DOTD to improve LA 3048 in Richland Parish with overlay project
Monday, May 15, 2023 at 10:03:06 AM

DOTD to improve LA 3048 in Richland Parish with overlay project

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Thursday, May 18, 2023, work will begin on a project to repair a section of LA 3048 (Foster Street) in the Town of Rayville, Richland Parish.

The $774,760 project will patch, mill and overlay LA 3048 from US 425 S to Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive.

Various intermittent lane closures may be necessary as work progresses, so motorists are urged to drive carefully through the construction zone.

The entire project is anticipated to wrap up in mid-July 2023, weather permitting.

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

Alternate Route: 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
Monroe District
(318) 549-8402