LA 1177, Rapides Parish, Road Closure
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 12:00:00 AM
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) advises the public that, LA 1177 Cheneyville, Rapides Parish, will be closed from US 71 to the Avoyelles/Rapides parish line at the Union Pacific Railroad Tracks. The work will be done at Milepost 0.840 and is on Control Section 840-18. The closure will be on Thursday November 8, 2012 from 7:00 AM till 5:00 PM. The closure is for Union Pacific to replace the track panel and crossing surface thru the crossing.
Permit/Detour section

The roadway will be closed completely too all traffic during this time. The detour will be US 71 South to LA 1177 West to the Rapides/Avoyelles parish line. The detour can accept oversized loads. The detour route will be identified with proper markings for the general public. All emergency agencies will be notified of the road closure.
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.