Road Closure: LA 117 at Mile Post 0.20

Road ClosureLA 117 – Vernon Parish
Mile Post 0.20, Control Section 114-01

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that LA 117 at Mile Post 0.20 on Control Section 114-01 in Vernon Parish will be closed in order to replace an existing cross drain pipe.  The closure will be on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM, weather permitting.

Permit/Detour section

The roadway will be closed completely to all traffic during this time.

The detour for North bound LA 117 will be LA 8/28 to Jct. U.S. 171 North to Jct. LA 111 North to Jct. LA 117

The detour for South bound LA 117 will be LA 111 South to Jct. U.S. 171 South to Jct. LA 8/28 East to Jct. LA 117

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

Tommy Holder, DOTD Maintenance Superintendent
LA DOTD; Vernon Parish
337-238-6409 – Office
337-353-8532 – Cell