LANE CLOSURES: US 80 (Cypress Street) in West Monroe, Ouachita Parish
Friday, April 14, 2023 at 12:57:25 PM
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that alternating nightly lane closures will begin on Monday April 24, 2023 for US 80 (Cypress Street) from LA 617 (Thomas Road) to the Ouachita River Bridge in the City of West Monroe in Ouachita Parish.

These nightly lane closures are necessary to allow for roadway construction.

Lane closures will not be allowed during the following hours:
Monday – Thursday: 6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Friday: 6:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Alternate route: N/A

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

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 1-888-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:

Sam Hodge, PE, MSEM
Project Engineer
District 05 Unit 245
(318) 342-0200

Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
Shreveport-Bossier District
(318) 549-8402