full screen background image
Transportation Permit

MyNevadaCounty.com - County of Nevada, California

Department Directory
Employee Login

This login feature is for Nevada County Employees. Future functionality will offer citizens the ability to log in to this site and manage preferences.

Sign In

Site Help

Use the Site Help Page for tips and suggestions about MyNevadaCounty.com.
Transportation Permit
Published on: 4/28/2013 12:00 AM
Over-Sized Loads

An oversized trucking permit is required anytime a vehicle and/or load exceeds the following dimensions established
in section 35780 of the California Vehicle Code.

1. Height—14’
2. Width—8’
3. Length—60'
4. Weight—80,000 lbs

A pilot car will be required if any load is over 9’6” wide. Two pilot cars (front and rear) will be required for any
load 12’ or over. When a pilot car is required, moving is not authorized on Saturday, Sunday, or Holiday’s.
Trisha Tillotson
Director of Public Works
Public Works

950 Maidu Avenue Suite 170
Nevada City, Ca 95959
Hours: 8am-5pm M-F
Phone: 530.265.1411