**Start Date Update** Alternating Lane Closures; Spring Bayou Road; Avoyelles Parish; LDWF Project No. SRM 1000245803;
Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at 11:16:51 AM
**August 11, 2021**


**Start date has been pushed back to August 30, 2021
, from August 16, 2021**

July 29, 2021

LDWF Project No. SRM 1000245803
Spring Bayou Road
Avoyelles Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that, weather permitting, on Monday, August 30, 2021, road construction will begin on Spring Bayou Road from Don Bernard Road to Spring Bayou Boat Ramp Road. Alternating lane closures are to be expected.

This 2.1 mile construction project consists of milling existing asphalt pavement, lime treatment of subgrade layer, in-place cement treated base, geogrid, asphaltic concrete roadway, and related work. Construction is expected to be completed by November 2021.

This contract was awarded to Progressive Construction in the amount of $1,678,550.89.

Permit/Detour section
A lane width restriction of 10 feet will be required during construction.

Safety Reminder
All construction activity is weather dependent and may be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. 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.

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 www.511la.org. Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ www.dotd.la.gov and the DOTD Facebook page.

Project Contact
Mr. Justin Moreau, P.E.
Avoyelles Parish, Project Engineer
Office: (318) 346-4582
Email: justin.moreau@la.gov

Media Contact
Mrs. Erin Buchanan Mills
Public Information Officer 3
District 08: Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, and Winn Parishes
Office: (318) 549-8402
Email: erin.buchanan@la.gov