UPDATE - REOPENED: Tremont Eastbound & Westbound Rest Areas, Lincoln Parish
Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 10:38:01 AM

UPDATE - REPOENED: Tremont Eastbound & Westbound Rest Areas, Lincoln Parish

UPDATE (8/29/2020 - 10:30AM): Normal water pressure has been restored to both rest areas and they have been REOPENED.


Original notification:

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that both the Tremont Rest Areas on I-20 eastbound and westbound near Choudrant in Lincoln Parish are currently closed to the public due to low water pressure as a result of Hurricane Laura.

There is no estimated time frame on getting the rest areas reopened at this time.

DOTD appreciates the public’s patience as clean-up and recovery operations continue following the storm.

Additional information:

DOTD reminds motorists to be on the lookout for crews and their equipment, and use extreme caution when traveling through areas impacted by severe weather.

Call 511 or visit www.511la.org for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call I-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).

Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MyDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.