LANE CLOSURES: LA 511 (E. 70th St) in Shreveport, Caddo Parish (JDB project)
Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 2:02:18 PM

LANE CLOSURE: LA 511 (E. 70th St) in Shreveport, Caddo Parish (JDB Project)

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Tuesday, July 16, 2024, there will be intermittent lane closures on the eastbound lanes of LA 511 (E. 70th Street) from LA 526 (Bert Kouns) to the Jimmie Davis Bridge.

These lane closures are necessary to allow for the re-striping of the eastbound lanes in preparation for construction of the new Jimmie Davis Bridge over the Red River.

These lane closures are scheduled to take place from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for one day.

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

Alternate Route: N/A

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