Louisiana state roads remain open for travel
Monday, March 23, 2020 at 3:34:20 PM
Baton Rouge, LA –The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development wants to remind motorists to monitor 511la.org for all road closures and incidents throughout the state. There are no plans to close Louisiana’s state roads due to the COVID-19 virus. Infrastructure is vital during these times for the delivery of goods and services.

Please stay home unless you need to go out for essential items such as food, medicine, medical care, or work. You can get more information from the Governor’s stay-at-home order here.

DOTD advises motorists to get their travel information from a reliable source and check 511la.org for up-to-date travel information. You can also email questions to DOTDCS@la.gov.

If you have questions about the coronavirus, please contact the Louisiana 211 Network by dialing dial 211 or, you can text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211 for the most current information about the pandemic as it becomes available. Additional resources can be found by visiting the Office of the Governor at here.