Friday, May 05, 2023 at 10:37:32 AM
From Monday, May 15, 2023, until Monday, May 29, 2023, a section of LA-17 between LA-577 and LA-588 will experience lane closures. The purpose of these closures is to enable work crews to remove and replace a reinforced concrete box located around 0.6 miles north of LA-577.
Alternate Route: Through traffic will be required to detour via LA-577, LA-585, and LA-588.

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.