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TRAFFIC ADJUSTMENT: LA 175 KCS Railroad Overpass in DeSoto Parish

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TRAFFIC ADJUSTMENT: LA 175 KCS Railroad overpass in DeSoto Parish

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 8:47 AM

TRAFFIC ADJUSTMENT: LA 175 KCS Railroad overpass in DeSoto Parish


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that beginning on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, the existing bridge on LA 175 over the KCS Railroad in DeSoto Parish will be closed to traffic. Traffic will be switched to the temporary detour road and bridge immediately adjacent.

This work is associated with the removal of the existing bridge and construction of the new bridge on LA 175 over the KCS Railroad tracks.

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 511 or visit www.511la.org for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-800-ROAD-511 (1-800-762-3511). 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