UPDATE - REOPENED: LA 765 over Garrison Creek, DeSoto Parish
Monday, June 17, 2024 at 9:12:08 AM

UPDATE - REOPENED: LA 765 over Garrison Creek, DeSoto Parish

(UPDATE): DOTD advises motorists that the repairs to the LA 765 bridge over Garrison Creek in DeSoto Parish are complete, and the bridge has been REOPENED. We appreciate your patience while this work was underway.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that beginning on Monday, June 10, 2024, the LA 765 bridge over Garrison Creek near the Texas state line in southwest DeSoto Parish will be closed.

This closure is scheduled to be in place until Thursday, June 20, 2024, and is necessary to allow for bridge pile repair.

This bridge is located approximately five miles north of the intersection with US 84 in the Town of Logansport. (see included map)

Restrictions/Permits: Total road closure at the specified location. 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 www.511la.org, 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 www.dotd.la.gov, 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 bridge closure on LA 765 in DeSoto Parish.