INTERMITTENT LANE CLOSURES: I-49 interchanges, Shreveport – Caddo Parish
Wednesday, May 11, 2022 at 1:34:03 PM

INTERMITTENT LANE CLOSURES: I-49 interchanges, Shreveport – Caddo Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that from Wednesday, May 18, 2022 through Friday, May 20, 2022, there will be intermittent lane closures at the following interchanges along I-49 in Shreveport, Caddo Parish to allow for work conducted by Kansas City Southern Railroad:
  • Wednesday, May 18th: Hollywood Avenue
  • Thursday, May 19th: Kings Highway
  • Friday, May 20th: LA 511 (70th Street)
These intermittent lane closures will take place in short spans of time between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on the dates listed. This is to allow KCS to perform bridge inspections on their railroad overpass.

Alternate Route: N/A

Permits/Restrictions: Be advised of possible lane width restrictions for oversized loads.

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 I-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