LA 1182; Avoyelles Parish; Road Closure and Detour
Wednesday, September 07, 2022 at 4:09:35 PM

LA 1182 Road Closure & Detours
Avoyelles Parish

Control Section: 374-01

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that beginning Monday, September 12, 2022 at 8:30 am, weather permitting, LA 1182 will be closed from the intersection of LA 1181 at Gibbs Road to the MP Cutoff Road until 3:00 pm daily for approximately a week. These daily closures will allow for tree removal along LA 1182 in preparation for an upcoming construction project. It is anticipated that the daily closures will not impact traffic for local schools.

Permit/Detour section
Detour will be as follows:

  • Eastbound traffic for LA 1182 should proceed North on LA 1181 to the West intersection of LA 1182. Then West on LA 1182.
  • Westbound traffic for LA 1182 should proceed East on LA 1182 to the intersection of LA 1181. Then South on LA 1181.

Safety Reminder
All construction activity is weather dependent and may be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. DOTD appreciates the motoring public’s patience and reminds drivers to please exercise caution when traveling through work zone areas and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ and the DOTD Facebook page.

Media Contact
Mrs. Erin Buchanan Mills
Public Information Officer 3
District 08: Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, and Winn Parishes
Phone: (318) 549-8402

Project Contact
Mr. Thad Rabalais
Avoyelles Parish Highway Maintenance Superintendent
Office: (318) 253-7074 or (318) 253-7202