BRIDGE CLOSURES: LA 534 bridges near Homer in Claiborne Parish
Friday, April 05, 2019 at 8:47:47 AM

BRIDGE CLOSURES: LA 534 bridges near Homer in Claiborne Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that beginning on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 9:00 a.m., two bridges on LA 534, both over small unnamed ditches and waterways, near Homer in Claiborne Parish will be closed due to bridge conditions until further notice.

These bridges are located are just north of the intersection of LA 534 and LA 540 at Ruple.

Alternate route: Total road closure. ALL vehicles must detour using LA 2, LA 534 Spur, US 79, LA 2 Alt.

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING.

Safety Reminder:

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

Area residents should exercise caution when driving, walking or biking near an active work zone.

Call 511 or visit for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at, by selecting MYDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact Information:

Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
Shreveport-Bossier District
(318) 549-8402