: A front escort is required between the end of state maintained north of US67 and SH118.
    This restriction does not affect the part of FM170 where it is double signed with US67 in Presidio.
    Culberson County, IH10 WB 06-29-16 10' max width and or 15'6" max height wstbouond between Borracho Rd in Borracho Draw and 1 mile west of Evergreen Rd east of Van Horn.
    Borracho Rd is located approximately 10 1/2 miles west of SH118.
    Evergreen Rd is located approximately 13 1/4 miles east of US90.
    Culberson County, IH10 Ramps 07-25-16 No permits on the following ramps at Borracho Rd in Borracho Draw:
  • EB Exit Ramp to Borracho Rd
  • WB Exit Ramp to Borracho Rd
  • WB Entrance Ramp from Borracho Rd

  • Borracho Rd is located approximately 10 1/2 miles west of SH118.
    Culberson County, US285 08-05-16 11' max width into or out of New Mexico.
    Culberson County, SH54 12-09-15 No trailers with less than 18" of ground clearance between BI10 in Van Horn and US62/US180.
    Culberson County, SH54 08-19-08 20’ max width between BI10 in Van Horn and US62/US180.
    Culberson County, FM2119 and FM3541 01-19-09 Do not drop off loads on either one of these highways with the intent to use county roads to pick up on the other highway and continue on.
    Loads with an origin or destination in this area are the only ones that may drop off to or begin from county roads on FM2119 or FM3541.
    El Paso County, City of El Paso 01-01-87 Curfew: 12' max width or 95' max long inside or on LP375 during the hours of 07:00 – 09:00 AM and 04:00 – 06:00 PM Monday through Friday.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    El Paso County, IH10/US85/US180 WFR 07-14-16 16' max width on the WFR between SP37 and the Entrance Ramp from SP37.
    El Paso County, IH10/US85/US180 WB Exit Ramp to SP37 07-11-16 12' max width on the WB Exit Ramp to SP37.
    El Paso County, IH10
    Portion of US85
    Portion of US180
    07-06-15 Curfew: 12' max width between N.LP375 and E.LP375 during the hours of 07:00 AM - 06:00 PM Monday through Friday
    This restriction also affects US85 where it is double signed with IH10.
    This restriction also affects US180 where it is double signed with IH10.
    El Paso County, IH10/US85/US180 WFR 05-19-16 10' max width between Thorn Ave and N.SH20 in El Paso.
    Thorn Ave is located approximately 1 mile north of N.SH20.
    El Paso County, IH10 NFR WB to US54 SB 07-27-09 There is no access traveling IH10 NFR WB to US54 SB.
    Also, there is no access traveling IH10 WB, detouring Reynolds Rd, IH10 WB, to US54 SB.
    El Paso County, JCT IH10 & E.LP375 06-29-05 10' max width and/or 70' max length for the following turns at JCT IH10 & E.LP375:
  • E.IH10 EB to E.LP375 NB
  • E.IH10 WB to E.LP375 SB
  • E.LP375 NB to E.IH10 WB
  • El Paso County, JCT IH10 & E.LP375 06-20-14 14' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT IH10 & E.LP375:
  • E.LP375 NB/SB
  • E.LP375 NB to IH10 WB
  • El Paso County, IH10 SFR 01-19-16 In El Paso: 12' max width on the SFR between E.LP375 and Eastlake Blvd.
    Eastlake Blvd is located approximately 1 ½ miles east of E.LP375.
    El Paso County, US54 and SH20 04-15-09 There is no access US54 to or from SH20.
    El Paso County, JCT US62 & LP478 07-14-11 There is no access for the following two turns at JCT US62 & LP478:
  • US62 EB to LP478 NB
  • LP478 SB to US62 EB


  • Also, to travel US62 WB to LP478 NB, Copia St must be included in the route:
    "…US62w, Turn right at Copia St, LP478n…"
    El Paso County, US62 02-05-14 In El Paso: 10' max width and/or 75' max length between Val Verde St and El Paso Dr.
    Val Verde St is located approximately ½ mile west of W.SH20.
    El Paso Dr is located approximately ¼ mile east of E.SH20.
    El Paso County, JCT US62/US180 & FM659 10-05-11 12' max width for the following turns at JCT US62/US180 & FM659:
  • FM659 NB to US62/US180 EB
  • US62/US180 EB to FM659 SB
  • US62/US180 WB to FM659 SB


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    El Passo County, US85
    Portion of IH10 EFR and WFR
    07-05-16 In El Paso: No permits between Executive Center Blvd and Sunland Park Dr.
    Sunland Park Dr is located approximately ½ mile north of S.IH10.
    Executive Center Blvd is located approximately 2 miles south of S.IH10.
    This restriction also affects IH10 EFR and WFR where it is double signed with S.US85.
    El Paso County, SH20 02-05-14 In El Paso: 10' max width and/or 75' max length between Val Verde St and Buena Vista St.
    Val Verde St is located approximately ½ mile west of W.US62.
    Buena Vista St is located approximately ¼ mile east of E.US62.
    El Paso County, FM76 10-21-15 12' max width between FM1281 and S.LP375.
    El Paso County, FM3255 02-28-14 16' max width and/or 90' max length into and out of New Mexico.

    This is a New Mexico restriction.
    El Paso County, N.LP375 06-05-12 12' max width and/or 17' max height between US54 and BU54 in El Paso.
    El Paso County, N.LP375 07-08-14 16'6" max height between IH10 WFR and ¼ mile east of IH10.
    El Paso County, N.LP375 07-08-14 In El Paso: 11' max width between Resler Dr and Tom Mays Park Access Rd.
    Resler Dr is located approximately 1 mile east of IH10.
    Tom Mays Park Access Rd is located approximately 3 ¼ miles east of IH10.
    El Paso County, S.LP375 EB to US54 NB to US62 EB 02-05-09 There is no access from US54 MLs to US62 EB when traveling from S.LP375e to US54n to US62e.
    Hudspeth County, US62/US180 07-05-16 All oversized vehicles are under the following conditions between 18 miles west of FM2317 and 4 miles west of FM1437:
  • 20' max width
  • Law enforcement escorts are required: The mover must contact the Hudspeth County Sheriff’s Office at least 48hrs prior to entering the construction restriction: (915) 369-2161, ask for the Sheriff or Chief Deputy.
  • Hudspeth County, FM1111 09-29-08 No over length lowboy type trailers with less than 18" of clearance between 10 miles north of BI10 in Sierra Blanca and US62/US180.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hudspeth County, FM1111 11-04-08 16’ max width between BI10 in Sierra Blanca and US62/US180.
    Jeff Davis County, SH118 04-06-11 10’ max width and/or 70’max length between N.SH17 and SH166.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Jeff Davis County, SH166 04-06-11 10’ max width between FM505 and SH118.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Presidio County, JCT US67 & W.US90 & SH17 09-18-09 Over 70’ long: The mover must contact the Presidio County Sheriff at (432) 729-4308 only when making the following turns in Marfa:
  • US90 EB to US67 SB
  • US90/US67 WB to SH17 NB
  • SH17 SB to US90 WB

  • This is a permanent restriction.
    Presidio and Brewster Counties, FM170 10-23-08 12' wide and over: A front escort is required between the end of state maintained north of US67 and SH118.
    This restriction does not affect the part of FM170 where it is double signed with US67 in Presidio.
    Last updated on Tue, Aug 16, 2016

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