**UPDATE** LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road) at I-49; UPRR Overpass Repair; Alexandria, Rapides Parish; H.014324; Alternating Lane Closures;
Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 12:38:50 PM
**1/25/2022**

**LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road): I-49
UPRR Overpass Repair
Alternating Lane Closures
Alexandria, Rapides Parish
SPN: H.014324
Control Section 840-37**

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public, that beginning Tuesday, January 25th , 2022 at 7:00 am, weather permitting, I-49 Southbound at LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road) will have daytime alternating lane closures. These lane closures are necessary to make repairs on the Sugarhouse Road overpass located over I-49. The lane closures are expected to last until Friday, January 28st, 2022 at 6:00 P.M.

Permit/Detour Section
There are no detours at this time associated with the lane closures.
There will be a Lane Width restriction of 11 feet for the lane closures.



1/18/2022

UPDATE

LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road): I-49
UPRR Overpass Repair
Alternating Lane Closures
Alexandria, Rapides Parish
SPN: H.014324
Control Section 840-37**

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that beginning Tuesday, January 18th , 2022 at 7:00 am, weather permitting, I-49 Southbound at LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road) will have daytime alternating lane closures. These lane closures are necessary to make repairs on the Sugarhouse Road overpass located over I-49. The lane closures are expected to last until Friday, January 21st, 2022 at 6:00 P.M.

Permit/Detour Section
There are no detours at this time associated with the lane closures.
There will be a Lane Width restriction of 11 feet for the lane closures.


1/7/2022

UPDATE

LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road): I-49
UPRR Overpass Repair
Alternating Lane Closures
Alexandria, Rapides Parish
SPN: H.014324
Control Section 840-37

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that beginning Monday, January 10, 2022 at 7:00 am, weather permitting, I-49 Southbound at LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road) will have daytime alternating lane closures. These lane closures are necessary to make repairs on the Sugarhouse Road overpass located over I-49. The lane closures are expected to last until Friday, January 14th, 2022 at 6:00 P.M.

Permit/Detour Section
There are no detours at this time associated with the lane closures.
There will be a lane width restriction of 11 feet for the lane closures.


12/23/2021

LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road): I-49
UPRR Overpass Repair
Alternating Lane Closures
Alexandria, Rapides Parish
SPN: H.014324
Control Section 840-37**

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that beginning Monday, January 3, 2022 at 7:00 am, weather permitting, I-49 Southbound at LA 3250 (Sugarhouse Road) will have alternating lane closures. Starting Monday, January 3, 2022 and again on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, the right lane will be closed during the day. On Tuesday, January 4, 2022 and again on Thursday, January 6, 2022, the left lane will be closed during the day. This closure is needed to start repairs on the Sugarhouse overpass over I-49 that was damaged. These lane closures are expected to last a total of four (4) days.

Permit/Detour section
There are no detours at this time associated with the lane closures.
There will be a Lane Width restriction of 11 feet for the lane closures.

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 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. Steve Buskie, P.E.
Rapides Parish Project Engineer
Office: (318) 487-5719
Email: steve.buskie@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