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Atlanta District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Atlanta District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Teresa Willis (903) 799-1284
Cathy Heldt (903) 799-1282

County Date Restriction
Atlanta District, All Counties, All Highways 11-14-07 Over 17' high are required the following:
  • The carrier is required to use a TxDOT pre-qualified signal contractor to disconnect, temporarily raise, and reconnect any overhead mast arm.
  • All work will be performed to the satisfaction of TxDOT.
  • The carrier is responsible for all costs.
  • The Atlanta District Traffic Engineer must be notified in advance.
  • A list of contractors may be obtained from the Atlanta District Traffic Engineer at (903) 799-1480.
Atlanta District, All Counties, All Highways 06-15-12 Over 32' wide: The permit specialist must obtain approval from Atlanta District prior to issuing the permit.
Bowie County, City of Texarkana 01-01-86 Curfew: 12' max width in Texarkana during the hours of 07:00 - 09:00 AM and 04:00 - 06:00 PM Monday through Friday.

This is a permanent restriction.
Bowie, Morris, and Titus Counties, IH30 04-10-15 10' max width between the Franklin/Titus County line and FM990.
Bowie County, IH30 07-08-14 12' max width between ½ mile west of FM44 and ¼ mile west of SP86.
Bowie County, IH369/US59 SB @ SH93 10-08-14 12’ max width on the right turn ramp when travelling IH369/US59 SB to US59 SW @ SH93.
Over 12’wide may turn right at the signals.
Bowie County, IH369/US59 08-03-15 No permits between SH93 and IH30.
Bowie County, IH369/US59 NB to IH30 EB 04-29-13 254,000 lbs max GVW traveling IH369/US59 NB to IH30 EB.
Bowie County, US59 NB 05-07-08 Over 16’6" high: Must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just south (approximately 1200’) of FM989.
Bowie County, US67 NB 05-07-08 Over 15' high must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just southwest (approximately 1200') of FM989.
Bowie County, US67 NB 10-20-08 In Texarkana: 50’ max length under the 13' 6" overhead railroad bridge located between SH93 and US82.
Bowie County, JCT US82 & US259 08-27-09 Over 14' wide: A front escort is required for the following maneuvers at JCT US82 & US259:
  • US259 NB or SB crossing US82
  • US259 NB to US82 EB
  • US259 NB to US82 WB
  • US82 EB to US259 SB
  • US82 WB to US259 SB


This is a permanent restriction.
Bowie County, US82 10-28-13 11' max width between FM1840 and IH30.
Bowie County, US82 10-04-93 Curfew: 14' max width between SH8 and FM560 during the hours of 06:00 – 08:00 AM and 03:00 – 05:00 PM.

This is a permanent restriction.
Bowie County, JCT US82 & FM989 04-05-07 65' max length for the following turns at JCT US82 & FM989:
  • US82 EB to FM989 NB
  • US82 EB to FM989 SB
  • US82 WB to FM989 NB
  • US82 WB to FM989 SB
Bowie County, JCT US82 & FM989 04-10-07 65' max length for the following turns at JCT US82 & FM989:
  • FM989 NB to US82 EB
  • FM989 NB to US82 WB
  • FM989 SB to US82 EB
  • FM989 SB to US82 WB
Bowie County, US259 01-30-15 10' max width between CR3405/CR3406 and the Oklahoma line.
CR3405/CR3406 is located approximately ¾ mile south of the Oklahoma line.
Bowie and Cass Counties, SH8 02-19-09 Over 12’ wide: A front escort is required between 1 mile north of the Bowie/Cass County line and 1 mile south of the Bowie/Cass County line.
Over 12’ wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of the bridge while crossing the Wright-Patman Lake at the Bowie/Cass County line.  

This is due to narrow road and bridge conditions.
Bowie County, FM559 06-10-15 No permits between ½ mile south of FM1397 and FM1397.
Bowie County, FM991 03-05-15 No permits between CR1229 and E.US67 east of Redwater.
CR1229 is located approximately 1/3 mile west of E.US67.
Bowie County, FM2253 08-28-15 No permits between IH30 and ¼ mile north of IH30.
This restriction affects crossing over IH30.
Bowie County, LP151 WB 05-26-15 10' max width westbound between the Arkansas line and FM558.
Camp County, US271 SB 05-07-08 Over 15’6" high: Must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just north of LP179.
Camp County, US271 NB 05-07-08 Over 16’ high: Must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just south of LP179.
Camp County, SH11 07-21-86 No permits between LP238 and US271.

This is a permanent restriction.
Camp County, FM557 07-21-86 No permits between SH11 and US271.

This is a permanent restriction.
Camp County, FM993 07-21-86 No permits between US271 and SH11.

This is a permanent restriction.
Camp County, LP238 07-21-86 No permits between S.US271 and N.US271.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, US59 SB at Emma Lena Ln in Atlanta 07-17-12 17' max height southbound at Emma Lena Ln.
Emma Lena Ln is located approximately 1/2 mile north of FM249.
Cass County, US59 07-08-14 11' max width between ½ mile south of FM3129 and 1 mile north of FM3129.
Cass and Bowie Counties, SH8 02-19-09 Over 12’ wide: A front escort is required between 1 mile north of the Bowie/Cass County line and 1 mile south of the Bowie/Cass County line.
Over 12’ wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of the bridge while crossing the Wright-Patman Lake at the Bowie/Cass County line.  

This is due to narrow road and bridge conditions.
Cass County, JCT SH11 & FM130 02-20-13 No lowboy type trailers for all turns at JCT SH11 & FM130.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, SH11 07-21-86 No permits between SH8 and US59 in Linden.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, JCT SH43 & S.FM1841 11-14-12 No lowboy type trailers for the following turns at JCT SH43 & S.FM1841:
  • SH43 NB to FM1841 EB
  • SH43 SB to FM1841 EB
  • FM1841 WB to SH43 NB
  • FM1841 WB to SH43 SB


This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, JCT SH43 & FM248/N.FM1841 11-14-12 No lowboy type trailers for the following turns at JCT SH43 & FM248/N.FM1841:
  • SH43 NB to FM248/FM1841 WB
  • SH43 SB to FM248/FM1841 WB
  • FM248/FM1841 EB to SH43 NB
  • FM248/FM1841 EB to SH43 SB


This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, SH155 WB to SH8 NB 06-15-15 No lowboy type trailers traveling SH155 WB to SH8 NB.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, JCT FM74 & LP236 06-26-13 65' max length for all turns at JCT FM74 & LP236.
Cass County, FM74 07-18-12 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad crossing just east of LP236.
Cass County, FM96 03-14-08 10' max width and/or no length between US59 and SH77.
Over 10’ wide: The permit officer must obtain district approval and the load must have front and rear escorts.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, FM125 07-21-96 No permits between SH11 and US59.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, FM249 09-25-13 75' max length between US59 and FM785.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, FM249 at Louise St in Atlanta 11-01-13 No permits at the intersection of FM249 & Louise St.
This restriction also affects all turns at this intersection.
Louise St is located approximately ¼ mile west of FM251.
Cass County, FM251 09-25-13 75' max length between SH77 and FM785.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, FM785 09-25-13 75' max length between FM249 and FM251.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, FM1399 08-22-12 No permits between SH8 and FM250.
Cass County, FM1841 09-25-13 75' max length between SH77 and FM249.

This is a permanent restriction.
Cass County, FM2328 07-07-15 10' max width between SH43 and W.US59.
Cass County, FM2791 09-11-02 All over width loads: Front and rear escorts are required between US59 and SH77.
Harrison and Gregg Counties, IH20 EB
Portion of US259
06-09-15 10' max width eastbound between SH135 and E.LP281 in Longview.
This restriction affects US259 where it is double signed with IH20.
Harrison and Gregg Counties, IH20 WB
Portion of US259
07-02-15 10' max width westbound between E.LP281 and SH135.
This restriction affects US259 where it is double signed with IH20.
Harrison County, IH20/US80 SFR 07/10/13 No weight on the SFR between W.US80 and E.US80.

This is a permanent restriction.
Harrison County, IH20 08-18-11 16' max width into/out of Louisiana.

This is a Loisiana restriction.
Harrison County, US59 SB 05-07-08 Over 16’ high: Must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just north of IH20.NFR.
Harrison County, US59 NB 05-07-08 Over 15’6" high: Must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just south of IH20.SFR.
Harrison County, US59 NB 05-07-08 Over 15’ high: Must use inside lane to detour the sign mast arm just south of LP390.
Harrison County, JCT US80 & FM968 10-20-05 17'6"' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT US80 & FM968:
  • US80 EB/SB
  • All Turns

  • This is due to overhead traffic lights.
    Harrison County, US80 01-21-09 15’ max height between W.LP390 and E.LP390, in Marshall.
    Harrison County, US80/IH20 NFR 07-21-86 IH20 NFR must be included in the route where US80 is double signed with IH20 NFR between FM134 and W.IH20.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Harrison County, US80 09-30-08 70,000 lbs max GVW into or out of Louisiana.
    This restriction applies to all loads including manufactured housing, mobile offices, and portable buildings.

    Verify with the customers that the gross weight does not exceed 70,000 lbs.
    Note on the permit that the gross weight does not exceed 70,000 lbs.

    This is a Louisiana restriction.
    Harrison County, SH43 03-23-10 Curfew: 14' max width between N.US59 and LP449 during the hours of 06:00 – 08:00 AM and 03:00 – 05:00 PM.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Harrison and Marion Counties, SH43 02-09-09 Over 14' wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of the bridge to cross the Big Cypress Creek at Marion/Harrison County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Harrison County, FM450 05-08-09 16’6" high max at the railroad crossing just south of US80.

    This is due to overhead lights at this railroad crossing.
    Harrison County, FM1997 10-10-05 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad crossing located just west of US59.
    Harrison County, FM1998 08-23-13 12' max width and/or no weight between LP390 and FM134.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Harrison County, JCT FM1998 & FM2199 05-28-08 No lowboy type trailers for all turns at JCT FM1998 & FM2199.
    Harrison County, FM2199 05-28-08 No lowboy type trailers between US80 and FM1998.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Harrison County, FM2625 09-10-13 12' width and/or no weight between FM31 and FM9.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Marion and Harrison Counties, SH43 02-09-09 Over 14' wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of the bridge to cross the Big Cypress Creek at Marion/Harrison County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Marion and Upshur Counties, SH155 02-09-09 Over 14' wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of lanes to cross the Lake-o-the-Pines Bridge at Marion/Upshur County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Marion County, FM134 11-14-97 No permits between SH49 and FM2208.
    Marion County, FM726 06-01-15 No permits between FM1968 and FM3001.
    Marion County, FM726 07-21-96 No permits between FM729 and FM3001.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Morris County, Daingerfield City Streets 10-22-08 In Daingerfield: No permits for dropping off to/picking up from city streets to detour the low overhead structure on US259/SH49/SH11.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Morris, Bowie, and Titus Counties, IH30 04-10-15 10' max width between the Franklin/Titus County line and FM990.
    Morris County, FM144 06-13-13 No lowboy trailers over the railroad crossing south of E.US67.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Morris County, FM161 06-04-12 No permits between SH338 and US67.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Panola County, BU59 in Carthage 09-11-86 No permits between S.US59 and N.US59.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Panola County, BU79 in Carthage 09-11-86 No permits between W.US79 and E.US79.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Panola County, FM124 07-19-13 No permits between SH149 and N.FM959 in Beckville.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Panola County, FM959 06-03-15 No width and/or no weight between US79 and S.SH149.
    Titus, Bowie, and Morris Counties, IH30 04-10-15 10' max width between the Franklin/Titus County line and FM990.
    Titus County, US271 05-04-09 24’ max width on the Ripley Creek bridge north of Mt Pleasant.
    The Ripley Creek bridge is located approximately 1 ¼ miles south of FM1896.
    Titus County, BU271 in Mount Pleasant 10-07-98 No permits between US67 and SH49.
    Titus County, FM3417 05-26-06 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad crossing just west of US271.
    Upshur and Marion Counties, SH155 02-09-09 Over 14' wide: A flagman is required to warn oncoming traffic while the load travels on the center of lanes to cross the Lake-o-the-Pines Bridge at Marion/Upshur County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Upshur County, SH155 08-19-15 10' max width between W.US80 and the Upshur/Smith County line.
    Upshur County, SH300 05-29-15 10' max width between FM726 and US271.
    Last updated on Mon, Aug 31, 2015

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