DOT Holiday Construction Embargo: November 15, 2018 – January 2, 2019

Posted on October, 19 2018
The DOT Holiday Construction Embargo is fast approaching. The special DOT Holiday Construction Embargo be in effect from 6AM to 11:59PM

starting Thursday, November 15, 2018 through Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

Any DOT permit applications for work located in the Holiday Embargo area must be submitted by Wednesday, October 31, 2018.
During DOT construction embargoes, only emergency work authorized by the Department of Transportation may take place. Any non-emergency DOT permits issued prior to the date of this notice are suspended for the dates and locations indicated. Utility cover openings are restricted unless an emergency authorization number has been obtained from the DOT. Emergency work may be performed if an emergency number is obtained by the permittee pursuant to the provisions of section 2-11 of the Department’s Highway Rules which can be found   here.
For the full DOT notice regarding the 2018 Holiday Construction Embargo see the DOT memo here.
For the map depicting affected streets click here.