***UPDATE***ALL LANES OPEN on I-10 EB & WB on the Calcasieu River Bridge – Calcasieu Parish
Wednesday, December 06, 2023 at 8:34:23 AM
UPDATE: All lanes are now open.

(previous release)
Calcasieu Parish
– The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that I-10 Eastbound and Westbound on the Calcasieu River Bridge (MP 28.7) will have lane closures, beginning Tuesday, November 28, 2023, through Friday, December 8, 2023.

Closure schedule:

I-10 EB
  • Dec. 6-8: 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. daily. (right lane)

The right lane closures are necessary for routine bridge inspection and maintenance in order to meet annual federal requirements. Wide loads shall be restricted to 14 feet. All work is weather permitting.

Detour:
Motorists are advised to use Interstate 210 as an alternate route.

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 www.511la.org, 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 www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MyDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.