LA 112: US 165 – I-49; Rapides Parish; H.012967; Alternating Lane Closures
Wednesday, April 07, 2021 at 1:59:49 PM
April 7, 2021

LA 112: US 165 – I-49
Rapides Parish
S.P. No. H.012967

Control Section: 073-03

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that on Monday, April 12, 2021, road construction will begin on LA 112 from US 165 to I-49. Alternating lane closures are to be expected.

This 6.9 mile construction project consists of asphalt pavement patching, micro-surfacing and related work. Construction is expected to be completed by June 2021.

This contract was awarded to Vance Brothers Inc. in the amount of $990,482.77.

Permit/Detour section
No detour or lane width restrictions will be needed.

Safety Reminder
All construction activity is weather dependent and may be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. DOTD appreciates the motoring public’s patience and reminds drivers to please exercise caution when traveling through work zone areas and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ and the DOTD Facebook page.

Project Contact
Mr. Justin Moreau, P.E.
Avoyelles Parish, Project Engineer
Office: (318) 346-4582

Media Contact
Ms. Erin Buchanan Mills
Public Information Officer
District 08: Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, and Winn Parishes
Office: (318) 549-8402