Overweight & Oversize Truck Permit Information

The Village of Buffalo Grove requires permits for trucks that exceed the following weight/sizes:

Weight (non-divisible loads only)
80,000 lbs gross
34,000 lbs tandem axle
20,000 lbs single axle
Any weights exceeding the Federal Bridge Formula

Size
8’6 width
13’6 height
55’ length (semi-tractor/trailer)
60’ length (truck-trailer)
42’ length (single vehicle)


REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION

Before a permit can be issued, two documents must be in possession of the Buffalo Grove Police Department:
Completed application.
Certificate of General Liability Insurance in the amount of $1,000,000.00. The certificate must list the Village of Buffalo Grove as the certificate holder. You do not need to resubmit a certificate if the police department has a valid certificate on file.

SUBMITTING THE APPLICATION
Submit the application from the on-line link
*Permits received before 3:00 pm, Monday-Friday, will normally be returned within 60 minutes.

SUBMITTING THE CERTIFICATE OF GENERAL LIABILITY INSURANCE
Please submit the certificate to Truck Enforcement Officer Shannon McMillon at: smcmillon@vbg.org.

Once your insurance agent has listed the Village of Buffalo Grove as a certificate holder, they should send new documentation each time you renew the policy.

Who's Listening

Shannon McMillon

Shannon McMillon

Truck Enforcement Officer
46 Raupp BoulevardBuffalo Grove, IL 60089
Ph: 847-459-2560