Bridge Inspection: I49 over Johnson Chute Bayou

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that Bridge Numbers 455-06-3555-1 and 455-06-3555-2 will be reduced to one lane for Bridge Inspection from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM on Thursday, May 21, 2015. These structures are on I-49 over Johnson Chute Bayou and are located at logmile 35.55. Bridges are located 1.33 miles north of the Posey Road Interchange and 4.73 miles south of LA 485 Interchange.

Permit/Detour Section
Bridge will be reduced to one 12’ lane. Please no wide loads.

Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website,, by selecting MYDOTD, the LA DOTD Facebook page, or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex Traffic for further information.