Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Secretary Shawn Wilson reminds motorists there are some restrictions on oversize and overweight vehicles for the holidays.

According to a news release, those types of vehicles on all state highways will be prohibited Saturday, December 24, and Sunday, December 25, for the Christmas holidays.

In observance of the New Year's holiday, oversize and overweight vehicle movement will be prohibited Saturday, December 31, and Sunday, January 1. The prohibition does not apply to Dr. Wilson's December 8 waiver order for housing units and mobile classrooms.

The Truck Permit Office will be closed December 23-26, and January 2. For more information, visit www.dotd.la.gov, email dotdcs@la.gov, or call DOTD's Customer Service Center at (225) 379-1232.