Turning Radius For Truck With 53' Trailer (U-Turn)

Topic 23672 | Page 3

Page 3 of 3 Previous Page Go To Page:
David D.'s Comment
member avatar

Grumpy, Before you buy that piece of property you might want to check with the county or state, depending upon what kind or road you are on, about if you can put in 2 driveways. I know where I am you need permission and a permit to connect to the roadway and if it's a state highway your driveway that is in the right-of-way needs to conform to state road specs. There is also likely some sort of minimum frontage for 2 driveways. I know that I have 485 feet of frontage on a county road and my friend that works for the county said that I couldn't get the three driveways I have if they weren't grandfathered in. It's probably worth a phone call or two to find out. Just my dos centavos.

Grumpy Old Man's Comment
member avatar

Grumpy, Before you buy that piece of property you might want to check with the county or state, depending upon what kind or road you are on, about if you can put in 2 driveways. I know where I am you need permission and a permit to connect to the roadway and if it's a state highway your driveway that is in the right-of-way needs to conform to state road specs. There is also likely some sort of minimum frontage for 2 driveways. I know that I have 485 feet of frontage on a county road and my friend that works for the county said that I couldn't get the three driveways I have if they weren't grandfathered in. It's probably worth a phone call or two to find out. Just my dos centavos.

Good point. Though I think at this point I just like the property as an investment

I no longer need a place to park. I am thinking of building a house on it and selling it.

Page 3 of 3 Previous Page Go To Page:

New Reply:

New! Check out our help videos for a better understanding of our forum features

Bold
Italic
Underline
Quote
Photo
Link
Smiley
Links On TruckingTruth


example: TruckingTruth Homepage



example: https://www.truckingtruth.com
Submit
Cancel
Upload New Photo
Please enter a caption of one sentence or less:

Click on any of the buttons below to insert a link to that section of TruckingTruth:

Getting Started In Trucking High Road Training Program Company-Sponsored Training Programs Apply For Company-Sponsored Training Truck Driver's Career Guide Choosing A School Choosing A Company Truck Driving Schools Truck Driving Jobs Apply For Truck Driving Jobs DOT Physical Drug Testing Items To Pack Pre-Hire Letters CDL Practice Tests Trucking Company Reviews Brett's Book Leasing A Truck Pre-Trip Inspection Learn The Logbook Rules Sleep Apnea
Done
Done

0 characters so far - 5,500 maximum allowed.
Submit Preview

Preview:

Submit
Cancel

Join Us!

We have an awesome set of tools that will help you understand the trucking industry and prepare for a great start to your trucking career. Not only that, but everything we offer here at TruckingTruth is 100% free - no strings attached! Sign up now and get instant access to our member's section:
High Road Training Program Logo
  • The High Road Training Program
  • The High Road Article Series
  • The Friendliest Trucker's Forum Ever!
  • Email Updates When New Articles Are Posted

Apply For Paid CDL Training Through TruckingTruth

Did you know you can fill out one quick form here on TruckingTruth and apply to several companies at once for paid CDL training? Seriously! The application only takes one minute. You will speak with recruiters today. There is no obligation whatsoever. Learn more and apply here:

Apply For Paid CDL Training

About Us

TruckingTruth was founded by Brett Aquila (that's me!), a 15 year truck driving veteran, in January 2007. After 15 years on the road I wanted to help people understand the trucking industry and everything that came with the career and lifestyle of an over the road trucker. We'll help you make the right choices and prepare for a great start to your trucking career.

Read More

Becoming A Truck Driver

Becoming A Truck Driver is a dream we've all pondered at some point in our lives. We've all wondered if the adventure and challenges of life on the open road would suit us better than the ordinary day to day lives we've always known. At TruckingTruth we'll help you decide if trucking is right for you and help you get your career off to a great start.

Learn More