UPDATE - REOPENED: I-20 eastbound near Exit 5, Greenwood, Caddo Parish
Friday, December 17, 2021 at 1:23:58 PM

UPDATE - REOPENED: I-20 eastbound near Exit 5, Greenwood, Caddo Parish

(UPDATE 12/17/2021): DOTD advises motorists that these repairs are complete and the lane closures were removed as of 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 16, 2021. We appreciate your patience.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that there are alternating lane closures currently in place on I-20 eastbound near Exit 5 in the Town of Greenwood, Caddo Parish.

These lane closures are necessary to allow DOTD crews to perform emergency repairs to an expansion joint on a bridge at this location.

This work is anticipated to last approximately two (2) days, weather permitting.

Motorists should be prepared for some delays through the area, and plan their route accordingly.

Alternate Route: N/A

Permits/Restrictions: 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 construction zone.

Additional information:

Call 511, visit www.511la.org, or download the Louisiana 511 mobile app 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.

Contact information:

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