**LANE CLOSURE** I-49; Over Bayou Jean De Jean; Southbound & Northbound Lanes: Rapides Parish
Wednesday, May 17, 2023 at 2:21:58 PM
I-49, Rapides Parish
Control Section 455-05
Logmile 46.652, Mile Post 101.880; Bridge # 084004550546671 and 084004550546672
Recall 804620 and 804630

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Friday, May 26, 2023, from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, weather permitting, Bridge# 084004550546671 and 084004550546672 on I-49 Northbound and Southbound bridges over BAYOU JEAN DE JEAN will be reduced to one lane for routine bridge inspection. The bridge is located 1.8 M NORTH OF LA 1200.

Permit/Detour section
No detour will be needed as one lane will be open at all times.

Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution around the construction sites and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at www.511la.org. Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ www.dotd.la.gov and the DOTD Facebook page.

Project Contacts
Mr. Rylan Sharbono
Bridge Engineer Intern
Office: (318) 561-5126
Email: rylan.sharbono@la.gov

Mr. Lance Broom, P.E.
Bridge Engineer
Office: (318) 561-5184
Email: lance.broom@la.gov

Media Contact
Ms. Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer 2
Alexandria District
Phone: (318) 549-8402