Category Archives: Road Closures

Statewide Winter Weather Advisory and Highway Prioritization Plan

Louisiana State Police is closely monitoring the winter weather that is forecasted for the upcoming days and urge citizens across the state to keep abreast of the latest weather and travel conditions before traveling on roadways and potentially exposing themselves to dangerous conditions.
For real time updates on roadway closures, crash locations, and pertinent safety information, [...]

DOTD to Shut Down I-49 and Other Elevated Structures

The Department of Transportation and Development District 08 Office in Alexandria advises that due to the forecasted winter weather conditions by the National Weather Service, which could result in snow or ice accumulations, at 8:00p.m. Tonight, Monday, January 27, 2014, the following structures will be closed:
·The urban elevated section of I-49 in Alexandria between northbound [...]

Road Work: LA457 in Lecompte from US 71 to Tiger Lake Road

Lecompte, LA; Rapides Parish; LA Hwy 457
Project # H.010372;
Control Section 073-04 & 073-05
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that beginning Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7:00 AM, weather permitting, construction work will begin on LA 457 in Lecompte from US 71 to Tiger Lake Road. The project will consist of [...]

Road Work: LA1236 in Winn Parish

WINN PARISH; LA. 1236
S.P. H.008482; CONTROL SECTION 864-09
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Tuesday, January 28, 2014, construction will begin on LA 1236 in Winn Parish. This work will begin at the intersection of US167 and LA 1236 then proceed approximately 5 miles ending at the intersection of [...]

Road Closure: LA 1189 at LA 452

Marksville, LA; Avoyelles Parish; La 1189
Mile post 0.64
Control Section 805-31
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 7:30 A.M. until work is complete, La 1189 will be closed at the intersection of La 452 and La 1189 to replace a failing cross drain under La [...]

Bridge Work: LA 115 Over Bayou Dulac

Avoyelles Parish, LA 115
Milepost 79.80, Bridge # 033-01-0791-1
Control section 033-01
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that bridge number 033-01-0791-1 will be reduced to one lane for bridge inspection from 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM on Thursday, January 16, 2014.  This structure is on LA 115 over Bayou Dulac and is [...]

Bridge Work: LA 112 Over Diversion Canal

Rapides Parish, LA 112
Milepost 79.80, Bridge # 073-03-0818-1
Control section 073-03
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that bridge number 073-03-0818-1 will be reduced to one lane for bridge inspection from 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM on Thursday, January 16, 2014.  This structure is on LA 112 over Diversion Canal and  is [...]

Road Work: LA Hwy. 452 at LA 1

Route: Hwy 452; Avoyelles Parish
LA 452: Cross Drain Replacement
S.P. No. H.011134; Control Section No. 143-01
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that on Monday, January 13, 2014, construction will begin on LA Hwy 452 at 0.332 miles north of its junction with Route LA 1 in Marksville. The intent of this [...]

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, [...]

Bridge Work: US 167 North Over Messer St.

Rapides Parish, US 167
Milepost 113.03, Bridge # 023-01-0346-1
Control section 023-01
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that bridge number 023-01-0346-1 will be reduced to one lane for bridge inspection from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 and from 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM on Wednesday, December 4, [...]