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DC-District of Columbia

State Police : (202) 727-9099

OD Permits : (202) 442-4670

2017  Sunrise/Sunset chart

Registration maximum weight (cab card) : 80000

Operating time : Travel allowed 24 hours a day “unless extremely over width or over height,” except no travel from 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and 4:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Some moves may be restricted to the hours of 10:00 p.m. – 5:00 a.m. Travel is allowed on weekends and holidays.

Weights : Maximum determined on case by case basis. No axle can exceed 31,000 lbs. Loads 140,000 lbs. and up need special approval.

Size : Width: Determined by route. Height: Determined by route. Length: Determined by route.

Escorts : Width: Over 12' – 1 escort. Height: Over 13'6” – 1 escort. Length: 80' or over – 1 escort. Weight: Over 79,000 lbs. or any axle weight over 31,000 lbs. – 1 escort.

Signs :“Wide Load” signs are required on all over width loads. No flag requirements.

General : Permits usually valid for five days. Blades, buckets, counterweights can be hauled with the equipment.