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Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

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The following is a list of road closures for Southwest Louisiana. The information is provided by the state Department of Transportation and Development, the City of Lake Charles and the City of Sulphur and the dates and times are subject to change.

CALCASIEU PARISH (Lake Charles):

  • The intersection of Bank Street and 7th Street will be closed beginning at 7 a.m., Monday, June 13 until further notice. The project also includes lining 25 feet of the Pithon Coulee Channel, concrete sidewalk and step modifications.
  • The intersection of Arthur Irwin Road and Stephen Street will be closed at 1 p.m. beginning Monday, Dec. 5, until further notice for repairs.
  • Ham Reid Road at Nelson Road will be closed from 12 a.m. - 12 p.m. beginning Monday, March 6 until Friday, May 31, for construction.
  • The 100 block of Pujo Street between Ryan and Pithon Streets will be closed from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. beginning Saturday, May 20, for the installation of a new fire service main under the street.

CALCASIEU PARISH (Sulphur):

  • The bridge at Houston River Road in Sulphur will be closed from 8 a.m. beginning Monday, Aug. 1 until further notice for maintenance.
  • The intersection of Palermo Drive and Gabriel Drive will be closed beginning Tuesday, Dec. 20, for crews to repair a collapsed sewer main. The intersection will remain closed until project completion.
  • There will be intermittent lane closures on La. 27 from Carlyss to Sulphur beginning Monday, March 20, for road work. The project is expected to be completed in September 2018.
  • Stelly Lane will be reduced to one lane beginning Tuesday, May 9 until further notice, as crews work to re-paint stripping. West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital will remain accessible throughout the duration of this project. 
  • Signal timings at the intersection of La. 1256 and La. 27/La. 108/Walker Road will be modified beginning Thursday, May 25 until Saturday, May 27, to install signal heads, striping and signage.
  • There will be intermittent lane closures on I-10 eastbound/westbound off-ramps at La. 27 (Beglis Parkway) beginning Thursday, May 25 until Saturday, May 26, to install striping and signage. DOTD will be activating new traffic signals at both intersections.

CALCASIEU PARISH (Moss Bluff)

  • The southbound right lane of U.S. 171 near Gloria Drive will experience intermittent lane closures from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. beginning Monday, May 8 through Friday, May 19, due to construction.
  • There will be alternating lane closures on U.S. 171 at North Perkins Ferry Road in both directions beginning Friday, Oct. 28. North Perkins Ferry Road's northbound traffic entering onto U.S. 171 will be required to turn right (only) at U.S. 171 and left turn movements from North Perkins Ferry Road onto U.S. 171 will not be allowed. The closures are necessary to upgrade the intersection.
  • The right lane of U.S. 171 north near You Winn Road will be closed from 6 a.m. - 4 p.m. beginning Monday, May, 22 until Friday, June 2, for construction.

CALCASIEU PARISH (Vinton): There will be intermittent lane closures on La. 108 between I-10 and La. 27 beginning Monday, March 13, 2017, until June 2018, for road work.

CALCASIEU PARISH (DeQuincy): 200 feet each side of Nursery Street Bridge over Buxton Creek will be closed from 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23 and Wednesday, May 24, for geotechnical exploration boring for bridge replacement.

CALCASIEU PARISH:

  • There will be alternating lane closures at La. 109 between Smith Cut-off and Gibson Road from 7 a.m. - 3 p.m. beginning Monday, May 22 until Thursday, May 25, for road improvements.
  • The left lane of I-10 eastbound at Lakeshore Drive will be closed from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Tuesday, May 23, for maintenance.

CAMERON PARISH: The east and westbound lanes of La. 27/82 near Holly Beach will be reduced to one lane beginning Monday, May 8 until Thursday, May 25, for the installation of pipe and phase one of a marsh creation/restoration project.

VERNON PARISH (Leesville):

  • East Fertitta Boulevard between La. 171 north and La. 171 south, will be closed until further notice for road construction. Please find an alternate route for this area. For any questions, please call Leesville City Hall at 337-239-2444.
  • The bridge at La. 8 over Forker Creek will be reduced to one lane from 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. on Friday, May 26, for inspection.

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