DOTD continues work on replacement of pavement markers on I-10
Friday, February 07, 2014 at 4:08:00 PM
BATON ROUGE, La. - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced that the work to replace raised pavement markers damaged due to recent winter weather conditions will continue. There will be alternating lane closures as the work, which began last weekend, resumes. The work is scheduled for Saturday, February 8 and Sunday, February 9 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. The affected areas will be both sides of I-10 from the westbound approach of the Mississippi River Bridge to the eastside of the bridge over LSU Lakes.

DOTD advises motorists of possible traffic delays during this time. In addition, permit loads will not be restricted.

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