ROAD CLOSURE: Walker Road at LA 511 (W. 70th Street), Caddo Parish
Monday, October 11, 2021 at 2:12:09 PM

ROAD CLOSURE: Walker Road at LA 511 (W. 70th Street), Caddo Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists beginning on Thursday, October 14, 2021, Walker Road at its intersection with LA 511 (W. 70th Street) in Shreveport, Caddo Parish will be closed.

This closure is related to the ongoing project to improve safety by installing left turn lanes on LA 511 near the Shreveport Regional Airport.

The closure of Walker Road at LA 511 is anticipated to last approximately 30 days, with progress dependent on weather conditions.

Alternate route: Detour signage will be in place.

Restrictions/Permits: Total road closure at the intersection. All vehicles must detour.

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 construction zone.

Additional information:

Call 511, visit, or download the Louisiana 511 mobile app 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