Road Closure: Hamburg Rd Bridge in Avoyelles Parish

Hamburg Road Bridge; Avoyelles Parish
S.P. No. H.006020

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that on Monday, February 24, 2014 construction will begin in Avoyelles Parish on Hamburg Road Bridge over Bayou Des Glaises. The intent of this project is to remove the existing timber bridge and replace it with a concrete quad beam bridge.

This contract was awarded to the low bidder, Cecil D. Gassiott, LLC in the amount of $880,603.73.

Permit/Detour Section

The roadway will be closed completely to all traffic during this time.  There will not be a detour associated with this closure. All emergency agencies will be notified of the road closure.

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.

Project Contact

Joseph Montalvo
District 08, Project Engineer