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LANE CLOSURES: I-49 northbound & southbound, between mile markers 159 & 186, DeSoto Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, there will be intermittent inside lane closures on I-49 northbound and southbound between mile markers 159 and 186 in DeSoto Parish.

This work is expected to last approximately 30 days, and is associated with the installation of cable barriers in the median of the interstate.

Alternate route: N/A

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

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 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, by selecting MYDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact Information:

Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
District 04