Bridge Work: US 167 South, North of Purple Heart Bridge

Rapides Parish, US 167
Milepost 112.31, Bridge # 023-01-0274-2
Control section 023-01

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that bridge number 023-01-0274-2 will be reduced to one lane for bridge inspection from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM on Thursday, December 5, 2013 and from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM on Friday, December 6, 2013.  This structure is on US 167 Southbound just north of the Purple Heart Bridge and is located at logmile 2.74

Permit/Detour section

No detour will be necessary as one lane will be open at all times, but expect delays.

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 LADOTD website @, the DOTD Facebook page or the LADOTD Twitter page, @cenlatraffic for further information.

Project contact

Mark Winn; District 08 Bridge Maintenance and Inspection Supervisor
(318) 561-5128, (318) 447-7688