ROAD CLOSURE: LA 169 north of I-20 in Caddo Parish
Friday, September 15, 2023 at 1:59:03 PM

ROAD CLOSURE: LA 169 north of I-20 in Caddo Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Saturday, September 23, 2023, LA 169 at the Union Pacific railroad crossing in Greenwood, Caddo Parish will be closed.

This closure is scheduled to take place from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and is necessary to allow the RR company to perform repairs to their tracks.

The crossing is located immediately north of I-20, and just south of Cemetery Road (see included map).

Restrictions/Permits: Total road closure. All vehicles will need to utilize an alternate route.

Alternate Route: Detour signage will be in place.

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

Map indicates location of road closure on LA 169 at the UP Railroad crossing in Caddo Parish.