Prospect Bridge Replacement Project Update
Monday, September 19, 2011 at 10:55:16 AM

Current work:
The bridge crews are currently setting the framework for the platform on the south pier. Other crews have been working on forming and placing the concrete on the approach spans and finishing the tops of the drainage structures alone LA 24 and LA 3087. Additionally, crews are fine grading the right-of-way between the new road and the private property.

Completed work:
The north tower and platform are completed.

For questions or comments, contact DOTD’s Customer Service Center at 1-877-4LA-DOTD (1-877-452-3683) or e-mail The center is open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You can also visit the project’s Web page by going to and clicking on "Projects" from the Programs & Projects section of the main menu on the left-hand side of the page and selecting the Prospect Bridge La. 3087 Houma Project link.

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Again, we thank you for your feedback and patience during this construction. Additionally, at your convenience, please let us know how we are doing by filling out our Customer Service Survey.

State Project Number: 065-91-0016
Project Description: The new bridge and widened intersections will help to relieve congestion on this heavily traveled bridge.
Parish: Terrebonne
Start Date: May 24, 2010
Finish Date: Spring 2012
Cost: $26.7 Million
Contractor: James Construction Group