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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
Lisa Hughes (936) 633-4309
Nicole Hightower (936) 633-4326
Jeremy King (936) 633-4310

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

Abbreviation Description:

  • ML: Main Lane
  • EFR: East Frontage Road
  • WFR: West Frontage Road
  • NFR: North Frontage Road
  • SFR: South Frontage Road
  • NB: Northbound
  • SB: Southbound
  • EB: Eastbound
  • WB: Westbound
  • 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, US59/LP287
    Portion of US69
    03-06-18 In Lufkin: No permits between S.BU59 and N.BU59.

    This restriction also affects US69 where it is double signed with US59/LP287.
    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.
    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, FM2021 12-18-17 All vehicles must have at least 18" of ground clearance 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 and US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    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 NFR and SFR 12-18-17 All vehicles must have at least 30" of ground clearance on the NFR and SFR between FM324 and FM819.
    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, 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 06-05-17 10' max width between FM2967 and W.SH7
    Houston County, FM230 12-14-17 120' max length and/or all vehicles must have at least 18" of ground clearance 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.
    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, 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 01-10-18 All vehicles must have at least 18" of ground clearance over the railroad crossing just south of S.US59.
    Nacogdoches County, FM138 01-10-18 All vehicles must have at least 18" of ground clearance over the railroad crossing just south of US59.
    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.
    Nacogdoches County, S.LP224 at Brookhollow Dr in Nacogdoches 02-28-17 No permits using Brookhollow Dr as an at-grade crossover to travel EB to WB or WB to EB.
    Brookhollow Dr is located approximately ¼ mile east of S.US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Polk County, BU59 in Livingston 11-10-94 No permits between S.US59 and SH146.
    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 .
    Polk County, FM350 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of SP177 .
    Polk County, FM356 02-15-17 No width between US190 and Hanson Rd in Onalaska.

    Hanson Rd is located approximately 1 ½ miles north of the US190.
    Polk County, FM357 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of US59.
    Polk County, FM942 03-12-98 Only lowboy type trailers equipped with hydraulics can cross over the railroad just west of US59.
    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, 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: A front escort is required between SH21 and S.FM417.  

    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.

    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, JCT US96 & SH103 12-27-17 All vehicles must have at least 18" of ground clearance for the following turns at JCT US96 & SH103:
  • US96 NB to SH103 EB
  • US96 SB to SH103 EB
  • 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 between US96 and W.LP547.

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

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

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

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Jacinto County, SH150 04-26-17 In Cold Spring: No permits between W.Ridge Rd and S.Parker St.
    W.Ridge Rd is located approximately ½ mile east of FM2025.
    S.Parker St is located approximately ½ mile north of FM2973.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Jacinto County, SH150 12-30-02 No permits from S.FM222 to US59.
    San Jacinto County, SH150 08-13-86 Over 15' wide: A front escort is required between the Walker/San Jacinto County line and FM2025.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    San Jacinto County, SH156 08-30-17 No permits between US190 and SH150.
    San Jacinto County, FM946 10-16-15 No permits between US190 and the end of state maintenance north of US190.
    San Jacinto County, FM1725 02-09-17 No permits between the Liberty/San Jacinto County line and SH150.
    San Jacinto County, FM2914 12-18-17 All vehicles must have at least 18" of ground clearance over the railroad crossing between US59 and FM3460.
    San Jacinto County, FM3081 08-30-17 No permits between FM1725 and the end of state maintenance south of FM1725.
    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 01-10-18 All vehicles must have at least 24" of ground clearance over the railroad crossing between US59 and SP470.
    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 south of FM139 and 2 miles south of FM139.
    Trinity County, SH19 03-30-99 17'9" max height between 1 ½ mile south of N.FM1617 and 1 mile north of SH94.

    This is due to traffic lights.
    Trinity County, SH94 05-07-98 14' max height on the east leg of SH94 in Groveton.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Trinity County, FM230 03-30-99 17’9" max height between SH19 and 1 mile west  of SH19 

    This is due to traffic lights.
    Last updated on Fri, Apr 13, 2018

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