LA 1 Business (Williams Avenue): from Keyser Avenue to Church Street; Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish; H.014163
Friday, January 19, 2024 at 11:03:31 AM

LA 1 Business (Williams Avenue): Keyser Avenue to Church Street
Natchitoches Parish

S.P. H.014163.6
Control Section 053-04

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Monday, January 29th, 2024 construction will begin on LA 1 Business in Natchitoches Parish. This work will begin at the intersection of LA 1 Business (Williams Avenue) and Keyser Avenue and proceed north to 100 feet north of the intersection of LA 1 Business and Church Street.

The intent of this project is to mill and overlay the existing asphalt pavement, adjust manhole covers, install new sidewalk ramps at various locations along the route, adjust water valves, and other related work.

The contractor will be required to maintain thru traffic at all times, but periodic lane closures and delays can be expected. The public is advised to remain alert to construction signs and changing roadway conditions.

The project was awarded to the low bidder, Regional Construction, LLC, of Natchitoches, LA in the amount of $428,587.59. The work associated with this project should take approximately 30 working days to complete.

Permit/Detour section
Thru traffic will be maintained at all times. There will be no detour routes for this project.

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
Motorists can access the latest updates on real time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out of state travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Website at Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the La DOTD website @ and the DOTD Facebook page.

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

Project Contacts
Mr. Jared Taylor, M.S., P.E.
Natchitoches Parish Project Engineer
Office: (318) 357-3158

Mr. Joseph Montalvo, M.S., P.E.
Area Engineer for Grant, Natchitoches, and Winn Parishes
Office: (318) 561-5120