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Lubbock District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Lubbock District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Carol Craddick (806) 748-4443
David Barrera (806) 748-4483

County Date Restriction
Bailey County, US70/SH214 05-07-13 No lowboy type trailers with less than 18" ground clearance over the railroad crossing just north of US84 unless equipped with hydraulic lifts.

This is a permanent restriction.
Bailey County, US84 05-02-14 10' max width and/or no weight between E.8th St in Muleshoe and the Lamb/Bailey County line.
E.8th St is located approximately ½ mile east of SH214.
Castro County, US385 11-03-14 10' max width between ¼ mile south of SH194 and SH194.
Castro County, JCT US385 & SH86 10-08-07 12' max width, 175' max length and/or no weight for all turns at JCT US385 & SH86.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cochran County, FM145 06-26-14 10' max width between FM1055 and US385.
Crosby County, SH207 08-31-06 No lowboy trailers with less than 18" ground clearance unless equipped with hydraulic lifts.
This is on SH207 just north of the intersection of US82.
Crosby County, FM261 EB 09-02-14 18' max width eastbound between FM651 and the Dickens/Crosby County line.

This is a permanent restriction.
Dawson and Gaines Counties, All Highways 05-09-11 Modified escort requirements:
  • Over 16’ wide but not exceeding 95’ long: One escort is required.
  • Over 16’ wide and 95’ long: Front and rear escorts are required.
  • Over 18’ wide: Front and rear escorts are required.
  • Over 18’ high: A front escort with height pole is required.
  • Dawson County, SH349 11-17-14 10' max width between the Martin/Dawson County line and SH137.
    Dawson County, FM829
    Portion of FM828
    11-04-14 No permits between S.FM828 and SH349.
    This restriction also affects FM828 where it is double signed with FM829.
    Gaines and Dawson Counties, All Highways 05-09-11 Modified escort requirements:
  • Over 16’ wide but not exceeding 95’ long: One escort is required.
  • Over 16’ wide and 95’ long: Front and rear escorts are required.
  • Over 18’ wide: Front and rear escorts are required.
  • Over 18’ high: A front escort with height pole is required
  • Gaines County, City of Seminole 09-03-13 Over 17' high: The mover must contact the Seminole Police Department, (432) 758-9871, only if they need assistance to maneuver to avoid striking the overhead lights at JCT US62/US180 & US385 and/or at JCT US62/US180 & SH214.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Gaines County, JCT US180 & US385 02-26-14 No permits for the following two turns at JCT US180 & US385:
  • US180 WB to US62/US385 NB
  • US62/US180 EB to US385 SB


  • All loads must use the following truck routes which are jointly designated by Lubbock District and the City of Seminole for the two restricted turns:
  • US180 WB to US62/US385 NB: "…US180w, Seminole: E.4th St n, NE.Ave C w, US62 (or US385)n,…"
  • US62/US180 EB to US385 SB: US62/US180 EB to US385 SB: "…US62 (or US180)e, Seminole: W.11th St s, SW.Ave G e, FM181e, US385s,…"
  • SH214 SB to US385 SB: "…SH214 s, Seminole: W.11th St s, SW.Ave G e, FM181e, US385s,…" "
  • Note: Ave C, Ave G, W.11th St, and E.4th St must be used like highways in these truck routes.
    Garza County, US84 10-08-14 In Post: 12' max width between ¼ mile east of SP46 and 4th St.
    4th St is located approximately ¼ mile south of S.US380.
    Garza County, US380 03-21-13 In Post: No permits between N.US84 and SP46.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Garza and Scurry Counties, FM1269 10-21-13 10' max width and/or no weight between FM612 and US84.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Garza County, SP575 03-22-13 In Post: 25' max width and/or 185' max length over the railroad crossing between US84 and SH207.
    Hale County, IH27/US87 EFR and WFR 04-14-14 No permits on the EFR and WFR between S.BI27 in Plainview and SH194.
    Hale County, IH27/US87 WFR 04-01-14 100' max length and all vehicles must have no less than 18" of ground clearance on the WFR at the railroad crossing just north of SH194.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hale County, FM3466 at IH27 02-19-14 14' max height at IH27.
    Hockley County, US385 06-11-98 No permits between FM300 and 1 mile north of SH114.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hockley County, BS114 in Levelland 09-24-08 No permits between W.SH114 and S.US385 in Levelland.

    This is a permanent restriction.

    FYI:E.BS114 is double signed with US385 from SH114 to S.US385.
    Hockley County, FM168 06-22-12 100' max length over the railroad crossing just north of E.US84.
    All lowboy type trailers must be hydraulic and raise the deck to no less than 18" ground clearance over this railroad crossing.
    Hockley County, FM300 09-24-08 No permits between US385 and BS114 in Levelland.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hockley County, FM597 06-22-12 No width, no length, and/or no weight between US84 and E.FM168 (east side of downtown Anton).

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hockley County, FM597 06-21-12 No length over the railroad crossing just east of US84.
    All lowboy type trailers must be hydraulic and raise the deck to no less than 18" ground clearance over this railroad crossing.
    Lamb County, US385/LP430 09-15-04 No permits at the intersections of W.US385 and E.US385 in Littlefield.
    Lamb County, FM37 05-07-13 No lowboy type trailers with less than 18" ground clearance over the railroad crossing between US84 and FM1055 unless equipped with hydraulic lifts.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lamb County, FM2197 08-06-14 100,000 lbs GVW between US385 and FM1072.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, City of Lubbock 09-19-12 Curfew: No width, no height, and/or no length in Lubbock City limits during the hours of 7-9am and 4-6pm Monday through Friday.
    This restriction does not affect SP331.
    Lubbock County, IH27/US87 ML NB and EFR 08-19-13 In Lubbock: 18' max height on the NB ML and the EFR between 82nd St and S.LP289.
    82nd St is located approximately 1 mile south of S.LP289
    Lubbock County, IH27/US87 and LP289 01-09-09 All loads must remain on IH27/US87 through Lubbock or use LP289 around Lubbock.

    Other highways inside LP289 may be used only for loads with an origin or destination inside of LP289.
    Lubbock County, US62/US82 05-22-13 11' max width between Upland Ave and W.LP289 in Lubbock.
    Upland Ave is located approximately ½ mile west of SP327.
    Lubbock County, US84 11-14-08 16' max width over the railroad tracks located south of FM2150.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, US87 09-24-13 11' max width, 16'6" max height, and/or no weight between S.LP493 and N.LP493.
    Lubbock County, SH114 06-10-14 12' max width between US62 and N.LP289.
    Lubbock County, FM835 01-17-13 No length and/or no lowboy type trailers with less than 18" ground clearance when crossing the railroad tracks just east of SP331.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, FM835 04-14-14 80' length between US84 and FM3020.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, FM1585 07-01-14 10' max width between Frankford Ave and Quaker Ave in Lubbock.
    Frankford Ave is located approximately 1 mile west of FM1730.
    Quaker Ave is located approximately 1 mile east of FM1730.
    Lubbock County, FM1730 08-21-14 10' max width between FM1585 and 98th St in Lubbock.
    98th St is located approximately 2 miles south of S.LP289.
    Lubbock County, FM3020 01-17-13 No length and/or no lowboy type trailers with less than 18" ground clearance when crossing the railroad tracks just east of SP331.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, NW.LP289 ML, EFR, and WFR 10-24-13 In Lubbock: No width on the ML, EFR, and WFR from Slide Rd to NW.US84.
    Slide Rd is located approximately 1/2 mile north of FM2255.
    Lubbock County, S.LP289 WB to IH27 SB 11-14-08 125’ max length traveling S.LP289 WB to IH27 SB.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, LP493 in Woodrow 09-04-13 Curfew: 11' max width and/or no weight between S.US87 and N.US87 during the hours of 7:00-9:00am and 2:30-5:00pm.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lubbock County, SP327 05-22-13 11' max width between US62 and S.LP289.
    Lynn County, JCT US87 & US380 11-20-14 12’ max width and/or 80' max length for all turns at JCT US87 & US380.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Lynn County, LP472 05-08-14 10' max width and/or 80' max length between S.US87 and N.US87.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Parmer and Bailey Counties, US84
    Portion of US70
    10-16-12 9'6" max width and/or no weight between FM1731 and FM3269.
    This restriction also affects US70 where it is double signed with US84.
    Parmer County, SH86 02-14-06 27' max width, 14' max height, and/or no weight between US60 and W.FM1731.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Swisher County, IH27 EFR 12-08-08 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad crossing just west of N.US87 in Tulia.
    This is the section of the IH27 EFR that is between the turnaround on IH27 just south of N.US87 and where N.US87 starts running concurrently with IH27.

    This is a permanent restriction.

    The railroad runs parallel to US87 on the west side.
    Swisher County, N.US87 SB to IH27 NB in Happy 03-07-11 There is no access traveling N.US87 SB to IH27 NB in Happy.
    Swisher County, FM1075 07-23-14 All vehicles are under following conditions on FM1075 in Happy:
  • 12' max width and/or 15' max height between N.CR8 and US87.
  • Lowboy type trailers must be equipped with hydraulics to raise their decks at the railroad crossing between N.CR8 and US87.

  • N.CR8 is located approximately 1 mile west of US87.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Terry County, City of Brownfield 04-01-98 Over 16’ wide, 15’ high, and/or 85’ long must contact the Police Department for escorts in Brownfield (806) 637-2511.
    This includes movement on US385, US380, US82, US62, and SH137.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Yoakum County, US82 07-21-14 11' max width into and out of New Mexico.

    This is a New Mexico restriction.
    Last updated on Fri, Nov 21, 2014

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