LA 451: P Laborde Rd - Bobby Gaspard Rd; Avoyelles Parish; H.014125; Alternating Lane Closures;
Friday, May 06, 2022 at 10:45:26 AM
May 6, 2022

LA 451: P Laborde Rd - Bobby Gaspard Rd
Avoyelles Parish
S.P. No. H.014125.6

Control Section: 374-03

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that, weather permitting, on Thursday, May 12, 2022, road construction will begin on LA 451 from P Laborde Road to Bobby Gaspard Rd. Alternating lane closures are to be expected.

This 6.2 mile construction project consists of subgrade and base treatment, asphalt patching, asphalt concrete roadway, and related work.

This contract was awarded to Gilchrist Construction Company, LLC in the amount of $3,251,413.10.

Permit/Detour section
Lane width will be restricted to 10 ft.

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.

Additional Information
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @, by selecting MYDOTD, the Way to Geaux Application for iPhone or Android devices, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @Alex_Traffic for further information and details.

Project Contact
Mr. Justin Moreau, P.E.
Avoyelles Parish, Project Engineer

Media Contact
Ms. Erin Buchanan Mills
Public Information Officer 3
District 08: Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, and Winn Parishes
Office: (318) 549-8402