Friday, May 05, 2017 8:49 AM
Motorists are being advised that on Friday, May 12, 2017 and on Monday, May 15, 2017, the northbound and southbound lanes of I-49 between mile markers
161 and 163, just south of the US 371/LA 177 interchange, will be closed from 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
This work is associated with the movement of AEP’s Dolet Hills Mining equipment.
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.
Detour: I-49 northbound traffic will be detoured to LA 174 east, Exit 155. I-49 southbound traffic will be detoured to US 371 east, Exit 162. Detour signs will be in place.
Restriction/Permits: Roadway closed
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through construction sites 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 or the DOTD Facebook page.
This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING.
Public Information Officer