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DOTD Announces Lane Closure on I-49 in DeSoto Parish

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LANE CLOSURE: I-49 Northbound, near the Assef exit, DeSoto Parish

Monday, August 07, 2017 8:57 AM

LANE CLOSURE: I-49 Northbound, near the Assef exit, DeSoto Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Thursday, August 10, 2017, the outside northbound lane of I-49 at mile marker 161 (near Assef Road exit) in DeSoto Parish will be closed.

The inside (left lane) will remain open at all times.

This closure, which is necessary for roadway repair, is anticipated to last from 8:00 am to 3:30 pm, weather permitting.

Alternate Route: N/A

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING.

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.

Area residents should exercise caution when driving, walking or biking near an active work zone.

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 at www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MYDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact Information:

Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
District 04
(318) 549-8402
erin.buchanan@la.gov