LANE CLOSURES: I-20 at LA 531 overpass, Webster Parish
Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at 10:23:45 AM

LANE CLOSURES: I-20 at LA 531 overpass, Webster Parish

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, there will be lane closures on I-20 at the LA 531 overpass in Minden as part of the bridge replacement project.

The inside (left) lane of I-20 eastbound will close from approximately 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

The inside (left) lane of I-20 westbound will then close from approximately 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The purpose of these lane closures is to allow the contractor to install temporary barrier rail, as well as mobilize other equipment and material on site in order to prepare to begin construction on the new bridge.

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:

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

Map indicates location of bridge replacement project at the

LA 531 overpass over I-20 near Minden in Webster Parish.