The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on
The opening of the southbound bridge is anticipated to take place between Noon and 3:00 pm, weather permitting. Motorists are asked to stay alert and follow directions given by contractor’s personnel and existing traffic control devices. It is anticipated that there will be a minimum of disruption to traffic or delays during the switching of the southbound traffic on US 71/165 to the new southbound bridge.
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 , by selecting MYDOTD, the Way to Geaux Application for iPhone or Android devices, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex_Traffic for further information and details.