Lane Closures, I-55 Northbound and Southbound, MP 27
Monday, January 13, 2014 at 11:52:00 AM

January 13, 2014


I-55 Northbound and Southbound, Lane Closures, MP 27 (Ponchatoula Creek Bridge), Tangipahoa Parish, State Project No. 4400003910


There will be lane closures of the inside (left) lanes of northbound and southbound I-55 at milepost 27 (Ponchatoula Creek Bridge) beginning Wednesday, January 15th through Thursday, January 16th from 7:00 a.m. and reopening at 5:00 p.m. daily while workers perform guardrail repairs.


Detour routes are as follows::

·         Northbound motorists may avoid this roadwork by taking I-55 Exit 26 to LA 22 east, traveling .01 miles and taking a left onto US 51 Business north, traveling 3.3 miles to I-12 west, and traveling 2.1 miles to I-12 Exit 38B to I-55 north.


·         Southbound motorists may avoid this roadwork by taking I-55 Exit 29A to I-12 east, traveling 2.1 miles to I-12 Exit 40 to US 51 Business south, traveling 3.3 miles to LA 22 west, then taking a right on LA 22 and traveling .01 miles to I-55 south.




There will be no restrictions on oversized loads at this time.


DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work site and be on the lookout for work crews and equipment.