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Waco District Permit Restrictions

These restrictions were ordered by the Texas Department of Transportation, Waco District. For questions about these restrictions, contact the following people in the district office:
Lauren Wolf (254) 867-2833
Chance Ling (254) 867-2806

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
    All Counties, All Highways 03-02-10 Over 20’ wide, 18’11" high, 200’ long, and/or Super Heavy Permitted Vehicles: The mover must contact the TxDOT maintenance office of each Waco District county they will enter at least 48 hrs prior to entering that County. These numbers are:

    Bell County: (254) 939 3691
    Bosque County: (254) 435 2258
    Coryell County: (254) 865 5716
    Falls County: (254) 883 3462
    Hamilton County: (254) 386 5512
    Hill County: (254) 582 5411
    Limestone County: (254) 562 2900
    McLennan County: (254) 772 1200
    Only signal crews approved by TxDOT may move/lift lights and lines to assist the load.
    All Counties, All Highways 07-24-17 Over 17' high:
  • The mover must contact call Waco District during 08:00 AM - 05:00 PM Monday through Friday 24hrs prior to travelling in Waco District: (254) 709-5839
  • Or
  • The mover may email their copy of the permit to Waco District to 24hrs prior to travelling in Waco District: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • TxDOT personnel must be on site before equipment is handled.
  • All work must be done to the satisfaction of TxDOT.
  • Bell County, JCT IH35 & SH53/FM2305 07-17-17 No permits for the following turns at JCT IH35 & SH53/FM2305:
  • IH35 NB to SH53/FM2305 WB
  • IH35 SB to SH53 EB
  • SH53/FM2305 EB to IH35 NB
  • SH53/FM2305 EB to IH35 SB
  • SH53 WB to IH35 SB
  • Bell County, Nugent Ave over IH35 in Temple 05-09-17 No permits over IH35.
    Nugent Ave is located approximately 1 mile north of SH53.
    Bell County, IH35 SB 09-20-16 No permits southbound between N.LP363 and FM1143.
    Bell County, IH35 EFR 07-12-17 No permits on the EFR between N.US190 and N.LP363.
    Bell County, IH35 WFR 09-26-16 No width on the WFR between FM1143 and N.LP363.
    Bell County, IH35 NB Entrance Ramps 11-03-16 No permits on the following NB Entrance Ramps as follows:
  • NB Entrance Ramp from Hart Rd/ Berger Rd in Temple. Hart Rd/Berger Rd is located approximately 1 ¼ miles north of N.LP363.
  • NB Entrance Ramp from FM1237.
  • Bell County, JCT IH35 & FM1237 11-03-16 14'6” max height for the following turns at JCT IH35 & FM1237:
  • IH35 NB to FM1237 WB
  • FM1237 EB to IH35 NB
  • Bell County, IH35 NB 04-05-17 16’ max height northbound between FM1237 and FM935.
    Bell County, IH35 EFR 09-12-17 11' max width between 1 mile south of FM935 and 1 mile north of FM935.
    Bell County, IH35 EFR 11-01-16 10' max width on the EFR between Berger Rd in Temple and Lely Dr in Troy.
    Loads with a destination in this restriction may travel northbound on the EFR.
    Berger Rd is located approximately 1 mile north of N.LP363.
    Lely Dr is located approximately 1 mile north of FM1237.
    Bell County, IH35 NB Exit and Entrance Ramps at FM935 08-03-17 No permits on the NB Exit and Entrance Ramps at FM935.
    Bell County, Big Elm Rd over IH35 north of Troy 04-18-17 No permits over IH35.
    Big Elm Rd is located approximately 3 miles north of FM935.
    Bell, Falls, and McLennan Counties, IH35 EFR 10-12-16 16' max width on the EFR between Big Elm Rd and SH7.
    Big Elm Rd is located approximately 3 miles north of FM935.
    Bell County, US190/SH36/LP363 06-07-17 13' max width between FM1741 and SP290.
    Bell County, SH53 over IH35 04-25-17 10' max width over IH35.
    Bell County, SH317
    Portion of FM93
    08-08-17 In Belton: 11' max width and/or 16’6” max height between IH14 and Industrial Park Rd.
    Industrial Park Rd is located approximately ¾ mile south of FM439.
    This restriction also affects FM93 where it is double signed with SH317.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Bell County, SH317, FM439, LP121 12-06-11 This restriction only applies to permits issued under the house move procedures. The following conditions for these permits are:
    Curfew: Must not move 07:00 - 09:00 AM and 03:00 - 05:00 PM on the following highways:
  • SH317: Between US190 and FM439 (this includes FM93 where it is double signed with SH317).
  • FM439: Between FM2271 and SH317.
  • LP121: Between FM93 and FM439

    The mover must also contact Belton PD at least 24 hours prior to traveling on the above highways: (254) 933-5840.

    This is a permanent restriction.
  • Bell and McLennan Counties, SH317 12-20-16 12' max width between SH36 and Teague Dr in Moody.
    Teague Dr is located approximately ¾ mile south of FM107.
    Bell County, FM93 07-02-08 No permits between IH35 and N.SH317.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Bell County, FM436 06-18-15 14' max width between Dice Grove Rd and Wilson Valley Rd in Little River.
    Dice Grove Rd is located approximately 4 miles west of SH95.
    Wilson Valley Rd is located approximately 3 miles west of SH95.
    Bell County, FM437 05-10-06 No lowboy type trailers over the railroad just north of US190.
    Bell County, FM935 at IH35 10-18-16 18’6" max height at IH35.
    Bell County, FM2268 09-11-15 65' max length between Hogan St and Austin St in Holland.
    Hogan St is located just west of FM1123.
    Austin St is located just east of FM1123.
    Bell County, FM2271 12-28-16 12' max width between FM439 and FM2305.
    Bell County, FM2271 07-22-87 Over 12' wide must have a flagman to warn oncoming traffic when crossing the Lake Belton Dam.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Bell County, FM3219 at a railroad 02-28-12 17' max height at the railroad crossing located approximately 1/4 mile north of BU190 in Killeen.

    This is a warning lights and swinging arms assembly for the railroad crossing.
    Bell County, LP121 over IH35 08-07-12 No permits crossing over IH35.
    Bosque County, SH22 and SH144 02-20-17 Over 12' wide and/or 75' long: The mover must contact Meridian PD for a police escort prior to entering Meridian City limits.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Bosque and Hill Counties, SH174 05-13-08 Over 12’ wide: A flagman is required to warn all oncoming traffic while the load crosses the center of the bridge on SH174 over the Brazos River at the Bosque/Hill County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Bosque County, FM56 01-21-14 12' max width between SH6 and FM2490.
    Coryell County, US84 09-19-08 16’6" max height between FM116 and SH36.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    This is due to overhead signal arms.
    Coryell County, SH36 07-24-17 10' max width between FM217 and Hay Valley Rd in Gatesville.
    Hay Valley Rd is located approximately ½ mile north of FM215.
    Coryell County, FM116 01-02-08 16' max width, 17' max height and/or 110’ max length between S.FM1113 at Copperas Cove south and E.US190.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Coryell County, FM116 09-19-08 100’ max length between So.FM1113 and No.FM1113 in Copperas Cove.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Coryell County, FM116 12-15-15 10' max width between US84 and Cactus Ln in Copperas Cove.
    Cactus Ln is located approximately 5 miles south of FM580.
    Coryell County, FM1996 02-01-17 No permits between US84 and FM107.
    Falls, Bell, and McLennan Counties, IH35 EFR 10-12-16 16' max width on the EFR between Big Elm Rd and SH7.
    Big Elm Rd is located approximately 3 miles north of FM935.
    Falls and McLennan Counties, IH35 WFR 05-11-16 In Eddy: 16' max width on the WFR between SH7 and Old Blevins Rd.
    Blevins Rd is located approximately 1 mile south of SH7.
    Falls County, Blevins Rd at IH35 in Eddy 04-18-17 In Eddy: 17'5" max height at IH35.
    Blevins Rd is located approximately 1 mile south of SH7.
    Falls County, SH7 06-02-10 12’6" max width and/or 15’ max height between BS6 and SH6 in Marlin.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Falls County, SH53 09-18-17 No permits between US77 and SP1963.
    Falls County, FM434 12-12-16 No permits between ½ mile south of FM2839 and the McLennan/Falls County line.
    Hamilton County, US281 05-18-98 17' max height between SH36 and Henry St in Hamilton.
    Henry St is located just north of SH36.

    This is due to overhead traffic lights.
    Hamilton County, JCT US281 & SH36 05-28-98 16' max width and/or 75' max length for the following turns at JCT US281 & SH36:
  • US281 NB to SH36 WB
  • SH36 EB to US281 NB
  • SH36 EB to US281 SB
  • Hamilton County, JCT US281 & S.SH6 06-16-10 18' max height for the following maneuvers at JCT US281 & S.SH6:
  • US281 NB/SB
  • All turns


  • This is due to overhead lights.
    Hamilton County, SH36 04-14-06 17' max height between US281 and Bell St in Hamilton.
    Bell St is located just east of US281.

    This is due to overhead lights.
    Hamilton County, FM221 12-20-16 19' max width over Gholson Creek.
    Gholson Creek is located approximately ½ mile south of E.FM2005.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hamilton County, FM932 11-03-15 12' max width and/or 50' max length between N.FM1241 and SH36.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Hamilton County, FM1602 01-27-03 12’ max width between SH22 and S.FM219.
    Hill County, IH35W 12-09-16 12' max width between S.IH35E and the Johnson/Hill County line.
    Hill County, SH22/SH171 03-30-17 10' max width between S.US77 and IH35.
    Hill and Bosque Counties, SH174 05-13-08 Over 12’ wide: A flagman is required to warn all oncoming traffic while the load crosses the center of the bridge on SH174 over the Brazos River at the Bosque/Hill County Line.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Limestone and McLennan Counties, US84 02-17-17 12' max width between Native Oaks Rd in Axtell and CR144 east of Prairie Hill.
    Native Oaks Rd is located approximately 2 miles east of SH31.
    CR144 is located approximately ½ mile east of FM1245.
    Limestone County, FM2705 10-28-16 10' max width between US84 and W.FM1633.
    McLennan, Bell, and Falls Counties, IH35 EFR 10-12-16 16' max width on the EFR between Big Elm Rd and SH7.
    Big Elm Rd is located approximately 3 miles north of FM935.
    McLennan and Falls Counties, IH35 WFR 05-11-16 In Eddy: 16' max width on the WFR between SH7 and Old Blevins Rd.
    Blevins Rd is located approximately 1 mile south of SH7.
    McLennan County, JCT IH35 & SH7/FM107 03-30-11 80' max length for all turns at JCT IH35 & SH7/FM107.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    McLennan County, JCT IH35 & SH7/FM107 07-03-17 The following maneuvers at JCT IH35 & SH7/FM107 are restricted:
  • No permits travelling SH7/FM107 EB/WB
  • 12’ max width and/or 65’ max length travelling SH7 WB to IH35 NB
  • No permits travelling SH7 WB to IH35 SB
  • No permits travelling FM107 EB to IH35 NB
  • 12’ max width and/or 65’ max length travelling FM107 EB to IH35 SB
  • McLennan County, IH35 WFR 08-19-16 11' max width, 85' max length, and/or 53' max trailer length on the WFR between Old Moody Rd in Bruceville-Eddy and SH7.
    Old Moody Rd is located approximately 2 miles north of SH7.
    McLennan County, IH35 04-27-95 Curfew: 10' max width between SH6 and N.LP340 during the hours of 07:30 - 08:15 AM and 04:45-05:30 PM Monday through Friday.
    McLennan County, US77 04-27-95 Curfew: 10' max width between FM3148 and S.BU77 in Waco during the hours of 07:30 - 08:15 AM and 04:45 - 05:30 PM Monday through Friday.
    McLennan County, JCT US77 & SH6/S.LP340 09-26-13 100’ max length for the following turns at JCT US77 & SH6/S.LP340:
  • US77 NB to SH6/S.LP340 WB
  • US77 SB to SH6/S.LP340 EB
  • US77 NB to SH6/LP340 EB
  • SH6/S.LP340 EB to US77 NB
  • SH6/S.LP340 WB to US77 SB
  • McLennan County, US77 SB to SH6/LP340 WB 03-20-17 11' max width travelling US77 SB to SH6/LP340 WB.
    McLennan County, US77 NB to SH6/LP340 EB 03-20-17 11' max width and/or 65' max length travelling US77 NB to SH6/LP340 EB.
    McLennan County, US84 10-29-86 All permits between IH35 south and SH6 must be approved by the Waco District Permit Coordinator.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    McLennan and Limestone Counties, US84 02-17-17 12' max width between Native Oaks Rd in Axtell and CR144 east of Prairie Hill.
    Native Oaks Rd is located approximately 2 miles east of SH31.
    CR144 is located approximately ½ mile east of FM1245.
    McLennan County, SH6/LP340 EB to US77 SB 03-20-17 11' max width travelling SH6/LP340 EB to US77 SB.
    McLennan County, SH6 07-11-17 No permits between Old Fish Pond Rd and San Ann Rd in Waco.
    Old Fish Pond Rd is located approximately ¾ mile west of LP396.
    San Ann Rd is located approximately 2 ½ miles west of LP396.
    McLennan County, SH7/FM107 over IH35 11-16-12 Curfew: No permits crossing over IH35 during the hours of 07:00 - 09:00 AM and 03:00 – 04:00 PM.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    McLennan and Bell Counties, SH317 12-20-16 12' max width between SH36 and Teague Dr in Moody.
    Teague Dr is located approximately ¾ mile south of FM107.
    McLennan County, SH317 02-02-15 Oversized/overweight vehicles must not stop, park, or stand more than 5 minutes within the city limits of Moody.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    McLennan County, SH317 11-01-11 Curfew: 24' max width and/or 15' max height between FM2416 and US84 during the hours of 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    McLennan County, FM107 02-02-15 All oversized/overweight vehicles are under the following conditions between SH317 and FM2113:
  • The vehicle must not stop, park, or stand more than 5 minutes.
  • Curfew: 24' max width, 15' max height, and/or 100' max length during the hours of 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM.


  • This is a permanent restriction.
    McLennan County, FM107 over a railroad 08-04-15 All vehicles with less than 18" ground clearance: The mover must contact the McLennan County Maintenance Office prior to traveling over the railroad crossing just east of SH317: (254) 772-1200.
    McLennan County, FM107 04-19-17 In Bruceville-Eddy: 12' max width between IH35 and Market St/Eagle Dr.
    Market St/Eagle Dr is located just west of IH35.
    McLennan County, FM185 over a railroad 05-23-16 All vehicles must have at least 18” of ground clearance unless equipped with hydraulics to raise the vehicle to clear the railroad crossing just east of SH317.
    McLennan County, FM939 07-11-08 No permits between FM2957 and FM342.
    McLennan County, FM1637 05-31-16 09’ max width between FM185 and FM3051.
    McLennan County, FM1695 04-27-95 Curfew: 10' max width between US84 and FM2063 during the hours of 07:30 - 08:15 AM and 04:45 - 05:30 PM Monday through Friday.
    McLennan County, FM1860 09-29-14 15' max width and/or 75' max length between S.SH6 and SH164.
    McLennan County, FM2114 07-20-17 16’ max height between IH35 and FM2311.
    McLennan County, FM3051 04-27-95 In Waco: Curfew: 10' max width between BU77 and FM1637 during the hours of 07:30 - 08:15 AM and 04:45 - 05:30 PM Monday through Friday.
    McLennan County, FM3223 05-09-95 Curfew: No width between SH6 and FM1695 during the hours of 07:30 - 08:15 AM and 04:45 - 05:30 PM Monday through Friday.
    McLennan County, LP396 10-29-86 No permits between US77 and SH6.

    This is a permanent restriction.
    Last updated on Mon, Sep 18, 2017

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