DOTD Announcements

Press Releases

 
10/15/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/13/2021 DOTD announces an upcoming Safety Construction Project on various routes in Lafayette Parish, H.012800
10/12/2021 Final pass of St. Bernard Parish debris removal begins October 13
10/11/2021 DOTD/ BR Green partner to replace trees cut during construction
10/8/2021 Amenities Poll Launched for I-10 Greenway
10/7/2021 DOTD making final pass for debris removal in Assumption Parish beginning October 10
10/6/2021 Gov. Edwards and DOTD announce apparent low bidder for second phase of LA 1 corridor project
10/4/2021 DOTD Congratulates Barriere Construction on Receiving Contractor Safety Award
9/29/2021 DOTD announces upcoming LA 47 bridge closure in Orleans Parish
9/28/2021 DOTD warns motorists to drive with caution during inclement weather, heavy rains
9/27/2021 Design Concepts Selected for I-10 City Park Lake Bridge
9/23/2021 I-10 eastbound near New Orleans open for cars, closed to truck traffic
9/23/2021 UPDATE: DOTD temporarily opens two lanes for ramps at the I-10/I-210 west interchange
9/23/2021 Westbound lanes open on I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge after inspection
9/23/2021 DOTD opens Butte LaRose boat landing in St. Martin Parish
9/23/2021 DOTD announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/22/2021 I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge to remain closed for inspection following fire
9/22/2021 DOTD provides update on Charenton Bridge closure on LA 324 in St. Mary Parish
9/21/2021 DOTD announces lane closure for I-10 in New Orleans following fire
9/14/2021 DOTD warns motorists to drive with caution during inclement weather, heavy rains
9/14/2021 UPDATE: NOW OPEN: Emergency repair work scheduled today for La. 1 West Baton Rouge Parish
9/14/2021 DOTD reminds residents to keep hurricane debris out of the roadways
9/13/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
9/10/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to watch for crews as recovery efforts continue
9/9/2021 Golden Meadow Bridge to open briefly today for marine traffic
9/9/2021 Portion of I-10 in Jefferson Parish to close to allow linemen access to power lines
9/8/2021 DOTD assessing movable bridges in impacted areas
9/7/2021 DOTD releases debris removal website
9/4/2021 DOTD to begin debris pickup in additional parishes following aftermath of Hurricane Ida
9/4/2021 DOTD to issue special permits for transporting hay
9/3/2021 Portion of I-10 in Ascension Parish to close at 9 a.m. to allow linemen access to power lines
9/2/2021 Town of Grand Isle uninhabitable, DOTD strongly discourages travel to this area
9/2/2021 UPDATE:Portion of I-10 in Ascension Parish to close tonight to allow linemen access to power lines
9/2/2021 DOTD tips to make debris pickup on state route more efficient, some parishes may start this weekend
8/30/2021 I-10 between Baton Rouge and New Orleans open for emergency responders only
8/29/2021 DOTD closes part of I-110 and underpasses that may flood in Capitol Region
8/28/2021 DOTD announces emergency closure of La. 324 at the Charenton Bridge in St. Mary Parish due to area power failure
8/28/2021 DOTD encourages marine traffic in Acadiana region to prepare for Hurricane Ida
8/28/2021 DOTD announces temporary changes to operating procedures for Butte LaRose rest area
8/27/2021 Stop signs will be removed from the eastbound and westbound US 90 Service Roads at Pepper Road and Moresi Road in St. Mary Parish
8/27/2021 Stop signs will be removed from the eastbound and westbound US 90 Service Roads at Hubertville Road in Iberia Parish
8/27/2021 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
8/27/2021 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
8/27/2021 I-10 Loyola Drive ramps open to thru traffic
8/27/2021 DOTD reflects on Hurricane Laura one year later
8/24/2021 DOTD announces start of new resurfacing construction project on U.S. 90 (Cameron Street) in Lafayette parish
8/20/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 697 in Vermilion Parish
8/17/2021 DOTD announces new traffic pattern at intersection of US 167 at LA 733 in Lafayette Parish
8/16/2021 DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing
8/16/2021 DOTD announces project to replace the Caddo Lake Bridge (LA 1) in north Caddo Parish
8/12/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/9/2021 DOTD announces 23 projects selected for Transportation Alternatives Program
8/3/2021 I-10 Widening Project wins Operations Excellence Award
7/30/2021 Louisiana could receive $5.8 billion from Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
7/22/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on U.S. 61 in Jefferson and Orleans Parishes
7/21/2021 DOTD announces La. 182 bridge reopened to traffic
7/20/2021 DOTD announces temporary traffic flow measures on La. 182 bridge in Morgan City
7/19/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
7/18/2021 DOTD announces temporary closure of La. 182 bridge in Morgan City
7/15/2021 DOTD invites private partners for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Replacement project
7/14/2021 DOTD announces upcoming U.S. 90 full road closure in Jefferson Parish
7/6/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on LA 113 in Beauregard Parish
6/30/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/29/2021 DOTD lowers speed limit on portion of US 165 in Richwood, Ouachita Parish as part of corridor safety enhancements
6/24/2021 PUBLIC NOTICE - FTA TRANSPORTATION GRANT PROGRAMS
6/24/2021 DOTD to hold virtual public meeting for proposed removal of certain I-20 ramp access in Monroe, Ouachita Parish
6/19/2021 Toll collectors returned to LA 1 toll booth after inclement weather
6/18/2021 REVISED: IS NOW OPEN: 4th Street Bridge closure update
6/18/2021 Toll collectors removed from LA 1 toll booth during inclement weather
6/14/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/11/2021 DOTD to remove AquaDams in Iberville Parish
6/7/2021 DOTD provides update on U.S. 11 Bridge closure
6/3/2021 Bayou Manchac Bridge on Old Perkins Rd. now open
6/2/2021 REMINDER - DOTD to convert LA 150/LA 818/Tarbutton Rd. intersection in Ruston to all-way stop to improve safety
6/2/2021 I-20 Mississippi River Bridge rehabilitation project in Madison Parish is complete Go To Project Page
6/1/2021 DOTD prepares for 2021 hurricane season
5/29/2021 DOTD to place concrete barriers at entrance of Bayou Manchac Bridge on Old Perkins Rd; Reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
5/28/2021 DOTD to replacement pavement markings on section of I-49 north in Caddo Parish
5/28/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/28/2021 UPDATE: Bayou Manchac Bridge on Old Perkins Rd. in East Baton Rouge Parish remains closed; DOTD reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
5/26/2021 DOTD announces call for Safe Routes to Public Places Program projects
5/25/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on I-10 ramps in Butte La Rose
5/24/2021 REVISION: DOTD reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
5/20/2021 Toll collectors removed from LA 1 toll booth during inclement weather
5/20/2021 PROJECT UPDATE: LA 530 bridge replacement near Oil City in Caddo Parish
5/20/2021 DOTD announces start of new construction project to install cable barriers along Interstate 10 between Acadia and Lafayette Parish
5/19/2021 DOTD to convert LA 150/LA 818/Tarbutton Rd. intersection in Ruston to all-way stop to improve safety
5/19/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of LA 44 Turn Lane Project
5/17/2021 DOTD cautions against travel on state roadways in Lafayette Parish and St. Martin Parish
5/17/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
5/13/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/12/2021 Statewide DZD Safety Coalitions Teaming up to Combat Distracted Driving
5/11/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on LA 35 in Vermilion Parish
5/11/2021 Governor Edwards, officials break ground on College Drive exit in Capitol Region
5/10/2021 DOTD offers update on St. Claude Ave (LA46) closures in Orleans Parish
5/10/2021 DOTD offers update on St. Claude Ave (LA46) closures in Orleans Parish
5/10/2021 DOTD offers update on St. Claude Ave (LA46) closures in Orleans Parish
5/10/2021 DOTD celebrates United for Infrastructure Week 2021, urges investment in state’s transportation system
5/4/2021 DOTD completes debris removal in Concordia Parish
5/4/2021 Sauve Road Bridge at the Soniat Canal has been reopened
5/4/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of LA 3127 widening project
4/30/2021 DOTD announces upcoming I-610 closure in Orleans Parish
4/29/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Calcasieu Parish
4/26/2021 DOTD to observe Work Zone Awareness Week
4/22/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
4/21/2021 Turn lane project on LA 383 complete in Calcasieu Parish
4/20/2021 DOTD announces an upcoming Pavement Marking Project on I-49 in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.014386.6
4/15/2021 DOTD provides update on Company Canal Bridge closure in Terrebonne Parish
4/14/2021 **BRIDGE OPENED** LA 1234; Winn Parish
4/13/2021 Louisiana Joint Transportation Committee approves DOTD priority programs
4/13/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Beauregard Parish
4/8/2021 DOTD announces joint effort to honor life of fallen Mandeville Police Captain Vincent Liberto
4/6/2021 Right-turn lane project on LA 378 at Phillips Road in Calcasieu Parish nearing completion
4/1/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Allen and Cameron Parishes
3/30/2021 DOTD provides update on Pecue Lane/ I-10 Interchange Project
3/30/2021 DOTD challenges local municipalities to adopt litter pick-up policy for field crews
3/23/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
3/19/2021 DOTD installs safety signs on U.S. 190 Bridge
3/19/2021 Improvement project on US 171 complete in Deridder - Beauregard Parish
3/19/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/18/2021 DOTD announces construction project to replace Mermentau boat launch in Acadia Parish
3/18/2021 DOTD announces traffic diversion on La. 3212 in Iberia Parish
3/17/2021 DOTD recognized nationally for I-20/Tarbutton Road interchange project
3/17/2021 DOTD provides update on the ongoing final debris removal pass in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu and Cameron Parishes
3/17/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Grant Parish
3/16/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Vernon Parish
3/16/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Jefferson Davis Parish
3/12/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/11/2021 *TIME CHANGE* DOTD to hold stakeholder meeting for traffic discussion related to Amazon Facility
3/10/2021 Waivers from federal safety regulations for trucking extended in Louisiana
3/10/2021 *TIME CHANGE* DOTD to hold stakeholder meeting for traffic discussion related to Amazon Fulfillment Center
3/9/2021 DOTD provides update on Sauve Road at Soniat Canal Bridge project in Jefferson Parish
3/5/2021 DOTD and LCG announce temporary removal of median lighting along Johnston Street (U.S. 167) for construction project
3/5/2021 DOTD provides update on flashing yellow arrow traffic signal upgrades in Southeast Louisiana
3/4/2021 DOTD announces significant interest in Public Private Partnership for the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
3/4/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
3/1/2021 Bonnet Carre Spillway closure
3/1/2021 DOTD provides update on street lighting project for US 165 in the Town of Richwood, Ouachita Parish
2/25/2021 DOTD receives federal approval for I-10 widening project in Capitol Region
2/24/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of Brightside Intersection Improvement Project
2/20/2021 **UPDATE REOPENED**; Elevated sections of I-49 from Exit 80-MacArthur Drive to Exit 94-Rapides Station
2/19/2021 DOTD, LSP urges motorists to be aware of the potential for black ice
2/18/2021 DOTD announces start of roundabout construction project in Iberia Parish
2/18/2021 DOTD announces all of I-110 in Baton Rouge now open
2/18/2021 DOTD announces segment of I-110 southbound in Baton Rouge now open
2/18/2021 DOTD reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
2/18/2021 DOTD announces segment of I-110 northbound in Baton Rouge now open
2/17/2021 DOTD announces Atchafalaya Basin Bridge is now open to traffic
2/17/2021 DOTD announces opening of I-10 and I-12
2/17/2021 DOTD reopens roads in Southeast Louisiana following winter weather
2/17/2021 DOTD encouraging motorists to travel with caution in Southeast Louisiana during icy conditions
2/16/2021 DOTD announces state routes in northern Evangeline Parish not ideal for travel due to winter weather conditions
2/16/2021 DOTD continues to urge motorists to avoid unnecessary travel
2/16/2021 LA 1 toll booth to reopen today at 4 pm
2/16/2021 Road closures remain due to winter weather
2/15/2021 Waivers from federal safety regulations for trucking in effect in Louisiana
2/15/2021 LA 1 toll booth to close today at noon
2/15/2021 Hazardous road condition advisory in East Baton Rouge Parish
2/12/2021 DOTD encourages drivers to use masks at LA 1 toll booth
2/11/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
2/11/2021 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
2/11/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/10/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Sabine Parish
2/9/2021 I-10 shoulder closure, Jefferson Parish
2/8/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Avoyelles Parish
2/5/2021 DOTD announces update on U.S. 90 Atchafalaya Bridge Rehab in St. Mary Parish
2/5/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in St. Landry and Vermilion Parishes
2/3/2021 *LANE CLOSURE* US 167; Pineville Expressway; Southbound; Rapides Parish
1/29/2021 DOTD announces lane modifications on US 171 in DeRidder
1/28/2021 Bayou Manchac, Bayou Francois bridge replacement project update
1/27/2021 Louisiana students awarded scholarships by SASHTO and DOTD
1/27/2021 **EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE**; US 71 (Exit 63) & I-49 (Exit 80), I-49 Southbound On-Ramps; Rapides Parish
1/25/2021 DOTD announces installation of new cameras, message boards on US 71 in Alexandria
1/22/2021 DOTD announces project to replace Cheniere Lake spillway, bridge in Ouachita Parish
1/19/2021 DOTD holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for completion of I-10 widening from Henderson to Atchafalaya Basin Bridge in St. Martin Parish
1/15/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 182 in St. Landry parish
1/14/2021 DOTD, LSP, Highway Safety Commission are concerned about construction zone safety
1/14/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
1/11/2021 **BRIDGE REOPENED** LA 6; Grand Ecore Bridge; Natchitoches Parish
1/11/2021 **BRIDGE REOPENED** LA 8 @ BOYCE BRIDGE; Rapides Parish
1/8/2021 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
1/5/2021 LA 111: LA 8 To John Keel Loop; Vernon Parish; H.012933
1/5/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Evangeline and St. Mary Parishes
1/4/2021 DOTD announces Notice of Intent for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
1/4/2021 DOTD announces project to construct a roundabout on US 425 near I-20 in Rayville, Richland Parish
1/1/2021 DOTD is monitoring lake levels at D’Arbonne Lake Reservoir in Union Parish
12/30/2020 DOTD looks back on 2020 accomplishments
12/29/2020 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in northeast region
12/22/2020 DOTD announces a project to install a southbound right-turn lane on LA 378 at Phillips Road in Calcasieu Parish
12/18/2020 DOTD gets OK to public-private partnership for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
12/18/2020 DOTD to suspend Plaquemine ferry service this weekend
12/11/2020 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Iberia Parish
12/11/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
12/10/2020 Officials break ground on Bayou Chevreuil bridge replacement project in St. James Parish
12/10/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 night closure in Jefferson Parish
12/9/2020 DOTD announces LA 27 microsurfacing project is complete in north Calcasieu Parish
12/8/2020 DOTD provides update on debris removal in Southwest Region (District 07)
12/8/2020 REMINDER: DOTD seeking input on proposed re-striping project for LA 840-6 (N. 18th St.), Ouachita Parish Go To Project Page
12/8/2020 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in east central region
12/7/2020 DOTD brings attention to litter problem, asks everyone to keep Louisiana beautiful
12/4/2020 DOTD provides update on debris removal in Southeast Louisiana (District 02)
12/4/2020 DOTD provides update on U.S. 11 bridge replacement project
12/3/2020 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 94 in Lafayette and St. Martin parish
12/3/2020 DOTD completes hurricane removal in Capitol Region
12/1/2020 DOTD provides update on the southernmost bridge replacement on LA 27 in Calcasieu Parish
12/1/2020 DOTD to add turn lane, remove trees in Harahan
11/23/2020 DOTD announces contractor for first portion of I-10 widening project in Baton Rouge
11/20/2020 LA 14 Northbound Right Lane Closure: between Elaine Street (MP 0.318) and Cline Street (MP 0.003) in Lake Charles – Calcasieu Parish
11/20/2020 Louisiana improves 3 spots in Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation
11/19/2020 DOTD seeking input on proposed re-striping project for LA 840-6 (N. 18th St.), Ouachita Parish
11/19/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
11/18/2020 DOTD reinstating tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
11/17/2020 DOTD provides update on Loyola Drive interchange project in Jefferson Parish
11/17/2020 DOTD Aviation Division and Director of Aviation receive recognition awards from Louisiana Airport Managers and Associates
11/13/2020 Intersection improvement project at LA 385 and College Street nearing completion in Calcasieu Parish
11/12/2020 DOTD announces start of pavement marker replacement project on Interstate 10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge in St. Martin Parish
11/9/2020 REMINDER: Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Southwest Region (District 07)
11/9/2020 REMINDER: Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Acadiana Region (District 03)
11/5/2020 DOTD reminder about debris pickup on state routes
11/5/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Hammond Region (District 62)
11/5/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for New Orleans Metro Region (District 02)
11/5/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capital Region (District 61)
11/4/2020 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 754 in Acadia Parish
11/4/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Central LA Region (District 08)
11/4/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northwest LA Region (District 04)
11/2/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northeast LA Region (District 05)
11/2/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for East Central LA Region (District 58)
10/30/2020 Upcoming I-10 EB traffic shift at the LA 108 interchange in Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
10/30/2020 DOTD provides update on LA 82 washout in Cameron Parish
10/28/2020 DOTD encourages drivers to travel with caution following Hurricane Zeta
10/27/2020 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
10/23/2020 DOTD announces a project to improve US 171 in DeRidder
10/22/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/22/2020 DOTD announces project to improve LA 27 in north Calcasieu Parish
10/19/2020 I-10 Highland to La. 73 is nearly complete
10/19/2020 ***UPDATE***: LA 101 from MP 0.0 to MP 2.0 - Calcasieu Parish
10/16/2020 DOTD announces a project to improve capacity at LA 385 and College Street in Calcasieu Parish
10/15/2020 DOTD provides update on roadway washout on LA 82 in Cameron Parish
10/15/2020 REVISED: LA 3152 (Clearview Parkway) Jefferson Parish, H.012571
10/15/2020 DOTD announces project to improve LA 529 in north Bossier Parish
10/14/2020 DOTD announces traffic shift on Interstate 10 in St. Martin Parish
10/14/2020 PROJECT UPDATE: I-20 Mississippi River Bridge Rehabilitation Project, Madison Parish Go To Project Page
10/13/2020 DOTD announces Butte LaRose boat landing reopened to public
10/13/2020 I-10, Jefferson and St. Charles Parish, S.P. No. H.011670
10/13/2020 Normal operations resume at Grand Lake and Black Bayou Bridges
10/12/2020 LA 46, St. Bernard Parish
10/12/2020 DOTD announces update to temporary bridge closures in Acadiana
10/12/2020 DOTD announces addition of flashing yellow arrow traffic signals in New Orleans Metro area
10/11/2020 DOTD reinstating tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
10/10/2020 Road Closed: LA 82 MP 42 Between Calcasieu River and and Holly Beach - Cameron Parish
10/10/2020 DOTD ENCOURAGES MOTORISTS TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING ON ROADWAYS AFTER HURRICANE DELTA
10/10/2020 UPDATE: LA 56 floodgate, Terrebonne Parish
10/9/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
10/8/2020 DOTD announces temporary bridge closures to marine traffic in Acadiana
10/8/2020 DOTD announces temporary closure of Delcambre Bridge to marine traffic in Iberia Parish
10/8/2020 DOTD announces closure of movable bridges to marine traffic in Vermilion Parish
10/8/2020 DOTD reminds motorists of hazardous weather protocol for Black Bayou Bridge and Grand Lake Bridge
10/8/2020 LA 18 (River Road), St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.012600
10/8/2020 DOTD to suspend ferry service in Cameron Parish due to Hurricane Delta
10/8/2020 I-310, St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.012617
10/7/2020 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
10/6/2020 DOTD Lake Charles offices are open by appointment only
10/6/2020 DOTD provides update on the LA 27 bridge replacements in Calcasieu Parish
10/2/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/30/2020 DOTD Director of Ports named president of the American Society of Civil Engineers Baton Rouge Branch
9/23/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/22/2020 DOTD to improve safety with a curve realignment project on LA 5 in DeSoto Parish
9/22/2020 DOTD announces upcoming construction project to rehabilitate Bayou Teche Bridge (La. 336-1) in St. Martin Parish
9/22/2020 Resurfacing project on LA 26 nearing completion in Beauregard Parish
9/22/2020 PROJECT UPDATE: US 80 bridge replacements over Fifi Bayou, Bossier Parish
9/16/2020 DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing in St. Martin Parish
9/16/2020 DOTD Chief Engineer named president of the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying
9/16/2020 LA 1 tolls to be reinstated today at 8 a.m.
9/14/2020 DOTD urges motorists to use caution through I-20 construction zone in Webster Parish
9/13/2020 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
9/11/2020 Calcasieu River Bridge remains safe for travel
9/10/2020 DOTD tips to make debris pickup on state routes more efficient
9/10/2020 DOTD announces start of construction project on Ambassador Caffery in Lafayette Parish
9/4/2020 DOTD announces nightly bridge closure in Lake Charles area
9/4/2020 DOTD announces lane closures on Judge Seeber Bridge
9/4/2020 DOTD request for quick release of emergency relief funds to assist with Hurricane Laura damage approved
9/3/2020 DOTD announces Crescent City Connection lane closures in Orleans Parish
9/2/2020 DOTD’s Eric Kalivoda wins prestigious national award
9/2/2020 DOTD’s Eric Kalivoda wins prestigious national award
9/1/2020 Uber donates 1,000 rides for Hurricane Laura evacuees
8/31/2020 Debris removal pickup begins today, follow progress on 511la.org
8/31/2020 DOTD announces start of La. 93 construction project in Lafayette Parish
8/30/2020 DOTD begins debris pickup following the aftermath of Hurricane Laura
8/30/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to be safe as recovery continues
8/29/2020 Tennessee DOT offers aid with storm recovery efforts
8/28/2020 UPDATE* I-10 open at Texas/ Louisiana state line
8/28/2020 LA 1 tolls to be reinstated today at 4 pm
8/26/2020 Interstate 10 in southwest Louisiana is now closed to traffic
8/26/2020 DOTD recommends I-20 as alternate route due to expected impacts by Hurricane Laura
8/25/2020 DOTD issues notice to proceed for new College Drive Exit in Capitol Region
8/24/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues emergency order in response to tropical storms
8/23/2020 DOTD to suspend ferry service in Cameron Parish tomorrow
8/22/2020 DOTD temporarily suspends tolls for ferry service in Cameron Parish
8/21/2020 SECRETARY’S EMERGENCY ORDER
8/21/2020 DOTD postpones construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
8/21/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 closure in Jefferson Parish
8/19/2020 DOTD announces start of new construction project on U.S. 190 in St.Landry Parish
8/18/2020 DOTD announces start of new construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
8/18/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/14/2020 Intersection improvements project at LA 385/LA 384 nearing completion in Calcasieu Parish
8/13/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 & I-610 closures in Orleans Parish
8/11/2020 DOTD promotes 2020 U.S. Census with digital message boards statewide
8/11/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 96 from LA 182 to 0.56 Miles West of LA 31 in St. Martin Parish, SPN H.012574
8/10/2020 REMINDER: DOTD announces lane closure on Crescent City Connection bridge
8/6/2020 DOTD provides update on New Orleans East interstate lighting projects
8/4/2020 Ferry service resumes in Cameron Parish
8/3/2020 DOTD wins “Sweet Sixteen” award from AASHTO
7/31/2020 DOTD provides update on Spring St. Bridge repair project in Shreveport
7/28/2020 Plenary Infrastructure launches Belle Chasse Bridge and Tunnel P3 website; website now accepting input for bridge design elements
7/28/2020 DOTD asks motorists to wear masks when using statewide ferries
7/28/2020 DOTD to improve two roadways in DeSoto Parish
7/28/2020 Emergency Lane Closure: I-10 WB at LA 415
7/27/2020 DOTD asks motorists to wear masks when using cash/credit at GeauxPass toll booth
7/24/2020 ADA law marks 30th anniversary
7/24/2020 DOTD provides update on two rural bridge replacement projects in northwest Louisiana
7/23/2020 DOTD announces recent appointment of new district administrator for Acadiana district
7/22/2020 DOTD provides an update on the ferry service in Cameron Parish
7/16/2020 DOTD Secretary Dr. Shawn Wilson receives Trailblazer of the Year award from ARTBA
7/15/2020 DOTD recipient of Enterprise GIS Award
7/9/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 full closure in Orleans Parish
7/9/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 3043 from LA 104 to 2.65 Miles East of LA 104 in St. Landry Parish, SPN H.014117.6
7/9/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
7/7/2020 DOTD advises motorists of field testing along US 167
7/7/2020 DOTD announces completion of southbound U-turn lane on US 171 in Beauregard Parish
7/7/2020 Pecue Lane/ I-10 Interchange Project Update
7/6/2020 REMINDER: DOTD announces upcoming I-10 lane closures in Slidell
7/2/2020 Jackson Street/Horseshoe Drive roundabout in Alexandria opens to traffic
7/1/2020 DOTD provides update on Spring Street Bridge (LA 1) bridge repair project in downtown Shreveport
6/30/2020 Boh Bros. Construction Co. apparent successful proposer for new College Drive Exit
6/26/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/25/2020 DOTD Announces New I-20/Tarbutton Road Project in Ruston Fully Open to Traffic Go To Project Page
6/24/2020 ***UPDATE*** DOTD opens Houma Navigation Canal bridge
6/22/2020 DOTD moves forward with I-10 widening project in Capital Region
6/18/2020 I-10 Mississippi River Bridge inspections scheduled
6/16/2020 FTA Transportation Grant Programs
6/12/2020 DOTD advises motorists of field testing along US 167
6/11/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/9/2020 LA 1 tolling operations to resume in Leeville
6/8/2020 Normal operations to resume at GeauxPass Customer Service Center in Golden Meadow
6/6/2020 DOTD announces temporary changes to LA 1 toll operations in Leeville
6/5/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
6/4/2020 DOTD announces proposals submitted for College Drive Flyover project
6/1/2020 GeauxPass Customer Service Center temporarily suspended
6/1/2020 DOTD provides update on Highway 11 Bridge project in Slidell
5/31/2020 DOTD investigating improper messages on contractor-owned boards
5/26/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 675 from US 90 to LA 674 in Iberia Parish, SPN H.11655.6
5/18/2020 Repairs to LA 1 (Spring St.) bridge in Shreveport moving forward following train derailment
5/15/2020 LA 23 (Belle Chasse Highway) lane closure
5/15/2020 DOTD announces Geauxpass website maintenance
5/15/2020 DOTD to resume Geauxpass operations
5/14/2020 Resurfacing project on LA 384 nearing completion in Cameron Parish
5/11/2020 Mouton Road to reopen, bridge replacement complete in Jefferson Davis Parish
5/11/2020 DOTD continues work to improve Loyola Drive interchange in Jefferson Parish Go To Project Page
5/8/2020 REMINDER: DOTD to replace Palmetto Creek Bridge on LA 27 – Beauregard Parish
5/7/2020 DOTD provides update on Spring St. (LA 1) northbound bridge closure due to train derailment in Shreveport
5/7/2020 DOTD announces eastbound I-610 closure in Orleans Parish
5/6/2020 DOTD announces I-10 EB traffic shift on I-10 widening project in St. Martin Parish
5/5/2020 DOTD to perform extensive statewide cleanup along high-traffic areas
5/4/2020 I-12 widening project to begin in St. Tammany Parish
5/4/2020 ***UPDATE - POSTPONED*** DOTD announces Houma Navigation Canal Bridge closure
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues COVID-19 emergency order for ferry tolls
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues COVID-19 emergency order for Statewide Flood Control Program
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues COVID-19 emergency order for LA 1 tolls
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson extends COVID-19 waiver order for motor carriers to May 31, 2020
4/28/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 closure in Orleans Parish
4/24/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects; major interstate improvement included
4/23/2020 Cameron Ferry to go to dry dock, relief ferry to continue service – Cameron Parish
4/23/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 closures in Jefferon Parish
4/21/2020 (UPDATE: CANCELED) DOTD announces upcoming Houma Navigation Canal Bridge closure in Terrebonne Parish
4/21/2020 DOTD to pickup litter in high-traffic areas on I-110 in Capitol Region
4/20/2020 DOTD observes Work Zone Awareness Week
4/17/2020 Replacement of Cowpen Bayou Bridge on LA 12 is complete – Beauregard Parish
4/16/2020 DOTD names consultant for I-10 widening design in Capital area
4/13/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
4/13/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson extends COVID-19 waiver order to May 1, 2020
4/9/2020 Significant milestone reached in Cane River Bridge replacement project in Natchitoches Parish Go To Project Page
4/2/2020 UPDATE: I-10 Widening Project Update
4/2/2020 DOTD provides update on Clearview Parkway rehabilitation project in Jefferson Parish
4/2/2020 DOTD provides update on Clearview Parkway rehabilitation project in Jefferson Parish
4/2/2020 DOTD provides update on US 190 resurfacing project in Beauregard Parish
3/31/2020 DOTD temporarily suspends tolls at ferries owned, operated by DOTD
3/31/2020 Reminder of GeauxPass temporary changes during COVID-19
3/31/2020 DOTD to begin LiDAR scanning along I-10 in West Baton Rouge/ Iberville Parishes
3/27/2020 Flashing yellow arrow project nearing completion in Southwest Louisiana
3/26/2020 DOTD provides update on Brightside Lane project
3/25/2020 Government St. Road Diet Project Update
3/24/2020 DOTD provides update on I-10 improvements project in Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
3/23/2020 Louisiana state roads remain open for travel
3/21/2020 DOTD makes temporary changes to GeauxPass operations
3/19/2020 DOTD announces project to resurface LA 384 in Cameron Parish
3/19/2020 Project update: LA 385 (Ryan Street)/LA 384 (University Drive) intersection improvements
3/18/2020 DOTD Sec. Wilson issues secretary waiver order in response to COVID-19
3/18/2020 SPEED LIMIT INCREASE: US 165 from Kingsville to Ball, Rapides Parish
3/17/2020 GeauxPass to distribute free toll tags during COVID-19 pandemic
3/16/2020 UPDATE - POSTPONED: Public meeting to be held for LA 3132 (Inner Loop) Extension Project, Caddo Parish
3/13/2020 DOTD provides update on department services
3/13/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to help prevent spread of COVID-19 virus
3/12/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/10/2020 LA 23 (Belle Chasse Highway) Lane Closure Notice
3/10/2020 LA 23 (Belle Chasse Highwa) Lane Closure Notice
3/5/2020 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Concordia Parish
3/5/2020 DOTD to replace 60-year-old bridge over I-20 in Webster Parish
3/5/2020 DOTD announces the replacement of three bridges in Red River and Bienville Parishes
3/4/2020 DOTD to lower US 80 under I-20 near Minden as part of commitment to create heavy-haul route in northwest Louisiana
3/2/2020 I-10 closure planned March 7 in Kenner
2/28/2020 DOTD moves forward with Comite River Diversion Canal project
2/28/2020 Roundabout will improve safety, traffic flow on Well Rd. at I-20, Ouachita Parish
2/27/2020 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in LaSalle Parish
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2/20/2020 Bayou LaCarpe Bridge Closure Notice
2/20/2020 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Franklin Parish
2/18/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capital Region (District 61)
2/13/2020 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Catahoula Parish
2/12/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 376 from LA 1172 to US 167 in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.013092.6
2/12/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 62
2/12/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Central LA Region (District 08)
2/12/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northwest LA Region (District 04)
2/11/2020 DOTD closes drawdown gates on Lake Bistineau dam in south Bossier Parish
2/11/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for East Central LA Region (District 58)
2/11/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northeast LA Region (District 05)
2/10/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Southwest Louisiana (District 07)
2/10/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Acadiana Region (District 03)
2/10/2020 Legislative public hearing dates scheduled for the Highway Priority Construction Program (2020-2021)
2/7/2020 DOTD announces project to install traffic cameras, messages boards on US 71 (MacArthur Drive) in Alexandria
2/5/2020 DOTD announces I-10 eastbound lane closures in East Baton Rouge Parish
1/31/2020 DOTD Proceeds with CSS Process for I-49 Lafayette Connector
1/29/2020 LA DOTD participates in a national panel with state and federal executives on human trafficking
1/28/2020 Work progressing on Vernon Lake spillway repair project, Vernon Parish
1/28/2020 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Caldwell Parish
1/27/2020 DOTD to improve congestion, safety with LA 3132 on-ramp extension project in Shreveport
1/23/2020 Project Update: Atchafalaya Basin Bridge rehabilitation project
1/22/2020 DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson announces additional executive staff members
1/22/2020 DOTD prepared for wintry weather, urges drivers to use caution
1/9/2020 DOTD to begin rehabilitation project on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
1/8/2020 I-10 widening and improvement project set to begin - Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
1/8/2020 Project Update: U.S. 11 Bridge Closure
1/7/2020 DOTD announces project to resurface US 190 in Beauregard Parish
1/3/2020 DOTD announces alternating Clearview Parkway lane closures in Jefferson Parish
1/3/2020 DOTD announces project to install live traffic cameras, message boards on I-210
12/30/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Shoulder Construction Project on US 167 from LA 748 to the St. Landry Parish Line in Evangeline Parish, H.014053.6
12/30/2019 DOTD looks back on 2019 accomplishments
12/18/2019 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
12/16/2019 DOTD honors life of worker killed in accident, announces safety enhancements for field employees
12/10/2019 I-210 project nearing completion, WB lane to reopen temporarily – Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
12/6/2019 I-12 widening and overlay set to begin in St. Tammany Parish
12/4/2019 DOTD holds ribbon cutting ceremony for St. James Parish traffic signal installation
12/3/2019 DOTD announces installation of new cameras, message boards on US 165 in Monroe
12/3/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 336-1 in St. Martin Parish, SPN H.013327
12/3/2019 REMINDER: DOTD to hold public meeting for Cane River Bridge (LA 1-X) replacement project in Natchitoches
11/22/2019 Brightside Lane now open to thru traffic
11/18/2019 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on US 167 (Johnston St.) from Maurice to Ambassador Caffery Pkwy, Vermilion/Lafayette Parishes
11/15/2019 DOTD announces rehabilitation project for I-20 bridge over Mississippi River, Madison Parish
11/13/2019 DOTD announces project to improve LA 26 in Beauregard Parish
11/8/2019 DOTD makes traffic improvements following New Orleans airport terminal opening Go To Project Page
11/7/2019 Gov. Edwards, DOTD celebrate bridge replacement as part of commitment to boost industry, keep Fibrebond Corp. in Webster Parish
10/30/2019 Department of Transportation & Development Presents the Louisiana Excellence in Aviation Award
10/7/2019 PROJECT UPDATE: Tarbutton Rd. overpass & I-20 interchange project in Lincoln Parish hits milestone
10/4/2019 DOTD gives update on Sunshine Bridge maintenance project
10/3/2019 DOTD announces project to improve and widen I-10 in Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
10/1/2019 DOTD gives update on LA 3241 project
9/20/2019 Lane shift tonight on I-10 in Lafayette Parish
9/19/2019 Project Update: U.S. 11 Bridge Closure
9/6/2019 DOTD to begin drainage, resurface project along LA 541
9/5/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 374 from LA 13 to Headless Bridge Road in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.012969.6
9/3/2019 DOTD announces project to install cable barriers on I-49 north in Caddo Parish
8/30/2019 DOTD signs contract, issues notice to proceed for Loyola interchange project
8/30/2019 DOTD MAP program expands to Tangipahoa, St. Tammany Parishes Sept. 2
8/28/2019 I-10 westbound lanes now open on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
8/27/2019 DOTD celebrates completion of Prien Lake Road Relocation/Contraband Parkway Project
8/20/2019 I-49 interchange with I-220 in Caddo Parish wins transportation award for technology, innovation
8/19/2019 Plaquemine/Sunshine ferry closed on Saturday, August 24
8/9/2019 LA 301 Bridge in Crown Point resumes normal operations
8/9/2019 DOTD announces project to install left turn lane along LA 18
8/8/2019 DOTD announces project to improve US 79 in Caddo Parish
8/7/2019 DOTD announces installation of new traffic signal in Ruston, Lincoln Parish
8/6/2019 Railroad Preemptive Flashing Beacon with Sign installed on LA 3170, Rapides Parish
7/26/2019 Two upcoming lane shifts on I-10 between Lafayette and the Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
7/24/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 31 from LA 350 to LA 351 in St. Martin Parish
7/18/2019 DOTD announces Notice of Intent for two new Innovative Procurement projects
7/16/2019 FTA TRANSPORTATION GRANT PROGRAMS
7/16/2019 DOTD reinstating tolls on LA 1
7/12/2019 Possible temporary closure of Cameron Ferry
7/12/2019 DOTD to close Plaquemine Ferry at 5 p.m.
7/12/2019 DOTD to monitor Plaquemine Ferry operations
7/11/2019 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1
7/11/2019 Possible Closure of Humble Canal Bridge on LA 3147 - Vermilion Parish
7/11/2019 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
7/10/2019 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
7/8/2019 DOTD discusses progress, funding for Cheniere Lake Bridge & Spillway replacement project, Ouachita Parish
7/3/2019 Essence Fest 2019 For-Hire Vehicle Traffic Notice
7/2/2019 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 338 at LA 14 Bypass in Vermilion Parish, SPN H.012081
7/2/2019 DOTD commences statewide regulation of transportation network companies
6/26/2019 DOTD to begin removing portable water-filled dams on LA 70
6/23/2019 I-10 eastbound High Rise lane closure extended
6/20/2019 PROJECT UPDATE: I-20 from Texas state line to Monkhouse Drive, Caddo Parish
6/18/2019 DOTD releases statement on death of employee following tragic crash
6/18/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 1161 from 1.25 Miles West of LA 29 to LA 29 in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.012981.6
6/18/2019 Evening lane closures on Sunshine Bridge on June 20
6/12/2019 I-10 eastbound on the High Rise to have ten-day lane closure
6/7/2019 DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson announces new member to executive staff
6/6/2019 I-110 northbound fully open; southbound has lane closure
6/6/2019 Interstate pumps operating; flash flooding causing high water
6/6/2019 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
6/5/2019 PROJECT UPDATE: I-210 Prien Lake Bridge traffic shift coming - Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
6/3/2019 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/31/2019 Gilchrist Construction Company apparent successful proposer for new Loyola interchange
5/29/2019 Public Notice - Goal and Conditions of Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program (UPDATE)
5/24/2019 DOTD announces installation of temporary dams on LA 70 in Assumption and lower St. Martin parishes
5/23/2019 DOTD announces intersection improvement for LA 385 (Ryan Street)/LA 384 (University Drive) and McNeese Street, lane closures on LA 384 and McNeese Str
5/22/2019 Statement from DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson regarding work zone fatality
5/21/2019 DOTD announces 2 public hearings for the Belle Chasse Bridge and Tunnel Replacement
5/15/2019 Gov. Edwards, local leaders break ground on I-20/I-220 BAFB Interchange Project
5/14/2019 DOTD announces completion of New Orleans Airport Connector Road
5/9/2019 DOTD announces three proposals submitted for Loyola Drive Interchange project
5/8/2019 NOW OPEN - DOTD announces upcoming construction on the Nation Road Bridge at Coulee Duralde in Rayne, Acadia Parish, SPN H.011541
5/7/2019 DOTD announces alternating I-10 North Service Road lane closures in Jefferson Parish
5/3/2019 DOTD announces Lockport bridge load restrictions
5/1/2019 GeauxPass no longer accepting payments via automated phone system
4/24/2019 Verot School Road lane closures set for April 25 to May 9
4/24/2019 DOTD signs contract, issues notice to proceed for I-220/I-20 BAFB interchange project
4/18/2019 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
4/17/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming bridge closure on LA 104 (L’Anse Bleu Road) at Bayou Des Cannes Bridge in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.002101.6
4/16/2019 DOTD announces project to remove pedestrian overpass on I-20 in Caddo Parish
4/12/2019 Joint repairs to northbound LA 1 Intracoastal Bridge complete; southbound work continues
4/12/2019 PROJECT UPDATE: I-210 Prien Lake Bridge in Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
4/11/2019 Emergency repair work scheduled for Jefferson Parish
4/10/2019 DOTD observes Work Zone Awareness Week
4/10/2019 GeauxPass to end payments via automated phone system
4/10/2019 Update on LA 1 Intracoastal Bridge joint repairs; work ahead of schedule
4/5/2019 Modifications to Traffic Signals – Flashing Yellow Arrow – Calcasieu, Beauregard, Jefferson Davis, Allen, Cameron
4/4/2019 I-10 eastbound at Highland Rd. to close Friday night for airplane removal
4/3/2019 Plane near I-10 close to Ascension-EBR parish line scheduled to be removed tomorrow
4/1/2019 DOTD to begin US 90B West Bank Expressway roadway widening project
3/30/2019 SECRETARY WAIVER ORDER
3/29/2019 Emergency repair work on Intracoastal Bridge complete, previous repairs resume overnight
3/28/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Road Construction Project on LA 82 from LA 333 to LA 330 in Vermilion Parish, SPN H.013529
3/27/2019 Progress made on Intracoastal Bridge repairs, Plaquemine ferry adjusting hours
3/25/2019 Update: Lane shift to occur on La. 1 Intracoastal Bridge in Port Allen
3/24/2019 Lane shift planned on La. 1 Intracoastal Bridge in Port Allen
3/23/2019 DOTD announces update on LA 1 southbound Intracoastal Bridge emergency repairs
3/22/2019 DOTD announces both eastbound lanes now open on Sunshine Bridge
3/21/2019 DOTD announces eastbound lane opening on Sunshine Bridge
3/21/2019 UPDATE: Emergency Lane Closure @ I-10 Eastbound College Drive
3/20/2019 Update on damaged LA 1 southbound Intracoastal Bridge
3/19/2019 DOTD receives public-private partnership proposal for Belle Chasse bridge and tunnel replacement
3/19/2019 SPEED LIMIT INCREASE: Interstate 49 in Alexandria, Rapides Parish
3/19/2019 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 92 from the north junction of LA 700 to LA 343 in Vermilion Parish, SPN H.011582
3/18/2019 DOTD announces traffic switch along LA 22
3/18/2019 I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge is safe for travel
3/14/2019 Important information reference obtaining Louisiana oversize/overweight permits
3/14/2019 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/13/2019 DOTD accepting student applications for Engineering Summer Program
3/13/2019 Temporary closure of cash/credit lane at Leeville toll bridge
3/12/2019 DOTD announces LA 1 update
3/8/2019 Traffic study to be conducted on I-10 from I-210 to US 171 – Calcasieu Parish
3/7/2019 DOTD to institute traffic-easing options for LA 1 joint replacement project
2/28/2019 REMINDER: DOTD to hold public meeting for proposed Kansas Lane-Garrett Road Connector project, Ouachita Parish
2/26/2019 DOTD announces traffic switch on I-10 Eastbound near Louisiana Avenue Exit in Lafayette Parish
2/21/2019 DOTD to hold public meeting for proposed Kansas Lane-Garrett Road Connector project, Ouachita Parish
2/20/2019 DOTD advertising request for proposals for Motorist Assistance Patrol sponsorship
2/19/2019 DOTD advises motorists of lighting projects along I-10 in New Orleans East
2/14/2019 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/13/2019 DOTD announces Sunshine Bridge update
2/12/2019 DOTD announces project to overlay US 80 (Texas Street) in Bossier Parish
2/12/2019 REMINDER: DOTD announces public meeting for US 165 pedestrian study in Ouachita Parish
2/8/2019 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
2/5/2019 DOTD announces bid selection for I-20/I-220/BAFB Interchange project in Bossier Parish
2/5/2019 DOTD announces public meeting for US 165 pedestrian study in Ouachita Parish
2/1/2019 DOTD announces temporary median closure along U.S. 90 in Orleans Parish
2/1/2019 DOTD reminds motorists of traffic switch along LA 59
1/29/2019 REMINDER: DOTD to hold public meeting for US 79 overlay project, Caddo Parish
1/28/2019 DOTD urges caution during possible winter weather event
1/27/2019 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
1/25/2019 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 14 Bypass westbound at the intersection of US 167 in Vermilion Parish, SPN H. 011789
1/25/2019 UPDATE: DOTD announces traffic switch along I-10 at LA 328
1/25/2019 Plaquemine ferry extending hours this weekend
1/24/2019 DOTD announces project to rehab US 80 (Texas Street) Bridge over Red River, Caddo & Bossier Parishes
1/23/2019 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on US 90 from North Eastern Avenue to LA 3076 (Zaunbrecher Road), Acadia Parish, SPN H.012098
1/23/2019 Senator Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge now open
1/22/2019 DOTD announces lowering water level in drainage pond along Camellia Blvd. near Cornelius Drive, Lafayette Parish, H.005508
1/22/2019 DOTD to hold public meeting for US 79 overlay project, Caddo Parish
1/17/2019 UPDATE - REOPENED: Emergency lane closure: I-10 eastbound Jefferson Parish
1/17/2019 Senator Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge closed throughout January
1/16/2019 DOTD to begin LiDAR scanning along I-10 in Orleans Parish
1/15/2019 DOTD announces two proposals submitted for I-20/I-220 Interchange into BAFB
1/9/2019 UPDATE: Alternate routes for the I-210 project - Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
1/8/2019 Louisiana students awarded scholarships by SASHTO and DOTD
1/8/2019 PROJECT UPDATE: I-20 from the Texas state line to Monkhouse Dr. in Caddo Parish
1/7/2019 Update on Sunshine Bridge repair
12/27/2018 DOTD announces U.S. 11 highway closures
12/27/2018 Senator Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge now open
12/26/2018 Senator Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge closed until further notice
12/18/2018 I-210 Prien Lake Bridge repair work to start in January Go To Project Page
12/18/2018 NOW OPEN: Temporary Closure of the restroom facilities of the Atchafalaya Welcome Center on I-10 in Butte La Rose, St. Martin Parish
12/17/2018 DOTD closes drawdown gates on Lake Bistineau dam in south Bossier Parish
12/14/2018 Traffic shift on I-10 widening project in St. Martin Parish represents progress Go To Project Page
12/14/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
12/11/2018 REMDINDER: DOTD & TxDOT to hold public meeting for LA 8 Bridge at Sabine River, Vernon Parish
12/8/2018 DOTD advises of roadways with high water in Bossier Parish following heavy rainfall
12/7/2018 Plaquemine ferry resuming normal service hours
12/4/2018 DOTD upgrades 511 traveler Information site and app
12/4/2018 DOTD to remove illegally placed signs along LA 191 in Sabine Parish
11/30/2018 US 90B Over Miss. River (HOV) CCC, Orleans Parish
11/29/2018 Two lanes of traffic to open Dec. 1 on Sunshine Bridge
11/21/2018 DOTD to open one lane of traffic on Sunshine Bridge mid-December
11/20/2018 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during the holiday season
11/16/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
11/16/2018 DOTD announces a traffic swap on LA 347 in the Northbound and Southbound directions in St. Martin Parish
11/15/2018 Update on Sunshine Bridge repair
11/8/2018 Update on Sunshine Bridge repair
11/5/2018 DOTD announces completion of Earhart Expressway exit ramp
11/2/2018 DOTD announces U.S. 11 highway and marine closures
11/2/2018 Jacking system for Sunshine Bridge repair to arrive
10/29/2018 DOTD announces a newly installed traffic signal at the intersection of LA 733 and LA 92, Lafayette Parish
10/26/2018 Revised Time Change:DOTD announces LA 3152 southbound lane closure in Jefferson Parish
10/24/2018 DOTD announces LA 3152 southbound lane closure in Jefferson Parish
10/24/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting for I-220/I-20 BAFB Interchange project in Bossier Parish
10/23/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting for Cane River Bridge project in Natchitoches Parish
10/22/2018 DOTD to host Innovations Showcase Oct. 24
10/22/2018 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 61
10/22/2018 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 02, District 62
10/19/2018 Update on Sunshine Bridge closure
10/19/2018 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 95 from LA 104 to LA 29, Evangeline Parish, SPN H.012131.6
10/18/2018 DOTD announces removal of flashing beacons at the intersection of Doyle Melancon Road and LA 347 (Grand Point Highway) in St. Martin Parish, H.009456
10/17/2018 Gov. Edwards and Other Leaders Celebrate Major Opening of I-49 North Interchange
10/16/2018 DOTD changes signals to address extra congestion related to Sunshine Bridge closure
10/16/2018 DOTD makes additional schedule changes to Plaquemine ferry operation
10/15/2018 Sunshine bridge damage extensive, remains closed
10/14/2018 Sunshine bridge remains closed, second Plaquemine ferry extends hours
10/12/2018 Sunshine Bridge closure update
10/12/2018 Sunshine Bridge closed indefinitely due to accident
10/11/2018 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 08 (Central LA Region)
10/11/2018 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 58 (East-Central Region)
10/11/2018 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (NELA Region)
10/11/2018 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 04 (NWLA Region)
10/11/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/11/2018 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on I-10 Eastbound near LA 3177 (Butte LaRose Exit 121) in St. Martin Parish, SPN H.013131R2
10/2/2018 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 685 from LA 330 to Aldes Road in Vermilion Parish, SPN H.012038
10/1/2018 511 website maintenance scheduled for this evening
9/24/2018 NOW OPEN - DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing in St. Martin Parish
9/13/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/7/2018 SPEED LIMIT INCREASE: US 165/US 71 from N. MacArthur Dr. to Kingsville, Rapides Parish
9/5/2018 DOTD announces upcoming highway construction project on I-49 Northbound Exit Ramp @ LA 98 (Gloria Switch Road), Lafayette Parish, SPN H.012287.6
9/4/2018 PROJECT UPDATE: I-20 from Texas state line to Monkhouse Dr. in Caddo Parish
8/24/2018 East Baton Rouge Parish Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan
8/24/2018 East Baton Rouge Parish Pedestrian and Bicycle Master Plan
8/22/2018 DOTD announces installation of new traffic signal at US 71 & Robert E. Lee Blvd. in Bossier Parish
8/21/2018 511 Traveler System will be off line for 4 hours starting at 10 PM August 22
8/8/2018 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 106 from LA 13 to US 167 in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.01223.6
8/2/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in West Carroll Parish
7/31/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting for proposed roundabout at LA 3144/Susek Drive in Rapides Parish
7/30/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Morehouse Parish
7/27/2018 DOTD awarded federal certification for rail transit program
7/25/2018 DOTD to hold I-10 widening public meetings
7/24/2018 “On the Greaux” team reopens Bluff Road Bridge two weeks ahead of schedule
7/24/2018 FAA awards $25.6 million in grants for Louisiana airports
7/19/2018 I-310 Luling Bridge Deck Overlay and Repairs – State Project No. H.010498
7/18/2018 Governor Edwards pledges support for Louisiana’s traffic safety vision of zero deaths
7/16/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Richland Parish
7/12/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting for US 71 corridor study in Rapides Parish
7/11/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
7/10/2018 DOTD announces start of Roundabout Intersection Improvement Project at LA 347 and Doyle Melancon Road in St. Martin Parish, H.009456
7/9/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Union Parish
7/6/2018 I-10 South Service Road – Green Acres – Orleans Parish Line – State Project No. H.012741
7/3/2018 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during Independence Day holiday
7/3/2018 DOTD announces the third set of RFP invitations for the Loyola interchange in Jefferson Parish
7/3/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Jackson Parish
6/28/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/26/2018 DOTD invites potential partners for project to replace Belle Chasse Bridge and Tunnel
6/22/2018 DOTD announces RFP for I-20/I-220 interchange into Barksdale AFB
6/14/2018 DOTD announces partial opening of new I-49/I-220 ramps in Caddo Parish
6/13/2018 Lake Charles I-210 bridge repair project bid at 1 year, $44.5 million
6/11/2018 Overwhelming response by industry to DOTD's design-build projects
6/7/2018 I-310 Luling Bridge Deck Overlay and Repairs – State Project No. H.010498
6/5/2018 Louisiana Awarded $45 million in Infrastructure Funding
6/1/2018 DOTD announces lane closures for Mississippi River Bridge repair work
6/1/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/31/2018 DOTD announces upcoming Highway Project on LA 347, US 167/US 90, LA 182, US 90 Business and US 190 in St. Landry, St. Martin and Lafayette Parishes
5/31/2018 DOTD receives significant interest in first solicited public private partnership
5/29/2018 DOTD to conduct LiDAR scanning on I-20/I-220 in Bossier Parish
5/24/2018 DOTD reminds motorist to drive safely during Memorial Day weekend
5/17/2018 DOTD announces lane closures for Mississippi River Bridge repair work
5/16/2018 DOTD announces upcoming highway construction project on LA 1096 between LA 95 to South Riceland Road, Town of Duson, Lafayette Parish, SPN H.012576
5/15/2018 Gov. Edwards Proclaims Infrastructure Week in Louisiana
5/15/2018 DOTD announces upcoming highway construction project on LA 3172 from LA 694 to LA 335 in Vermilion Parish
5/11/2018 DOTD announces an upcoming subsurface utility project on LA 675 from West Dale Street to Bayou Teche, Iberia Parish
5/3/2018 H.005733 – US190 Superstreet
4/27/2018 DOTD celebrates completion of U.S 90/ La. 318 Interchange Project
4/27/2018 JOB COMPLETED - ROAD OPEN - DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 367 from LA 370 to US 190 in Acadia and St. Landry Parishes
4/26/2018 DOTD breaks ground on Phase 2E of LA 1 in Leeville
4/25/2018 MEDIA ADVISORY: DOTD to hold groundbreaking ceremony on Phase 2E of LA 1 in Leeville
4/24/2018 DOTD announces closure of I-10 at High Rise for emergency removal of sign truss
4/24/2018 PROJECT UPDATE – I-20: Texas state line to Monkhouse Drive, Caddo Parish
4/16/2018 DOTD to host open house meetings on I-10 project in EBR and Ascension
4/13/2018 DOTD holds ribbon cutting ceremony for La. 30 project completion
4/13/2018 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Lincoln Parish
4/9/2018 DOTD hosts news conference in recognition of Work Zone Awareness Week
4/5/2018 DOTD Announces Significant Interest in Public Private Partnership by Transportation Industry
3/27/2018 DOTD Issues Notice of Intent to Solicit Design Builder(s) for Two Projects Go To Project Page
3/16/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/22/2018 DOTD announces a complete closure of Oak Harbor at U.S. Hwy 11
2/22/2018 REMINDER! Judge Seeber Bridge closed for maintenance
2/20/2018 DOTD announces Notice of Intent to pursue solicitation of its first Public Private Partnership for Belle Chasse Bridge & Tunnel replacement project
2/19/2018 DOTD announces bridge joint repairs on I-10 in Lake Charles
2/16/2018 WEEKEND DATES CANCELED-DOTD announces closure at Judge Seeber Bridge for maintenance
2/14/2018 DOTD celebrates construction of Government St. Road Diet project
2/14/2018 DOTD to begin LiDAR scanning along I-10
2/11/2018 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather in NWLA
2/9/2018 DOTD announces upcoming traffic changes on US 90 ramps at LA 318 as part of the on-going LA 318 interchange project in St. Mary Parish
1/31/2018 Joint Transportation, Highways and Public Works approves GARVEE Bonds request
1/30/2018 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on I-10 from LA 347 to LA 77 in St. Martin and Iberville Parishes
1/29/2018 DOTD announces start of Roundabout Intersection Improvement Project at LA 31 and LA 92-1 in St. Martin Parish
1/29/2018 Gov. Edwards Announces Major Infrastructure Projects in Three Areas of Louisiana
1/24/2018 KCS Railroad public meeting rescheduled for Jan. 29
1/24/2018 February Holiday Travel
1/23/2018 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
1/18/2018 I-110 northbound open in Baton Rouge
1/18/2018 I-10 westbound at the Twin Spans now open
1/18/2018 All interstate roadways now open except I-110, I-10 westbound at the Twin Spans
1/18/2018 I-10 opens eastbound from I-49
1/18/2018 I-10 opens eastbound from La. 415
1/18/2018 I-12 open eastbound
1/18/2018 I-10 open eastbound from Highland Rd. (LA. 42) to the Mississippi state line
1/18/2018 Several closures remain in place due to ice
1/17/2018 Thursday’s Baton Rouge KCS Railroad public meeting postponed
1/17/2018 Winter weather causes statewide road closures
1/17/2018 Winter weather causes statewide road closures
1/16/2018 EMERGENCY CLOSURE, US 90 between La. 662 in Assumption Parish to La. 24 in Terrebonne Parish
1/16/2018 Winter weather causes statewide road closures
1/16/2018 HAZARDOUS ROADWAY ADVISORY 01/16/18
1/16/2018 State road closures due to winter weather
1/16/2018 DOTD announces the closure of I-10 from Baton Rouge to Lafayette
1/15/2018 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather across north & central areas of Louisiana
1/11/2018 DOTD breaks ground on I-10 expansion project
1/11/2018 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather in NWLA
1/8/2018 DOTD Secretary Wilson Extends Hurricane Harvey Waiver Order to April 2, 2018
1/4/2018 Baton Rouge KCS Railroad public meetings announced
12/29/2017 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
12/22/2017 LA 3011 (Drain Canal) Bridge reopened following emergency repairs
12/22/2017 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during the holidays
12/21/2017 Toll rate on LA 1 Bridge in Leeville set to increase
12/15/2017 DOTD announces lane changes, opening for Walker roundabouts
12/13/2017 DOTD announces alternating lane closures at Judge Seeber Bridge
12/13/2017 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
12/11/2017 December Holiday Travel
12/7/2017 DOTD prepares for winter weather
12/4/2017 Baton Rouge railroad crossings public comment period extended with new outreach effort Go To Project Page
11/30/2017 DOTD Breaks Ground on LA Hwy 42 Widening Project
11/28/2017 DOTD announces use of hard-case toll tags on LA 1 to be discontinued
11/22/2017 DOTD Secretary Wilson Extends Hurricane Harvey Waiver Order to January 8, 2018
11/21/2017 DOTD reopens the I-10 Highrise in New Orleans
11/21/2017 PROJECT UPDATE: 4th Street Bridge Rehabilitation Reopens
11/20/2017 DOTD continues work on the I-10 Highrise in New Orleans following fire
11/20/2017 DOTD & Sasol implement first adaptive traffic signal system in Louisiana Go To Project Page
11/17/2017 Work begins to reopen lanes on New Orleans I-10 High Rise
11/17/2017 DOTD announces the reopening of Dunnington (LA 443) Bridge in Tangipahoa Parish
11/16/2017 DOTD announces lane closures for I-10 Highrise in New Orleans following fire
11/16/2017 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on US 71 in St. Landry Parish from LA 10 to Avoyelles Parish line
11/15/2017 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 697 from LA 696 to LA 343 in Vermilion Parish
11/9/2017 DOTD announces reopening of Beaver Creek (LA 10 Bridge) in St. Helena Parish
11/9/2017 November Holiday Travel
11/8/2017 DOTD continues work on LA 10 Beaver Creek Bridge
10/31/2017 DOTD announces upcoming highway construction project at LA 329 (LA 14 to Avery Island Road) in Iberia Parish
10/30/2017 DOTD Secretary Wilson Extends Hurricane Harvey Waiver Order to November 22, 2017
10/27/2017 DOTD announces start of Roundabout Intersection Improvement Project at LA 342 (Ridge Road) and LA 724 (South Fieldspan Road) in Lafayette Parish
10/26/2017 DOTD receives Sterling Agency Award, names UPPCC-certified staff
10/25/2017 DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson announces new members of executive staff
10/18/2017 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/18/2017 DOTD rest area receives architectural award
10/18/2017 FTA Transportation Grant Programs
10/11/2017 DOTD celebrates groundbreaking of Tarbutton Road interchange project in Lincoln Parish
10/11/2017 DOTD receives additional $60 million, applies funds to ready projects
10/9/2017 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 61 (Baton Rouge Region)
10/8/2017 DOTD reinstates toll collections on La. 1 in Leeville
10/8/2017 DOTD reinstates toll collections on La. 1 in Leeville
10/3/2017 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 08 (Central LA Region)
10/2/2017 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 04 (NWLA Region)
10/2/2017 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (NELA Region)
10/2/2017 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 58 (East Central Region)
9/30/2017 TRAFFIC ALERT: St. Landry Parish - U.S. 190 at La. 13
9/28/2017 Gov. Edwards Issues Executive Order to Strengthen Transparency in the Highway Priority Program
9/27/2017 DOTD Secretary Wilson Extends Hurricane Harvey Waiver Order to October 22, 2017
9/27/2017 DOTD Secretary Wilson waives FEMA housing transportation permits
9/27/2017 PRESS CONFERENCE: DOTD announces arrival of MAP Program to Alexandria/Pineville region
9/27/2017 UPDATE: I-10/610 Interchange emergency debris pickup
9/26/2017 DOTD wraps up U.S. 90 Huey P. Long Bridge paint project
9/22/2017 DOTD Secretary Wilson Extends Hurricane Harvey Waiver Order to October 1, 2017
9/22/2017 I-310 St. Charles Parish, Median Cable Barrier Installation – State Project No. H.011925
9/22/2017 DOTD announces Ascension Parish US 61 on-ramp reopening
9/21/2017 PROJECT UPDATE: Work progressing on major I-20 overlay project in Webster Parish
9/16/2017 DOTD announces temporary closure of restrooms at I-10 Atchafalaya Welcome Center
9/14/2017 Apparent Bid Results for the Letting of 9/13/17 at LA DOTD Headquarters
9/8/2017 DOTD encourages work zone awareness for I-10 construction projects in Acadiana Go To Project Page
9/6/2017 DOTD celebrates groundbreaking of major Arkansas Road project in Ouachita Parish
9/3/2017 DOTD announces I-10 westbound open at Louisiana/Texas border
8/31/2017 DOTD deploys resources in response to Harvey
8/28/2017 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution when traveling in inclement weather conditions
8/25/2017 DOTD Sec. Dr. Shawn Wilson issues Secretary Waiver Order ahead of Hurricane Harvey
8/21/2017 SP H.010882: Closure at 4th Street Bridge Rehabilitation Project
8/18/2017 DOTD celebrates official opening of new Ouachita River Bridge in Catahoula Parish
8/18/2017 OPEN HOUSE: Tchefuncte River Drawbridge Regulations Proposal
8/18/2017 DOTD encourages travel safety during solar eclipse
8/17/2017 DOTD announces lane closures and weight reduction at LA 3011
8/17/2017 Apparent Bid Results for the Letting of 8/16/17 at LA DOTD Headquarters
8/16/2017 DOTD to hold ribbon cutting ceremony for new Ouachita River Bridge in Harrisonburg, Catahoula Parish
8/14/2017 DOTD announces cable barrier installation along I-49 in Caddo, DeSoto Parishes
8/10/2017 DOTD Signs Contract to Widen Interstate-10
8/9/2017 DOTD announces traffic shift on U.S. 90 in Broussard
8/3/2017 LA 311/312: LA 182 to LA 24 – State Project No. H.009660
8/2/2017 DOTD announces emergency closure at Judge Seeber Bridge
7/31/2017 DOTD encourages safe travel as students prepare to go back to school
7/26/2017 DOTD to hold public meeting for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge project
7/3/2017 OFFICIAL STATEMENT
6/30/2017 PROJECT UPDATE: Church Street Bridge replacement in Natchitoches Parish
6/20/2017 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during severe weather
6/15/2017 DOTD to hold public meeting for LA 6 Feasibility Study in Natchitoches Parish
6/13/2017 DOTD announces successful design-build proposer for I-10 expansion in East Baton Rouge and Ascension parishes
6/6/2017 PROJECT UPDATE: Progress continues on I-49 North Segment K in Caddo Parish
6/5/2017 DOTD and Bayou Vermilion District announce temporary closure of North Landing boat launch Go To Project Page
6/2/2017 DOTD announces opening of new I-10 Access Road in Acadia Parish
5/24/2017 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow arrow signals in Ouachita Parish
5/17/2017 DOTD announces new ‘swap meet’ date for GeauxPass users
5/15/2017 It's Time to Build: DOTD announces participation in Infrastructure Week 2017
5/12/2017 Geauxpass Office closing at noon due to AC issues
5/10/2017 DOTD to hold public meeting for Jimmie Davis Bridge project in Bossier Parish
5/3/2017 DOTD and LCG announce temporary lowering of pond water levels on Camellia Boulevard
5/1/2017 Load limit rescinded for southbound lanes of LA 1 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge
4/27/2017 Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment co-chairs release “Transportation Infrastructure Investment Plan” circular
4/25/2017 Project Update: US 71 in Shreveport to receive major roadway improvements
4/21/2017 DOTD provides update on progress of I-49 Inner City Connector in Caddo Parish
4/21/2017 DOTD provides update on progress of I-49 Inner City Connector in Caddo Parish
4/21/2017 I-10 closures planned in Iberville and West Baton Rouge parishes
4/19/2017 Road and lane closures planned for Williams Boulevard (LA 49) at Veterans in Kenner
4/13/2017 I 310 at LA 3127 closed in both directions until further notice
4/13/2017 I-10: Causeway Boulevard-Orleans P/L – State Project No. H.11611
4/7/2017 DOTD celebrates grand opening of Tremont Rest Area, Lincoln Parish
4/5/2017 I-10 Welcome Center in Slidell, LA to reopen as power returns
4/5/2017 DOTD to hold ribbon cutting and grand opening for Tremont Safety Rest Area, Lincoln Parish
4/3/2017 REMINDER: MEDIA ADVISORY
3/31/2017 DOTD news conference set for Work Zone Awareness Week, Shreveport & Monroe Districts
3/31/2017 DOTD District 02 to commemorate Work Zone Awareness Week
3/30/2017 DOTD Posts Lower Load Limit for Vehicles Traveling on the La. 1 Intracoastal Bridge
3/30/2017 DOTD holds news conference at State Capitol to kick off Work Zone Awareness Week
3/29/2017 DOTD celebrates completion of La. 23 improvements project in Plaquemines Parish
3/28/2017 REMINDER: DOTD to host ribbon-cutting for improvements project in Plaquemines Parish
3/23/2017 Jimmie Davis Bridge project moving forward in Caddo & Bossier Parishes
3/21/2017 UPDATE: St. Martin Parish – Temporary Closure of the restroom facilities of the Atchafalaya Welcome Center on I-10 in Butte La Rose (NOW OPEN)
3/17/2017 DOTD holds dedication ceremony for State Rep. Pinkie Wilkerson Memorial Interchange
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3/14/2017 DOTD to hold dedication & sign unveiling for Pinkie Wilkerson Memorial Interchange, Lincoln Parish
3/8/2017 DOTD marks installation of cable barriers on LA 3132 in Caddo Parish Go To Project Page
3/8/2017 DOTD marks installation of cable barriers on LA 3132 in Caddo Parish Go To Project Page
3/6/2017 UPDATE: Revised location for LA 3132 groundbreaking ceremony in Shreveport, Caddo Parish Go To Project Page
3/6/2017 UPDATE: Revised location for LA 3132 groundbreaking ceremony in Shreveport Go To Project Page
3/3/2017 Official Statement
3/3/2017 DOTD to hold groundbreaking ceremony for LA 3132 cable barriers Go To Project Page
3/2/2017 DOTD announces I-610 closure for the Wisner Bridge Overpass Replacement project
3/2/2017 RFI for I-10 Capital Corridor Improvements P3
2/22/2017 Sec. Wilson addresses Police Jury Association of Louisiana Annual Convention
2/17/2017 DOTD salutes Dunbar Award recipients
2/16/2017 Hickory Avenue Overlay: 9th Street – Dock Street – State Project No. H.012387
2/16/2017 DOTD sets more ‘swap meet’ dates for GeauxPass users
2/15/2017 RFI for I-10 Capital Corridor Improvements P3
2/13/2017 DOTD announces plan to re-bid I-210 Bridge project
2/10/2017 Louisiana Receives National Recognition for its Port Construction and Development Priority Program
2/9/2017 DOTD to begin traffic shift on I-49 South project in Jeanerette over weekend Go To Project Page
2/8/2017 Chef Menteur Bridge closed to marine traffic pending emergency repair
2/3/2017 POSTPONED: DOTD to begin traffic shift on I-49 South project in Jeanerette over weekend
2/3/2017 US 11 Bridge closed due to mechanical failure
1/30/2017 Louisiana Takes First Step Toward P3 to Enhance I-10 Capital Corridor
1/27/2017 DOTD announces U.S. 90 westbound traffic shift for I-49 South project in Broussard
1/27/2017 DOTD announces long-awaited project to improve roadway in Northeast Louisiana
1/26/2017 DOTD announces letting of FASTLANE projects in Acadiana region
1/25/2017 Lane closures planned for project at LA 23: Happy Jack to Port Sulphur
1/23/2017 Louisiana Tech Civil Engineering Students Awarded $1000 Scholarships by DOTD
1/23/2017 UNO Civil Engineering Students Awarded $1000 Scholarships by DOTD
1/23/2017 McNeese Civil Engineering Students Awarded $1000 Scholarships by DOTD
1/23/2017 LSU, Southern Civil Engineering Students Awarded $1000 Scholarships by DOTD
1/23/2017 ULL Civil Engineering Students Awarded $1000 Scholarships by DOTD
1/20/2017 US 11 Bridge closed due to mechanical failure
1/20/2017 US 90B/Crescent City Connection Bridge
1/19/2017 DOTD to host ‘swap meets’ for GeauxPass users
1/12/2017 Hale Boggs (Luling) Bridge scheduled for inspection; lane and shoulder closures planned through February
1/12/2017 DOTD to close I-10 West, Bonnet Carre Spillway Bridge this weekend
1/6/2017 Task Force submits final report, makes key recommendations for investing in multimodal transportation
1/6/2017 DOTD prepared for possible wintery weather
1/4/2017 Louisiana unveils campaign that highlights railroad safety
12/28/2016 DOTD set to demolish and rebuild Beaver Creek (La. 10) Bridge in St. Helena Parish
12/28/2016 DOTD announces full operation of North Perkins Ferry Road J-turn
12/14/2016 Water main break forces emergency closure of Veteran’s Boulevard in Jefferson Parish
12/14/2016 DOTD announces closure at Judge Seeber Bridge for emergency repairs
12/14/2016 Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment unanimously adopts resolutions
12/9/2016 December Holiday Travel
12/8/2016 DOTD announces Bayou La Loutre Bridge Rehabilitation
12/5/2016 UPDATE: DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing in St. Martin Parish NOW OPEN
11/28/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution when traveling in inclement weather conditions
11/23/2016 Official statement on Huey P. Long Bridge paint project and traffic control
11/23/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely, use travel information resources during the Thanksgiving holiday
11/23/2016 November Holiday Travel
11/21/2016 Plaquemine Ferry service reduced during Thanksgiving holiday
11/18/2016 DOTD announces preparation for final passes for flood debris removal in Capital Area
11/17/2016 DOTD announces weekend lane closures at I-10, Bonnet Carre’ Spillway for bridge inspection
11/14/2016 Gov. Edwards celebrates Traffic Incident Management Awareness Week by highlighting Move Over law
11/14/2016 DOTD announces traffic changes in Calcasieu Parish
11/3/2016 Clearview Parkway reduced to one lane this weekend for repairs
11/2/2016 DOTD installs new notification system at Belle Chasse Bridge
11/2/2016 REVISED: U.S. 90 Huey P. Long Bridge paint project underway
11/1/2016 REVISED: Tchoupitoulas on-ramp and multiple lane closures scheduled for CCC Bridge inspection
10/31/2016 Judge Seeber Bridge scheduled to close to vehicular traffic for repairs
10/25/2016 Rafe Meyer Road bridge replacement project postponed to assist with debris pickup activities
10/21/2016 DOTD opens westbound exit ramp on US 90 B/Manhattan
10/21/2016 DOTD and LCG announce temporary lowering of pond water levels on Camellia Boulevard
10/19/2016 DOTD announces final passes for flood debris removal in Livingston, St. Helena and Tangipahoa parishes
10/19/2016 Design Build Construction for I-10 Expansion Project Letters of Interest
10/18/2016 LA 23: Happy Jack to Port Sulphur – State Project No. H.012105
10/17/2016 Final regional Transportation Task Force meeting held in Baton Rouge
10/13/2016 DOTD announces start of application period for Federal Transportation Administration grant funding
10/12/2016 Louisiana Department of Transporation and Development announces installation of Stop sign on LA 356 Northbound (Beatrice Road)
10/12/2016 Media Advisory: Transportation Task Force to meet in Baton Rouge region
10/11/2016 Louisiana rolls out campaign that highlights roundabout safety tips Go To Project Page
10/5/2016 'Officer Thomas LaValley Memorial Bridge' designation ceremony set for Oct. 22 in Bossier Parish
9/30/2016 DOTD announces preparation for final passes for flood debris removal in Acadiana
9/30/2016 Regional leaders meet in West Monroe to discuss transportation needs
9/29/2016 DOTD announces permanent operation of second Plaquemine ferry
9/29/2016 Transportation Task Force meets in Lafayette
9/28/2016 DOTD announces closures for US 90B HOV Crescent City Connection, Orleans Parish, SP H.010636
9/28/2016 Media Advisory: West Monroe to host regional meeting of the Governor's Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment
9/28/2016 DOTD announces plans to pursue design-build construction for I-10 expansion project in East Baton Rouge and Ascension parishes
9/22/2016 Houma hosts regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment
9/21/2016 PROJECT UPDATE 9/21/2016
9/19/2016 Transportation Task Force to meet in Houma (correction)
9/16/2016 DOTD Secretary Wilson addresses trucker safety after 18-wheeler ride along I-10 for National Truck Driver Appreciation Week
9/14/2016 Transportation Task Force holds regional meeting in Lake Charles
9/14/2016 DOTD announces weekend I-610 closure for the Wisner Bridge Overpass Replacement project
9/13/2016 Shreveport hosts regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment
9/10/2016 DOTD prepares to Open US 190 in Walker
9/9/2016 New Orleans hosts first regional meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment
9/9/2016 DOTD Ends Regional Transitional Transit Service for Flood Impacted Communities
9/9/2016 MEDIA ADVISORY: Shreveport to Host Regional Meeting of the Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment
9/9/2016 Sligo Road Bridge over Red Chute Bayou now open to traffic, Bossier Parish
9/8/2016 DOTD announces enhancements to Louisiana's 511 system
9/1/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to use travel information resources, drive safely during Labor Day holiday
8/30/2016 Acadia Parish - La. 91 - bridge closure
8/27/2016 DOTD adds ferry to ease congestion, underscores need for integrated multimodal transportation system
8/26/2016 DOTD announces plan to begin debris removal service in Acadiana
8/26/2016 Ribbon Cutting for I-20 and I-20 Garrett Interchange Lighting Project
8/22/2016 Zachary Stop Added To Regional Transportation Service
8/20/2016 DOTD to Initiate Debris Removal Service
8/20/2016 DOTD Establishes Regional Transitional Transit Service for Flood Impacted Communities
8/20/2016 I-55 Tangipahoa Parish, Cable Barrier Installation – State Project No. H.010683
8/19/2016 Holiday Travel Oversize/Overweight Vehicle Movement allowed Labor Day Weekend
8/19/2016 Carpool ideas for those who lost vehicles in flood
8/18/2016 UPDATE: INTERSTATE ROAD STATUS
8/18/2016 UPDATE: INTERSTATE ROAD STATUS
8/17/2016 DOTD announces Ostrica Locks closed to marine traffic
8/17/2016 CURRENT INTERSTATE CLOSURES
8/15/2016 UPDATE: REOPENED: INTERSTATE 12 EAST OPEN
8/15/2016 UPDATE: CURRENT INTERSTATE CLOSURES
8/15/2016 US 190 closed in both directions between LA 16 and LA 43
8/15/2016 UPDATE: CURRENT INTERSTATE CLOSURES
8/14/2016 I-12- EMERGENCY MULTI-PARISH ROAD CLOSURE
8/13/2016 I-10 WEST/EAST OPEN IN EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH
8/13/2016 I-10 WEST/EAST OPEN IN EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH
8/13/2016 Northwest Louisiana DOTD sends equipment to Lafayette to help with flood event
8/12/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during severe weather
8/8/2016 Be A ‘Roll’ Model campaign reminds all to bike safely
8/8/2016 Murphy Street Bridge reopens in Shreveport, Caddo Parish
8/5/2016 I-10 Corridor Improvement Study Feasibility Report available for comment Go To Project Page
8/3/2016 Gov. Edwards, DOTD, Officials Highlight $60 Million Transportation Project
7/29/2016 DOTD announces traffic shift for I-49 South project in Broussard
7/20/2016 DOTD announces closures for US 90B/Toll Plaza Removal and Reconfiguration – State Project No. H.009920
7/18/2016 DOTD announces opening of new Millerville Road on-ramp on I-12
7/15/2016 DOTD Set to Activate Ramp Meters at U.S. 90 B/Pontchartrain Expressway
7/13/2016 Super Load to slow traffic in Shreveport, Caddo Parish
6/29/2016 Louisiana celebrates 60th Anniversary of U.S. Interstate Highway System
6/27/2016 OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON JEFF DAVIS BIKE PATH RELOCATION
6/24/2016 DOTD releases traffic study results of La. 523, Ashley River Road in Shreveport, Caddo Parish
6/24/2016 West Larose Vertical Lift Bridge on LA 1 – State Project No. H.009479 Go To Project Page
6/23/2016 DOTD announces extended closure of the Leo Kerner Bridge
6/22/2016 DOTD holds ribbon-cutting for improvement projects on the Northshore
6/22/2016 DOTD pulls Jimmie Davis rehab project in lieu of new bridge
6/20/2016 DOTD RIBBON-CUTTING FOR NORTHSHORE PROJECTS
6/15/2016 DOTD announces preparation of a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for I-49 Lafayette Connector Go To Project Page
6/13/2016 US 90B/Toll Plaza Removal and Reconfiguration – State Project No. H.009920
6/10/2016 DOTD announces temporary hours of operation for the Judge Seeber Bridge
6/7/2016 US 90B/Toll Plaza Removal and Reconfiguration – State Project No. H.009920
6/7/2016 DOTD announces emergency closure of the Judge Seeber Bridge
5/26/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during Memorial Day holiday
5/24/2016 Governor Edwards announces completion of Curtis-Coleman Bridge project in Rapides Parish
5/18/2016 Public Notice for DBE and Contractors pertaining to department goals
5/16/2016 Louisiana DOTD joins Infrastructure Week 2016
5/11/2016 DOTD and Baton Rouge City-Parish announce partnership with Waze
5/10/2016 DOTD announces closures at I-610 for roadway maintenance
5/9/2016 DOTD terminates Jimmie Davis Bridge contract
5/3/2016 DOTD’s Aviation Section announces Louisiana Aviation Career Education Camp Program
5/2/2016 New Capital Region message signs, cameras set to go live Tuesday
4/21/2016 DOTD to Host I-49 Lafayette Connector Open House Public Meeting Go To Project Page
4/19/2016 UPDATE: DOTD announces alternating lane closures on Plank Road in Baton Rouge
4/15/2016 PROJECT UPDATE: I-310, St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.010498
4/13/2016 Louisiana Welcome Center Near Kentwood Has Reopened
4/11/2016 PROJECT UPDATE: I-310, St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.010498
4/11/2016 DOTD holds press conference at State Capitol to observe Work Zone Awareness Week
4/8/2016 PROJECT UPDATE: I-310, St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.010498
4/7/2016 You're Invited: 2016 Work Zone Awareness Press Conference
4/7/2016 DOTD announces traffic control changes on LA 3068 - South of Basile - Acadia Parish
4/6/2016 DOTD kicks off annual Work Zone Awareness Week in New Orleans
4/5/2016 YOU'RE INVITED
4/1/2016 DOTD announces start and closures for IHNC rehabilitation project
4/1/2016 DOTD announces temporary closure of Ostrica Locks in Plaquemines Parish
4/1/2016 DOTD announces Acadia Ferry currently out of service
3/24/2016 Louisiana Welcome Center Near Kentwood Closed Until Further Notice
3/18/2016 DOTD announces I-10 at Louisiana/Texas state line open to traffic
3/16/2016 DOTD announces closure of I-10 at Sabine River
3/15/2016 DOTD announces closure of I-10 westbound at the Sabine River
3/15/2016 I-10 at Sabine River remains open to traffic
3/14/2016 DOTD preparing for possible closure of I-10 at Sabine River
3/14/2016 I-59 and I-10 may close in South Louisiana/ Mississippi today
3/13/2016 UPDATE: I-49 north/southbound REOPENED from La 526 (Bert Kouns) in Caddo Parish to La 3276 in DeSoto Parish
3/13/2016 I12 open
3/12/2016 I-12 Westbound Lane Closure Near Robert/Hammond
3/11/2016 UPDATE: I-20 westbound now OPEN
3/10/2016 I-20 eastbound re-opened in its entirety; 1-20 westbound to remain closed
3/9/2016 DOTD continues to monitor weather, reminds motorists to only drive if necessary
3/9/2016 UPDATE: I-20 closure in Bossier/Webster/Bienville Parishes
3/8/2016 Northwest Louisiana roadways impacted by flash flooding
3/8/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
3/7/2016 DOTD to co-host regional freight conference in New Orleans
2/23/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
2/19/2016 DOTD announces I-610 closure for the Wisner Bridge Overpass Replacement project
2/19/2016 DOTD to host three open house public meetings forI-10 corridor improvements Go To Project Page
2/18/2016 Sec. Wilson joins Mayor Landrieu, Amtrak and Southern Rail Commission for Gulf Coast Passenger Rail Inspection Trip
2/16/2016 DOTD announces closure of Houma Navigation Canal Bridge crossing
2/11/2016 I-310 Luling (Hale Boggs) Bridge northbound lanes to be detoured
2/10/2016 DOTD announces traffic control changes at the intersection of La. 3156 and Front Street in Iberia Parish
2/5/2016 DOTD reminds motorists to use travel information resources, drive safely during Mardi Gras holiday
2/5/2016 DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson announces additional executive staff members
2/4/2016 Traffic Advisory: Camp Minden Burn Chamber Transport through Natchitoches, Red River, Bossier, Webster Parishes
2/2/2016 DOTD on track to complete US 90B corridor improvements in Orleans Parish; toll plaza reconfiguration set for letting in February 2016
2/1/2016 Legislative Public Hearings for the Highway Priority Construction Program 2016-2017 (New Orleans and Hammond Districts)
2/1/2016 Legislative Public Hearings for the Highway Priority Construction Program 2016-2017 (Baton Rouge District)
1/31/2016 18-wheeler traffic prohibited from exiting US90B during upcoming parades
1/30/2016 REMINDER-DOTD set to start Luling Bridge replacement and repairs project
1/28/2016 DOTD reminds motorists of single-lane closure on I-10 in West Baton Rouge Parish
1/25/2016 Legislative Public Hearings for the Highway Priority Construction Program 2016-2017 (Lake Charles District)
1/25/2016 Legislative Public Hearings for the Highway Priority Construction Program 2016-2017 (Alexandria District)
1/25/2016 Legislative Public Hearings for the Highway Priority Construction Program 2016-2017 (Lafayette District)
1/25/2016 Reynolds Drive/La. 167 turn-lane project groundbreaking ceremony, Ruston, Lincoln Parish
1/25/2016 Plaquemine Ferry resumes service Monday
1/22/2016 DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson announces additions to executive team
1/21/2016 Legislative Public Hearings for the Highway Priority Construction Program 2016-2017 (Northern Louisiana)
1/21/2016 DOTD prepared for possible wintery weather
1/20/2016 DOTD announces intermittent single-lane closures on I-10 in West Baton Rouge Parish
1/15/2016 Plaquemine Ferry service suspended starting Monday
1/14/2016 DOTD announces reopening of westbound ramps onto US 90B/Pontchartrain Expressway in Orleans Parish
1/14/2016 DOTD announces I-610 closure for the Wisner Bridge Overpass Replacement project
1/7/2016 Plaquemine Ferry service temporarily suspended Friday
1/5/2016 DOTD suspends curfew on IHNC Bridges in Orleans Parish
12/30/2015 DOTD announces LA 182 overlay project in Terrebonne Parish
12/30/2015 DOTD announces LA 20 (North Canal Blvd.) widening project in Lafourche Parish
12/30/2015 DOTD prepares for potential flooding, reminds motorists to drive safely
12/22/2015 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during Christmas holiday
12/18/2015 DOTD announces ferry schedule for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays
12/17/2015 Governor-Elect Edwards announces Shawn Wilson as next Secretary of DOTD
12/16/2015 DOTD announces closure of I-610 for more expansion joint repairs
12/8/2015 DOTD announces Wisner Bridge Overpass Replacement project start and closure
12/7/2015 DOTD announces early completion of Sunshine Bridge project in St. James Parish
12/1/2015 DOTD announces temporary closure of Airline Highway intersection for railroad repair work
11/30/2015 DOTD announces updated lane reconfiguration on US 90B/Pontchartrain Expressway in Orleans Parish
11/24/2015 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during Thanksgiving holiday
11/19/2015 State Transportation Policy Committee approves DOTD Statewide Plan
11/16/2015 DOTD urges driving safety during inclement weather conditions
11/16/2015 DOTD urges driving safety during hazardous weather conditions
11/13/2015 DOTD announces closures for I-10 improvements project in Orleans Parish
11/13/2015 DOTD announces closures for I-10 improvements project in Orleans Parish
11/13/2015 DOTD announces closure of the Twin Spans Bridge for emergency repair
11/13/2015 DOTD announces intermittent closures on I-10 in Orleans Parish for Entergy project
11/12/2015 DOTD announces full closure of I-610 Westbound for repairs
10/31/2015 DOTD advises motorists to use caution during high water, flooding
10/23/2015 Official Statement on Toll Plaza project
10/14/2015 DOTD celebrates completion of I-12 widening in Livingston Parish Go To Project Page
10/13/2015 INVITE REMINDER: RIBBON-CUTTING FOR I-12 WIDENING IN LIVINGSTON PARISH
10/9/2015 INVITE REMINDER
10/7/2015 DOTD hosts launch event for I-49 Lafayette Connector
10/5/2015 YOU'RE INVITED
10/1/2015 DOTD announces start of application period for Federal Transit Administration grant funding
10/1/2015 Louisiana statewide historic bridge Programmatic Agreement announced
9/21/2015 DOTD announces next phase of I-49 Lafayette Connector Project Go To Project Page
9/2/2015 DOTD reminds motorists to use travel information resources and to drive safely during Labor Day holiday
9/1/2015 DOTD announces no lane and ramp closures during Labor Day weekend for I-10 repairs project; schedule will resume on Friday, September 11
8/27/2015 Traffic change LA 182 (North University Avenue) at Hollywood Drive/Alcide Domingue Drive in Lafayette
8/27/2015 DOTD releases fourth 10th anniversary Hurricane Katrina video - Paths to Progress
8/26/2015 DOTD releases third 10th anniversary Hurricane Katrina video - Debris management and removal
8/25/2015 DOTD releases second 10th anniversary Hurricane Katrina video - I-10 Twin Span Bridge
8/24/2015 DOTD releases videos on Hurricane Katrina aftermath on 10th anniversary
8/21/2015 DOTD announces traffic control changes at the intersection of LA 92-1 at Larrivierre Road in Lafayette Parish
8/20/2015 DOTD to host public meetings regarding I-10 Corridor Improvement Survey
8/19/2015 DOTD to hold highway dedication ceremony for former employee, Greg Wall
8/19/2015 DOTD announces Interstate 10 repair work in Iberville and West Baton Rouge
8/18/2015 DOTD to dedicate portion of I-220 to late City Marshal Johnny Wyatt
8/18/2015 District 02 maintenance unit works with local bee keeper removes bees from Huey P Long Bridge Down Ramp.
8/17/2015 LT. GOV. DARDENNE UNVEILS SAN BERNARDO BYWAY ROAD SIGN
8/5/2015 DOTD releases illustrated publication about Louisiana’s historic bridges
7/21/2015 DOTD announces traffic control changes at the intersection of La. 1105 and La. La. 1107/La. 370 in Acadia Parish
7/20/2015 DOTD announces lane closures at Huey P. Long Bridge
7/17/2015 DOTD announces speed limit increases on I-10 and I-12 in Baton Rouge area Go To Project Page
7/16/2015 DOTD warns motorists of weekend traffic delays due to I-10 construction in Iberville Parish
7/13/2015 DOTD’s Aviation Division Unveils Economic Impact Study
7/13/2015 Super load transport to impact weekend traffic in Shreveport
7/2/2015 Newsletter: On The Move Issue 2
7/2/2015 DOTD announces temporary closure of I-10 rest area in Vinton
7/2/2015 DOTD reminds motorists to use travel information resources and to drive safely during Independence Day holiday
7/1/2015 DOTD holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for Cove Lane Interchange project Go To Project Page
6/30/2015 DOTD announces emergency closure of the Judge Seeber Bridge
6/29/2015 DOTD signs design-build contract for Geaux South project Go To Project Page
6/25/2015 DOTD reschedules weekend lane and ramp closures for I-10 repairs project; schedule will resume on Friday, July 10
6/12/2015 Deadline to participate in I-10 Corridor Improvements Survey ends Monday
6/10/2015 DOTD and Senator Perry announce re-opening of Perry Bridge
6/10/2015 DOTD announces lane and ramp closures for I-10 repairs project
6/5/2015 DOTD stands ready as Red River nears crest
5/27/2015 I-10 Corridor Improvements Survey Deadline Extended
5/20/2015 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during Memorial Day holiday
5/18/2015 Motorists reminded of safety due to heavy rains, flooding
5/15/2015 DOTD holds groundbreaking ceremony for I-10 repairs project in Slidell
5/15/2015 DOTD announces plans for proposed I-210 Bridge rehabilitation project
5/14/2015 REMINDER: DOTD announces groundbreaking ceremony for I-10 resurfacing project in St. Tammany Parish
5/13/2015 DOTD announces the start of I-10 girder repair project and closures
5/11/2015 YOU'RE INVITED
5/6/2015 DOTD announces I-10 Atchafalaya Welcome Center reopened to public
4/30/2015 MacArthur Interchange Improvements ramp demolition and closure to begin
4/30/2015 Join Us for Live After Five
4/27/2015 I-10 Mississippi Bridge is Completely Open
4/27/2015 I-10 Mississippi River Bridge closed for debris removal
4/24/2015 DOTD opens price proposals for next proposed Geaux South design-build project Go To Project Page
4/22/2015 I-10 Corridor Improvements to be Studied: DOTD Requests Public Input Go To Project Page
4/17/2015 DOTD ENCOURAGES MOTORISTS TO DRIVE SAFELY DURING SEVERE WEATHER
4/13/2015 DOTD to operate additional ferry at Plaquemine landing
4/10/2015 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
4/9/2015 DOTD breaks ground on capacity project in Slidell
4/7/2015 DOTD accepting student applications for Engineering Summer Program
4/2/2015 DOTD and City-Parish Officials Mark the Start of Construction on Essen Lane Widening Project Go To Project Page
4/1/2015 YOU'RE INVITED
4/1/2015 DOTD announces groundbreaking ceremony for I-12 Widening Project in St. Tammany Parish
3/30/2015 Newsletter: On The Move Issue 1
3/26/2015 DOTD, LSP join forces for Work Zone Awareness Week
3/24/2015 DOTD holds press conference for Work Zone Awareness Week
3/24/2015 DOTD holds press conference for Work Zone Awareness Week in Baton Rouge
3/23/2015 DOTD holds press conference for Work Zone Awareness Week in Lafayette
3/20/2015 TEST
3/20/2015 2015 Work Zone Awareness Week Press Conference in New Orleans
3/18/2015 UPDATE: DOTD announces temporary closure of I-10 Atchafalaya Welcome Center
3/18/2015 DOTD lifts restriction of truck traffic on O.K. Allen Bridge in Rapides Parish
3/16/2015 DOTD prepares to shift traffic on new Curtis-Coleman Memorial (Ft. Buhlow) Bridge; announces permanent closure of O.K. Allen Bridge Go To Project Page
10/6/2014 Various Roadways - Acadiana area - Striping Operations
10/1/2014 DOTD announces full operation of traffic signal at Kaliste Saloom/East Broussard Road intersection
9/19/2014 UPDATE: DOTD announces emergency closure of Slidell Welcome Center
8/15/2014 Lane closure planned for U.S. 90 in Broussard Go To Project Page
7/11/2014 UPDATE: DOTD announces closure of Empire Locks for emergency repair
7/10/2014 DOTD announces temporary closure of Des Allemands Bridge to vehicular traffic
7/9/2014 DOTD’s Paths to Progress announces temporary Fontainebleau Drive Closure
7/8/2014 DOTD announces temporary closure of Ostrica Locks in Plaquemines Parish
5/28/2014 DOTD issues severe weather travel advisory
5/20/2014 Public meeting will discuss proposed alternatives for Interstate 12 improvements in Denham Springs Go To Project Page
5/2/2014 DOTD completes construction on La. 511 Go To Project Page
4/17/2014 DOTD accepting student applications for Engineering Summer Program
4/11/2014 DOTD announces completion of frontage road project in New Iberia as part of I-49 South project Go To Project Page
3/24/2014 DOTD announces boat launch at Grand Prairie Rest Area now open; rest area and restroom facilities remain closed
3/19/2014 DOTD continues to encourage public to “Pick the Paint” Go To Project Page
3/18/2014 DOTD preparing for Arkansas Road widening Go To Project Page
3/17/2014 DOTD updates traffic cameras, 511la.org
3/14/2014 District 04 Pavement Markings Replacements II
2/10/2014 DOTD prepares for wintery, icy road conditions; urges citizens not to drive and use 511 for up-to-date information on road closures
2/7/2014 DOTD announces closure of Belle Chasse Bridge
2/7/2014 DOTD announces closure of HOV lanes for filming
2/7/2014 DOTD responding to wintery mix in north Louisiana; motorists to use caution
2/7/2014 DOTD continues work on replacement of pavement markers on I-10
2/6/2014 DOTD announces closure of Judge Seeber (Claiborne Ave.) Bridge for repairs Go To Project Page
2/6/2014 HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITION ADVISORY DUE TO FORECASTED POTENTIAL FOR SNOW AND ICE
2/3/2014 Update: East 70th Street Widening Project
1/31/2014 DOTD advises motorists to rinse vehicles
1/31/2014 DOTD announces replacement of pavement markers on the I-10 Mississippi River Bridge
1/30/2014 DOTD closes Kentwood Welcome Center due to low water pressure brought on by winter weather conditions
1/30/2014 DOTD announces reopening of remaining state route closures due to icy weather conditions
1/30/2014 DOTD reopens I-110 in Baton Rouge
1/30/2014 Interstate 10 open across Louisiana
1/30/2014 DOTD announces I-10 Twin Span Bridge reopened
1/29/2014 Current statewide road closures due to winter weather event
1/29/2014 DOTD announces closure on U.S. 71 in St. Landry Parish for train car recovery
1/29/2014 DOTD prepares for another night of hard freeze; roadway closures possible
1/29/2014 DOTD announces remaining closures in Hammond area
1/29/2014 DOTD announces multiple route reopenings; ferry service resumes tomorrow
1/29/2014 DOTD announces I-10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge open to traffic
1/29/2014 DOTD reopens major sections of I-10 and I-12
1/29/2014 DOTD set to reopen I-12 from Tangipahoa Parish to Baton Rouge
1/29/2014 DOTD reopens I-12 westbound in Baton Rouge between O’Neal Lane and U.S. 61 (Airline Highway)
1/29/2014 DOTD announces I-10 westbound open to traffic from Henderson to I-49
1/29/2014 DOTD announces latest road conditions throughout Acadiana
1/29/2014 DOTD announces I-210 open to traffic Go To Project Page
1/29/2014 DOTD announces multiple closures in Greater New Orleans area
1/29/2014 DOTD announces La. 70 Sunshine Bridge is open to traffic
1/29/2014 DOTD announces La. 1 bridge in Leeville is closed
1/29/2014 DOTD announces La. 1 Caminada Bridge in Grand Isle is closed
1/29/2014 DOTD works to keep corridors open; roads remain icy after winter weather, hard freeze
1/29/2014 DOTD announces closure of La. 23 High Rise Bridge at Empire
1/28/2014 DOTD announces closure of La. 82 and La. 3147 in Vermilion Parish
1/28/2014 DOTD announces 4th Street Bridge closed; detour US 90B Service Road via Harvey Tunnel
1/28/2014 DOTD announces closure of I-12 from St. Tammany to East Baton Rouge, U.S. 190 alternate route
1/28/2014 DOTD announces closure of Mississippi River Bridge on U.S. 84 at Vidalia
1/28/2014 UPDATE 2: DOTD announces multiple closures due to severe winter weather
1/28/2014 DOTD announces closures on all overpasses along U.S. 90 in Iberia and St. Mary parishes
1/28/2014 DOTD announces Judge Seeber Bridge closed; St. Claude Bridge alternate route
1/28/2014 UPDATE: I-10, eastbound and westbound from Lafayette to the I-10/I-12/I-59 Interchange in Slidell is closed
1/28/2014 DOTD announces closures in Hammond area due to severe winter weather
1/28/2014 DOTD announces immediate closure of I-10 and I-12 in East Baton Rouge and Ascension parishes
1/28/2014 DOTD closes I-10 overpass over La. 22 in Ascension Parish
1/28/2014 DOTD reports Algiers Ferry service suspended due to severe winter weather
1/28/2014 DOTD urges motorists not to drive during winter weather conditions
1/28/2014 DOTD reports Chalmette Ferry service suspended due to severe winter weather
1/28/2014 DOTD reports multiple lane closures due to winter weather salting operations
1/28/2014 DOTD announces Interstate 49 open to traffic in the northbound direction
1/28/2014 DOTD rerouting traffic at La. 675 and La. 88 overpasses on U.S. 90
1/28/2014 DOTD announces the following closures in Acadia Parish
1/28/2014 DOTD announces temporary closure of Interstate 49 in St. Landry, Evangeline and Avoyelles parishes
1/28/2014 Photo Release: Huey P. Long Bridge Salt Convoy
1/28/2014 DOTD announces closure of Interstate 10 in Lafayette and St. Martin parishes
1/28/2014 La. 10 from U.S. 61 to La. 10 Business, including the Audubon Bridge is closed to traffic
1/28/2014 Richard Thompson/La. 8 bridge (Boyce Bridge) in Alexandria closed to traffic
1/27/2014 DOTD announces I-12, Livingston Parish lane closures for freezing weather
1/27/2014 Road closures in Alexandria area beginning at 8 p.m. tonight
1/27/2014 Photo Release: DOTD Crews in New Orleans Prepare for Winter Weather Conditions
1/27/2014 Photo Release: DOTD Crews in Baton Rouge Prepare for Winter Weather Conditions
1/27/2014 DOTD prepares for wintery, unsafe road conditions; urges citizens not to drive and use 511 for up-to-date information on road closures
1/25/2014 Update: Road Updates in St. Landry and Grand Parishes
1/25/2014 Update: Lane Closure on I-10 Westbound at Whiskey Bay Ended
1/25/2014 Update on I-10
1/25/2014 Update on I-510 and Judge Seeber Bridge
1/25/2014 Various Parishes Open All Roads
1/25/2014 Lane Closure on I-10 Westbound at Whiskey Bay
1/25/2014 DOTD announces all closures in New Orleans area now cleared
1/25/2014 Update on Road Status in Various Parishes
1/25/2014 Update on I-10, I-110, I-49, and I-12
1/25/2014 I-10 Eastbound Now Open
1/25/2014 Update: I-10 and I-12
1/25/2014 I-10 East and West Open in Baton Rouge and Lafayette
1/25/2014 DOTD opens roads as crews continue to respond to winter weather and icy road conditions
1/25/2014 DOTD announces most closures due to inclement weather cleared; CCC HOV lanes to reopen
1/25/2014 UPDATE 2: DOTD reports multiple closures due to inclement weather
1/25/2014 UPDATE: DOTD reports multiple closures due to inclement weather
1/24/2014 DOTD reports multiple closures due to inclement weather
1/24/2014 New Orleans Area Roadway and Ferry Closures
1/24/2014 DOTD announces closure of LA 308 for Lafourche Parish construction activity
1/24/2014 DOTD clarifies misinformation on New Orleans area road closures; continues response to winter weather conditions
1/23/2014 HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITION ADVISORY DUE TO POSSIBLE SNOW AND ICE
1/23/2014 DOTD prepared to respond to winter weather and icy road conditions
1/23/2014 US 190: LA 22-Lonesome Road Widening
1/15/2014 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22), St. Tammany Parish, Alternating Lane Closures
1/14/2014 DOTD set to start road preservation project in Lafourche Parish
1/13/2014 DOTD to reopen Kentwood Welcome Center Friday morning
1/13/2014 TxDOT & DOTD kick off Sabine River Bridge project with groundbreaking
1/13/2014 Lane Closures on Interstate 20 in Webster Parish
1/13/2014 Lane Closures on I-10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge for sweeping operation
1/13/2014 DOTD announces lane closure on U.S. 90
1/10/2014 DOTD announces closure of Judge Seeber (Claiborne Ave.) Bridge to complete repairs
1/10/2014 DOTD announces closures for maintenance on Westbank Expressway
1/10/2014 TxDOT and DOTD kick off Sabine River Bridge project with groundbreaking
1/9/2014 DOTD experiencing technical difficulty at LA 1 Call Center
1/9/2014 DOTD announces vessel swap at Chalmette Ferry route due to mechanical issue
1/9/2014 Governor Jindal highlights $3.4 million road project in St. Martin Parish
1/8/2014 DOTD closes Kentwood Welcome Center
1/7/2014 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22) St. Tammany Parish Lane Closure
1/7/2014 Temporary Closure of Kentwood Welcome Center
1/7/2014 US 190 (LA 22 to Lonesome Road) St. Tammany Parish Lane Closure
1/6/2014 DOTD extends deadline for previously purchased ferry tickets
1/6/2014 Year-end review showcases DOTD’s strides to improve Louisiana’s roads and bridges
1/3/2014 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22) St. Tammany Parish Lane Closure
1/2/2014 US 190, Livingston Parish
12/30/2013 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22) Closures, St. Tammany Parish
12/19/2013 Governor Jindal Announces Completion of I-12 Widening Between Juban Road and Walker
12/19/2013 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22)
12/18/2013 Slidell rest area on I-59 to open during daylight hours beginning Friday, Dec. 20
12/18/2013 I-59 Slidell Rest Area Improvements, St. Tammany Parish
12/17/2013 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22) Closures, St. Tammany Parish
12/17/2013 La. 1 near White Castle reopened to traffic
12/10/2013 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22) Road Closures
12/10/2013 Louisiana DOTD announces State Farm sponsorship of Motorist Assistance Patrol Program
12/9/2013 LA 36, Deer Run Road - ICG Railroad, Road Closures EB & WB, St. Tammany Parish
12/7/2013 DOTD announces emergency closure of Bayou Blue Pontoon Bridge in Lafourche Parish
12/5/2013 DOTD announces plan for $3.7 billion in cost savings for continued development of I-49 South
12/5/2013 PROJECT UPDATE- US 190: LA 22-Lonesome Road Widening
12/5/2013 US 190: LA 22-Lonesome Road Widening Go To Project Page
12/3/2013 DOTD announces closures for Harvey Tunnel maintenance
12/3/2013 DOTD announces temporary Algiers/Canal Street ferry schedule for bonfire
12/3/2013 US 190 (I-12 to LA 22)
12/3/2013 DOTD announces road preservation project along LA 428/Gen. de Gaulle
12/3/2013 SPN H.000492, US 190 (I-12 to LA 22) EB and WB Lane Closure, St. Tammany Parish
11/18/2013 DOTD increases MAP coverage for Cove Lane Interchange Project