Special Information Needed Company's KYU number Manufacturer & model of load; overhang( if any) Dozer over 12 wide-Does it have a bucket or a blade?
Times Of Movement 1/2 hour before sunrise to 1/2 hour after sunset. Weekend travel allowed except superloads. No longer a "holiday" restriction unless it is a Superload or a House move; Travel is allowed 24-7 unless specified otherwise on permit. Curfews: No OW/OD loads permitted to travel in the following counties: Boone, Kenton, Campbell, Fayette, Jefferson from 7-9am or 4-6pm M-F; (applies to Owensboro, KY 431 bridge, as well) When Pilot/Escort Vehicle is Required https://drive.ky.gov/motor-carriers/pages/owod-Escort-Requirements.aspx On 2- lane highways: Width over 12' -1 front & 1 rear Width over 16’-2 front/2 rear 75' to 85' long-1 front Over 85' long- 1 front & 1 rear Over 120’ long-1 front/2 rear 4 or more lane divided highways: Over 12' wide-1 rear Over 14’ wide-1 front/1 rear Over 16’ wide-2 front/2 rear Speed at least 45 MPH-1 rear Length 110’-1 rear Over 120' long-2 rear/1 front Height over 14’ 11”-1 front escort w/ height pole Overhang over 10'-1 (@ point of overhang) Requirements for Pilot/Escort Vehicle Signs: Post appropriate signs on vehicle. Warning sign shall be 6’-8’ wide. “OVERSIZE LOAD” in black letters ( at least 18” high; brush stroke at least 1.4”) on yellow background. Lights: Amber strobe lights or flashing light on top Flags: No stipulations Additional equipment: 2-way radio; height pole if load is 15” or greater Requirements for Pilot/Escort Vehicle Operator N/A Dept. of Transportation Permits Office Hours: Walk-in-8am-3:30pm; Phone calls 8am-4:30pm M-Th Division of Motor Carriers OW/OD Section P.O. Box 2007 (Mailing address) Frankfort, KY 40602 (502)564-1257; fax-(502)564-0992 200 Metro St. (Walk-ins & overnight delivery) Frankfort, KY 40622
The information given here may be (and likely will be)
superceded by a permit issued by the state.
ALWAYS read and follow the permit. It is the highest authority!