Lane Closures: Pineville Expressway

US 167, Purple Heart Bridge – US 165; Rapides Parish; LA;
Project # H.010321;
Control Section 023-01**

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that beginning Thursday September 4, 2014 at 10:00 PM, construction work will begin on the northbound entry ramp connecting westbound traffic on LA 28 East to northbound US 167 (Pineville Expressway).

In addition, construction work will continue on the northbound off ramp connecting US 167 (Pineville Expressway) to the Shamrock / Downtown Pineville Exit, on the southbound off ramp from US 167 (Pineville Expressway) to LA 28 East, and on the northbound off ramp connecting US 167 (Pineville Expressway) to US 165 (next to Lowe’s).

Continued closures can be expected on Thursdays from 10:00PM through 5:00AM on Fridays. The ramps will be closed again on Fridays beginning at 10:00 PM and ending on Mondays at 5:00AM

Permit/Detour section
There are no detours or width restrictions at this time associated with this project.

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