LA 1204; Rapides Parish
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 4:51:00 PM
May 21, 2013

LA 1204; Rapides Parish
Mile Post 2.470; Control Section 840-31

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advise the public that LA 1204, Rapides Parish, will be closed at the Union Pacific Railroad track. The work will be done at Milepost 2.470 and is on Control Section 840-31. The closure will be Tuesday, May 28, 2013 from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM. The closure is for Union Pacific Railroad to change the trackpanel and surface thru the crossing.

Permit/Detour section
The roadway will be closed completely to all traffic during this time. The detour will be LA 1204 to US 165 to LA 623 to LA 3225 to LA 1204. The detour can accept oversized loads and will be identified with proper markings for the general public. All emergency agencies will be notified of the road closure.

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
Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information. Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @, the DOTD Facebook page or the LA DOTD Twitter page, @cenlatraffic for further information.