**BRIDGE CLOSURE** LA 472 over Big Bear Creek; Grant Parish
Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 8:52:37 AM
LA 472, Grant Parish
Milepost 7.9, Bridge # 082203650107901
Control Section 365-01
Recall 037590

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Wednesday, September 28, 2022 from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM, weather permitting, Bridge# 082203650107901 on LA 472 over Big Bear Creek will be closed for routine bridge inspection. The bridge is located 7.9 MI EAST OF US 167.

Permit/Detour section
Traffic will detour via LA 500 and US 167.

Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution around the construction sites 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 www.511la.org. Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ www.dotd.la.gov and the DOTD Facebook page.

Project Contact
Mr. Charlie Franklin, P.E.
Bridge Engineer
Office: (318) 561-5128
Email: charlie.franklin@la.gov

Media Contact
Ms. Erin Buchanan Mills
Public Information Officer 2
District 08: Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, and Winn Parishes
Phone: (318) 549-8402