UPDATE- POSTPONED** LA 1226: at US 71 Intersection; Natchitoches Parish; Pipe Replacement and Detour
Monday, August 13, 2018 at 9:47:20 AM

**La 1226;
Natchitoches Parish**
Control Section No. 359-01

This pipe replacement is being postponed indefinitely.


La 1226;
Natchitoches Parish
Control Section No. 359-01

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 at 8:00 am, LA 1226 will be closed at the US 71 intersection. The intent of this closure is to remove the existing deteriorated pipe and replace with a 96 inch corrugated metal pipe. This closure is expected to last approximately 3 days.

Permit/Detour section
The roadway will be closed to all traffic for the duration of the pipe replacement. The detour is a follows:

East bound: US 71 north to US 84 east, back to La 1226.

West bound: US 84 west to US 71 south, back to La 1226

Safety Reminder

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through all construction sites and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit www.511LA.org for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ www.dotd.la.gov, selecting MYDOTD, the Way to Geaux Application for iPohone or Android devices, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex_Traffic for further information and details.

Project Contact
Jeff Mercer
Grant, Natchitoches, and Winn Parish Highway Maintenance Specialist
Office: (318) 628-3286

Media Contact
Erin Buchanan, Public Information Officer
Grant, Natchitoches, Sabine, and Winn Parishes
Office: (318) 549-8402