UPDATE: EMERGENCY LANE CLOSURE: LA 511 (W. 70th St.) at Pines Rd., Caddo Parish
Thursday, December 29, 2022 at 1:39:36 PM


EMERGENCY LANE CLOSURE: LA 511 (W. 70th St.) at Pines Rd., Caddo Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that, effective immediately, the westbound approach of LA 511 (W. 70th Street) at its intersection with Pines Road in Shreveport, Caddo Parish is closed.

The westbound approach will be closed at the intersection of Pines Road.

A sewage pipe located underneath the roadway has failed, undermining the integrity of the roadway. The work has begun on the sewer main. Anticipated work is scheduled to last approximately 3-4 weeks.

DOTD will issue a notice when repairs are complete and the road has been reopened.

Alternate Route: Detour signage in place

Permits/Restrictions: N/A

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 www.511la.org, 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 www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MyDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact information:

Williams Daniel
Director of Water & Sewerage
City of Shreveport

LA 511 (W. 70th Street) westbound at Pines Road, Shreveport (photo: DOTD)