DOT # 334-899 X
LA 1226; Natchitoches Parish
Mile Post 0.590; Control Section 359-01
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that LA 1226, Natchitoches Parish, will be closed at the Kansas City Southern Railroad track. The work is being done at Milepost 0.590 and is on Control Section 359-01. The closure will be Friday, September 6, 2013 from 7:00 AM with a reopening to traffic at 7:00 PM on September 6, 2013. The closure is for Kansas City Southern Railroad to replace the ties thru the crossing.
The roadway will be closed completely to all traffic during this time. The detour will be LA 1226 to LA 1225 to LA 6 to US 71 to LA 1226. The detour can accept oversized loads. The detour route will be identified with proper markings for the general public. All emergency agencies will be notified of the road closure.
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.
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit www.511LA.org for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ www.dotd.la.gov, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @cenlatraffic for further information.