Holiday Travel Restrictions - 2020

2020 Holiday Restrictions:

New Years Day 2020, loads requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset December 31st   to ½ hour before sunrise January 2nd. Ports of Entry are closed New Years Day. 

*Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday, no travel restrictions.

*Presidents Day, no travel restrictions.

Memorial Day, loads requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset May 22nd to ½ hour before sunrise May 26th. Ports of Entry are closed on Memorial Day.

Independence Day, loads requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset July 3rd to ½ hour before sunrise July 6th. Ports of Entry are closed on July 4th. 

Labor Day, loads requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset September 4th  to ½ hour before sunrise September 8th. Ports of Entry are closed on Labor Day. 

*Veteran’s Day, No travel restrictions.

Thanksgiving Day, load requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset November 25th to ½ hour before sunrise November 27th. Ports of Entry are closed on Thanksgiving Day.

Christmas Day, loads requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset December 24th  to ½ hour before sunrise December 28th. Ports of Entry are closed on Christmas Day. 

New Years Day 2021, loads requiring escorts will not be allowed to travel from ½ hour after sunset December 31st   to ½ hour before sunrise January 4th. Ports of Entry are closed New Years Day. 

*Ports of Entry will have minimum staffing, day shift only, for issuance of oversize and/or overweight permits. The hours are generally 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Loads requiring permits must contact the Port of Entry prior to entering the state. On the holidays the Ports of Entry are closed, loads requiring an oversize or overweight permit must have a valid permit in the vehicle. Operating on an authorization number is illegal.