A Highway Occupancy Permit (HOP) is required for all construction within the right of way of a county road or adjacent to a county road. This includes:
Installation of driveway or access road
Installation of new utility line or service
Installation of traffic signal
Installation of walls, fences, signs, and banners
Repairs to existing utility line or service
All HOP applications must include the Application for Highway Occupancy Permit and the Opening of Highway Agreement. The Highway Occupancy Permit Rider is to be considered part of the HOP.
Vehicles that exceed the legal weight limit (currently 80,000 pounds or 40 tons) must carry a Special Hauling Permit when traveling on county roads. Application should be made at least one business day in advance of the movement.