I-49 Southbound Exit 86 @ US 165 Ramp Closure, Alexandria, Rapides Parish -- H.013856
Friday, May 20, 2022 at 8:33:40 AM
  • Route Name: I-49 Southbound
    Start Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 9:00 AM
    Estimated End: July 9, 2022
    (Weather Permitting)
    Closure Type: Roadwork
    Closure Reason: Road Construction
    Closure Category: Ramp Closure
    Start Cross Street: I-49
    End Cross Street: Exit 86
    Recurrence: The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that beginning Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 9:00 am, weather permitting, I-49 Southbound @ US 165 Exit 86 Ramp will close for an overhead truss replacement. The ramp closure is expected to last 6 weeks.
    Detour/Alternate Route: Detour will be as follows: Traffic on I-49 South bound needing to take Exit 86 onto US 165 will need to exit at LA 498, Exit 90. Traffic will then turn right onto LA 498, travel west to LA 1, turn left on LA 1, and travel south to US 165.

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    Project: H.013856