Lane closure: US 171 SB (Calcasieu River Bridge) – Calcasieu Parish
Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 3:05:46 PM
Calcasieu Parish – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that US 171 Southbound (Calcasieu River Bridge) will have alternating lane closures from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. on Thursday, February 29, 2024.

The closure is necessary for crews to perform debris removal.

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.