Various Routes in Grant Parish for Overlays; H.015063
Monday, April 01, 2024 at 11:25:14 AM

Various Routes; Grant Parish;
LA 502, LA 524, LA 3169: OVERLAYS
S.P. H.015063

Route Control Section Begin Log Mile End Log Mile
LA 502 076-04 0.00 1.541
LA 524 822-01 0.00 4.387
LA 3169 822-13 0.00 1.138

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that on Monday, April 1, 2024 construction will begin on LA 524 in Grant Parish. This work will begin at the intersection of LA 524 and US 165 and proceed north for 4.4 miles. Construction will then begin on LA 502 at the intersection of LA 502 and US 165 and continue north for 1.5 miles to the intersection of LA 502 and LA 500. The final segment of roadway associated with this project will take place on LA 3169 at the intersection of LA 3169 and US 71 and continue north for 1.1 miles to the intersection of LA 3169 and LA 8.

The intent of this project is to replace drainage structures, milling asphalt pavement, pavement patching, in-place cement treated base course, asphalt concrete overlay, and other related work.

The project was awarded to the low bidder, Diamond B Construction Co., LLC, in the amount of $3,705,301.35. The work associated with this project should take approximately 100 working days to complete.

Permit/Detour Section
Thru traffic will be maintained at all times with oversize and emergency vehicles allowed passage.
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 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 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
District 08: Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, and Winn Parishes
Phone: (318) 549-8402

Project Contact
Mr. David Pugh, M.B.A., P.E.
Grant Parish Project Engineer
Office: (318) 627-5522