Temporary Permits for Businesses to Operate on State Highway Right of Way (ROW)

Encroachment Permits for the following activities are no longer allowed, unless otherwise approved by FHWA:

  • Cities and Counties to temporarily facilitate Commercial Activities by businesses along the State highway right-of-way within their jurisdiction.
  • Cities and Counties to facilitate temporary use of sidewalks and curbside parking areas within State highway right-of-way for Non-Commercial Activities such as public seating, physical distancing markings and curbside pickup.

District Encroachment Permits Offices must not issue any new permits authorizing such use


Additional Information

Please contact your local District Encroachment Permit Office with any questions or for additional details.