DOTD Announcements

Press Releases

 
5/21/2024 DOTD announces temporary closure of La. 31 (Main Highway) due to fallen tree
5/20/2024 Reminder: Tunnel closures Harvey Tunnel on US 90 BUS, Jefferson Parish -- Roadwork (Closure) H.013706.6
5/16/2024 DOTD Announces $2.65 Million Sidewalk Project Underway in City of Carencro
5/16/2024 DOTD Announces Upcoming I-12 Closure for College Drive Flyover Project
5/15/2024 FTA TRANSPORTATION GRANT PROGRAMS
5/13/2024 Crews rescheduling I-10 west overpass demolition in College Dr. Flyover Project
5/13/2024 Drawdown gate open at Bundick Lake – Beauregard Parish
5/13/2024 Drawdown gate open at Bundick Lake – Beauregard Parish
5/10/2024 DOTD Announces Engineer Intern Hiring Event
5/8/2024 DOTD Announces Upcoming I-12 Closure for College Drive Flyover Project
5/7/2024 DOTD to improve safety along US 165 and Lonewa Road intersection in Ouachita Parish
5/6/2024 ***UPDATE***Drawdown gate at Bundick Lake closed: Phase 2 repairs delayed until late May due to weather – Beauregard Parish
5/2/2024 Project Update: Pecue Ln./I-10 Interchange Enters Final Phase
5/1/2024 Phase 2 repairs to Bundick Lake drawdown structure beginning May 6, 2024 – Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
5/1/2024 DOTD Announces Lane Closures for I-10 Widening and Reconstruction Project
5/1/2024 DOTD Advises Motorists of Potential Text Messaging Scam
5/1/2024 Drawdown gate opened at Bundick Lake – Beauregard Parish
5/1/2024 DOTD Celebrates May as General Aviation Appreciation Month
4/29/2024 Reminder: Lane closures on the CCC for the Decorative Lighting Project begin Tuesday
4/26/2024 DOTD Announces Start of $2.3M Construction Project on LA 87 in St. Mary Parish
4/25/2024 DOTD announces start of first phase of construction on Jimmie Davis Bridge project
4/23/2024 DOTD announces a project to provide repairs to two Shreveport highways
4/19/2024 Traffic to Shift to New Overpass as College Dr. Flyover Project Progresses
4/18/2024 REMINDER - DOTD to hold construction kick-off community meeting for Jimmie Davis Bridge project
4/15/2024 Drawdown gate closed at Bundick Lake in Beauregard Parish
4/15/2024 DOTD, transportation officials recognize Work Zone Awareness Week
4/11/2024 Update: Senator Ted Hickey (Seabrook) Bridge repair project bids on May 5
4/10/2024 UPDATE - DOTD crews working as weather continues to create hazardous conditions
4/10/2024 Update: Northshore of New Orleans Area Driving Conditions Update
4/10/2024 Drawdown gate opened at Bundick Lake in Beauregard Parish
4/10/2024 Temp. Closure: I-10 Louisiana Welcome Center in Slidell, La.
4/10/2024 UPDATE - DOTD crews working as weather continues to create hazardous conditions
4/10/2024 DOTD crews working as weather continues to create hazardous conditions
4/9/2024 DOTD urges caution while driving during inclement weather
4/5/2024 Documents on feasibility study along LA 384 (Country Club Rd.) available online - Calcasieu Parish
4/4/2024 Updated: LA 47 Chalmette Paris Rd. bridge (at Chalmette Ferry) now open
4/3/2024 DOTD to hold construction kick-off community meeting for Jimmie Davis Bridge project Go To Project Page
3/28/2024 $1.6 Million Pavement Preservation Project Coming to Iberia Parish
3/28/2024 Mound Welcome Center & Rest Area in Madison Parish to undergo renovations
3/27/2024 DOTD Set to Begin $8.5. million Pavement Preservation Project on La.106 in Evangeline Parish
3/27/2024 UPDATE - REOPENED: Tremont Rest Area, I-20 eastbound, Lincoln Parish
3/27/2024 DOTD Announces Start of $12 million project on La. 328 (Anse Broussard Highway) in St. Martin Parish
3/25/2024 Updated: I-10 East Lane Closures in New Orleans Wed. for Highway Lighting Work
3/20/2024 DOTD Announces Upcoming I-12 Closure for College Drive Flyover Project
3/18/2024 Harvey Tunnel Project: Full closures Wed. & Thur. nights
3/13/2024 Gov. Jeff Landry appoints Julia Fisher-Cormier as DOTD commissioner, Office of Multimodal Commerce
3/8/2024 Construction begins on three new roundabouts on LA 30 in Ascension Parish
3/8/2024 DOTD announces project to build roundabout on LA 6 in Natchitoches
3/7/2024 DOTD to begin Phase 2 of Atchafalaya Basin Bridge Safety Corridor; Announces Change in Speed Limit
3/6/2024 DOTD Announces $7.6 Million Infrastructure Project Underway in St. Landry Parish
3/6/2024 DOTD announces upcoming bridge replacement projects on La. 376 in Evangeline Parish
3/6/2024 Corrected: Danziger Bridge (US 90/Chef Menteur Hwy) closed Thur. 9-3 for maintenance
3/5/2024 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/27/2024 DOTD restricts pedestrian access to Nantachie Lake spillway in Grant Parish
2/23/2024 DOTD announces the start of the CCC Decorative Lighting Project
2/22/2024 DOTD announces progress updates on two St. Charles Parish projects
2/21/2024 REMINDER - Upcoming Traffic Shift Planned for Ambassador Caffery Interchange project along U.S. 90 in Lafayette Parish
2/20/2024 Harvey Tunnel closure adjustment leads to accessible eastbound daily traffic
2/20/2024 Toll rates set for the new Belle Chasse Bridge
2/16/2024 DOTD to analyze possible closure of I-20 westbound as part of major construction project in Bossier City Go To Project Page
2/15/2024 DOTD announces start of $4M construction project to replace three timber bridges in St. Martin Parish
2/15/2024 I-10 Widening and Reconstruction Project Weekly Road Closures
2/14/2024 LANE CLOSURE: LA 3105 (Airline Drive) at Murphy St, Bossier Parish
2/12/2024 Reminder: DOTD announces annual "road show" set for Hammond district
2/12/2024 Reminder: DOTD announces annual "road show" set for New Orleans district
2/8/2024 DOTD provides update on Cheniere Lake dam and bridge project, Ouachita Parish
2/6/2024 REMINDER: DOTD Announces Annual “Road Show” Set for District 03 (Acadiana Region)
2/6/2024 REMINDER - Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 07 (Southwest LA Region)
2/5/2024 REMINDER - Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 58 (East Central Region)
2/5/2024 REMINDER - Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 08 (Central LA Region)
2/5/2024 REMINDER - Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (Northeast Region)
2/5/2024 REMINDER - Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 04 (Northwest Region)
1/31/2024 DOTD signs official public-private partnership with Calcasieu Bridge Partners on Interstate 10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
1/31/2024 Drawdown gate at Bundick Lake closed – Beauregard Parish
1/31/2024 DOTD announces upcoming modifications to the Williams/Veterans intersection
1/30/2024 DOTD Announces Temporary Closure of I-10 Westbound at University Avenue in Lafayette Parish due to crash
1/30/2024 Changes to GeauxPass online payment system now in effect
1/29/2024 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 08 (Central LA Region)
1/29/2024 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 04 (Northwest Region)
1/29/2024 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (Northeast Region)
1/29/2024 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 58 (East Central Region)
1/29/2024 US 90 Danziger Bridge will be closed Wednesday 9 AM-3 PM
1/27/2024 La. 75 closed at Bayou Pigeon bridge
1/25/2024 Drawdown gate at Bundick Lake now open – Beauregard Parish
1/24/2024 DOTD & LSP remind motorists of truck prohibition in I-20 construction zone Go To Project Page
1/23/2024 DOTD announces start of $2.2M construction project to rehabilitate three bridges over Bayou Teche in St. Mary Parish
1/23/2024 DOTD is monitoring lake levels at D’Arbonne Lake Reservoir in Union Parish
1/22/2024 DOTD closely monitoring water levels at Bundick Lake: drawdown gate currently remains closed – Beauregard Parish
1/17/2024 DOTD urges caution as winter weather continues to impact portions of the state
1/16/2024 DOTD strongly discourages non-essential travel, road conditions expected to deteriorate overnight
1/16/2024 UPDATE: I-10 between Lafayette and Baton Rouge now completely open
1/16/2024 Update: Belle Chasse Bridge returns to standard operation
1/16/2024 DOTD gives update on Interstate 10 between Lafayette and Baton Rouge
1/16/2024 New Orleans area interstate updates
1/16/2024 Updated: I-55 LaPlace to Ponchatoula now open
1/16/2024 DOTD announces re-opening of Interstate 49 in St. Landry Parish
1/16/2024 U.S. 190 in south Louisiana open at this time; crews continue working nonstop
1/15/2024 DOTD announces closure of Interstate 10 between St. Martin Parish and Baton Rouge, including Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
1/15/2024 Road conditions deteriorating statewide; safety is a factor for responders/drivers
1/15/2024 DOTD announces closure of Interstate 49 in St. Landry Parish
1/15/2024 Road conditions deteriorating; safety is a factor for responders/drivers
1/15/2024 Road conditions deteriorating; safety is a factor for responders/drivers
1/15/2024 Winter weather impacts portions of the state, DOTD urges extreme caution
1/12/2024 I-10 Widening and Reconstruction Project Weekly Road Closures
1/12/2024 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
1/10/2024 CCC lighting project advertised, scheduled for bid Jan. 31
1/10/2024 PROJECT UPDATE – LA 1 (Caddo Lake) Bridge replacement project, Caddo Parish
1/8/2024 DOTD urges caution while driving during inclement weather
12/22/2023 DOTD's request for proposal for NEVI Formula Program now available
12/21/2023 UPDATE – I-20 Construction: Commercial vehicles prohibited in work zone Go To Project Page
12/19/2023 U.S. Department of Transportation provides $88.3 million loan to build the LA 1/LA 415 Connector project in Port Allen – West Baton Rouge Parish
12/18/2023 NOW OPEN: DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing
12/16/2023 DOTD reminds trucks, oversize loads to use detour during I-20 construction Go To Project Page
12/15/2023 DOTD announces opening of newly re-aligned portion of La. 88 (Coteau Rd.) in Iberia Parish
12/13/2023 GEAUXPASS announces best way to pay toll notices
12/11/2023 Upcoming Belle Chasse Tunnel Closure/LA 23 Traffic Shift
12/11/2023 I-10 Widening and Reconstruction Project Weekly Road Closures
12/8/2023 DOTD announces start of $51.7M highway preservation project in St. Mary Parish
12/5/2023 Public-private partnership (P3) on I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge and widening project extended to February 2024 – Calcasieu Parish
12/5/2023 I-10 to remain in same lane configuration in each direction during widening project in Baton Rouge area
12/5/2023 PROJECT UPDATE: Jimmie Davis Bridge over the Red River, Bossier & Caddo Parishes
12/4/2023 I-10 Widening and Reconstruction Project Weekly Road Closures
12/4/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
11/30/2023 Update: I-10 closures in Baton Rouge postponed until Dec. 3
11/30/2023 Update: I-10 closures in Baton Rouge postponed
11/29/2023 UPDATE - DOTD provides update on Vernon Lake Dam
11/28/2023 I-310 Hale Boggs Memorial Bridge Lanes Reopened
11/28/2023 PROJECT UPDATE: US 165 from Henry Ave to US 425 in Morehouse Parish
11/28/2023 Notice of Upcoming Nightly I-10 Lane Closures
11/27/2023 DOTD provides update on traffic configurations and lane closures on I-10 in Baton Rouge
11/21/2023 DOTD encourages travel safety, use of travel resources as busiest travel holiday approaches
11/16/2023 DOTD announces repairs to begin on Interstate 10 near Whiskey Bay on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
11/13/2023 DOTD urges caution while driving during inclement weather
11/9/2023 DOTD announces aviation award winners
11/8/2023 DOTD announces project to improve LA 3227/LA 157 intersection in Bossier Parish
11/7/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
11/6/2023 GEAUXPASS PROGRAM CHANGES COMING IN NOVEMBER
11/6/2023 Louisiana DOTD Launches Website to Engage Louisianans in the Statewide Planning Process
11/3/2023 REMINDER: DOTD to host hiring event for Shreveport region
11/3/2023 Traffic shift planned for U.S. 90, Ambassador Caffery Interchange project
11/2/2023 Repairs on I-55 are ongoing, inspections completed.
10/31/2023 DOTD holds press conference to celebrate 50th Anniversary of Atchafalaya Basin Bridge
10/31/2023 DOTD announces a project to repair a portion of LA 5 in DeSoto Parish
10/27/2023 I-55 Update
10/26/2023 DOTD to host hiring event for Shreveport region
10/26/2023 I-55 southbound to open this morning; northbound remains closed
10/25/2023 Inspections continue on I-55 in St. John the Baptist Parish
10/24/2023 DOTD announces upcoming drainage improvement project on La. 352 in St. Martin Parish
10/24/2023 Updated: DOTD advises Kenner residents of potential delays at Loyola/I-10 interchange as new DDI traffic configuration is installed
10/18/2023 DOTD advises Metairie residents of lane closures this weekend at Airline/Clearview intersection
10/13/2023 I-10 Widening road closures & operations to note Oct. 13 - Nov. 6
10/13/2023 DOTD announces $15.4 million reconstruction project in Kenner
10/12/2023 DOTD provides update on tainter gates at Lake D’Arbonne in Union Parish
10/12/2023 DOTD provides update on tainter gates at Lake D’Arbonne in Union Parish
10/11/2023 DOTD announces temporary closure of I-10 and I-49 exit and entrance ramps in Lafayette Parish
10/11/2023 With the threat of severe weather and high winds, DOTD encourages motorists to use caution
10/10/2023 DOTD announces upcoming lane closures on Interstate 10 in Lafayette and Acadia parishes
10/10/2023 DOTD announces upcoming highway construction project on La. 347 in St. Martin Parish
10/5/2023 DOTD announces start of project to add median improvements along section of Ambassador Caffery in Lafayette Parish
10/5/2023 DOTD celebrates the construction of two new ferry boats for the Cameron crossing
10/3/2023 ***UPDATE***Phase 1 repairs to Bundick Lake drawdown structure ending early next week: drawdown gate closed Oct. 3, with lake returning to pool stage Go To Project Page
9/29/2023 DOTD provides update on La. 31 and La. 353 projects in St. Martin Parish
9/29/2023 I-10 Widening road closures & operations to note Oct. 2 - Oct. 9
9/29/2023 PROJECT UPDATE: LA 3033 Cheniere Lake Bridge & Spillway Replacement, Ouachita Parish Go To Project Page
9/29/2023 DOTD announces start of $1.8 million construction project on La. 98 in Acadia Parish
9/27/2023 Pile driving on I-10 at City Park Lakes to begin October 5
9/26/2023 DOTD announces opening of new I-10 west flyover ramp into MSY
9/26/2023 CORRECTION: Evening / Overnight Road Closure Scheduled Tonight Dalrymple Drive
9/25/2023 $78.9 million infrastructure investment along I-10 in Acadia and Lafayette Parish slated to start in October
9/22/2023 DOTD reminds drivers never to stop on railroad tracks
9/22/2023 DOTD encourages candidates to be mindful of guidelines when posting campaign signs
9/21/2023 Protected left turn slated for LA 3188 intersection in St. John Parish
9/12/2023 Phase 1 repairs to Bundick Lake drawdown structure update: Anticipated completion by October 2023 – Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
9/7/2023 DOTD analyzing construction phasing for I-10 widening, reconstruction project in Baton Rouge area
9/6/2023 DOTD announces start of construction for I-20 project in Bossier & Caddo Parishes
9/5/2023 National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) Funding Program
8/31/2023 DOTD receives $210 million in redistributed funds from FHWA
8/30/2023 DOTD announces start of $1.76 million overlay project on LA 48 in St. Charles Parish
8/28/2023 DOTD announces start of $21M project to rehab sections of U.S. 90, including Evangeline Thruway in Lafayette Parish
8/28/2023 NOW OPEN: Interstate 10 eastbound lane closures on Atchafalaya Bridge set to begin Friday night
8/28/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/25/2023 DOTD announces partial closure of westbound LA 39 Judge Seeber Bridge
8/25/2023 LA 46 (St. Bernard Hwy.) Intersection Closure Saturday for RR Maintenance
8/25/2023 REMINDER: Statewide burn ban remains in effect. Motorists should be alert and use caution because road closures could happen at any moment.
8/25/2023 US 11 Lake Pontchartrain Bridge Northbound Daily Closure (8/25-8/30)
8/24/2023 REMINDER: DOTD announces hiring event for Baton Rouge region
8/23/2023 DOTD announces start of $6.4M investment on La. 358 in St. Landry Parish
8/22/2023 Louisiana motorists reminded to follow statewide burn ban and avoid actions that could start roadside fires
8/18/2023 DOTD announces start of emergency project to replace a cross drain on La. 70 in St. Mary Parish
8/17/2023 Reminder: DOTD advises drivers to be cautious when driving near Bayou Sauvage Refuge wildfires
8/17/2023 DOTD announces update of Airline at Clearview Intersection Improvements Project
8/14/2023 DOTD to issue special permits for transporting hay
8/11/2023 DOTD announces start of $8.2M infrastructure investment in Acadia Parish
8/11/2023 DOTD announces start of $2.7 million major reconstruction project of River Road in Jefferson Parish
8/10/2023 DOTD announces start of Dickory Ave. reconstruction project in Metairie
8/10/2023 DOTD announces start of $10.9 million project on LA 52 in St. Charles Parish
8/10/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/8/2023 DOTD announces the start of $1.8M road construction project on La. 318 in St. Mary Parish
8/1/2023 UPDATED: US 190 Eastbound,US 190 Westbound, East Baton Rouge Parish -- Roadwork (Railroad Maintenance)
8/1/2023 REMINDER: DOTD to host public meeting for I-20 widening project in Monroe
8/1/2023 Weekend closures to eastbound U.S. 190 bridge in Baton Rouge
7/27/2023 DOTD announces all lanes of I-110 open to traffic after fire
7/27/2023 2 lanes on I-110 closed indefinitely after fire
7/25/2023 State makes announcement as new I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge moves closer to reality
7/24/2023 DOTD to host public meeting for I-20 widening project in Monroe
7/18/2023 DOTD encourages candidates to be mindful of guidelines when posting campaign signs
7/17/2023 DOTD provides progress update on I-10 widening project in Capitol Region
7/17/2023 TxDOT to host public meeting for LA 8 (Sabine River Bridge) replacement project at LA state line in Vernon Parish
7/6/2023 Columbia Port Commissions receives $10.5 million in RAISE Grants
6/28/2023 DOTD provides an update on LA 20 Bayou Chevreuil Bridge Replacement Project
6/23/2023 DOTD adds crews for storm debris removal in north Louisiana
6/22/2023 Senator Ted Hickey Bridge (LA 1264) Closure Update
6/20/2023 DOTD announces upcoming closures along Airline Hwy. in Baton Rouge
6/20/2023 DOTD announces upcoming I-10/ I-12 lane closures in Baton Rouge
6/19/2023 DOTD announces upcoming Sunshine Bridge lane closures
6/17/2023 DOTD announces emergency closure of U.S. 167 (Johnston Street) in Lafayette Parish
6/13/2023 DOTD provides update on funding for Jimmie Davis Bridge project
6/13/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/7/2023 Changes to the GeauxPass program planned to take effect this fall
6/6/2023 Cameron Ferry status is accessible in real time
6/5/2023 DOTD announces recent start of highway construction project on La. 93 from U.S. 90 (Cameron St.) to Benoit Patin Rd in Lafayette Parish, SPN H.013360
6/2/2023 DOTD to convert LA 593 @ LA 138 intersection in Morehouse Parish to all-way stop
5/31/2023 Public Notice - FTA Transportation Grant Programs
5/25/2023 DOTD announces major project to repair I-20 in Bossier City, sections of Shreveport
5/23/2023 DOTD to hold public meeting for proposed roundabout at LA 504 & LA 6 in Natchitoches
5/21/2023 UPDATE - DOTD announces closure of Interstate 49 and the frontage road in the northbound direction in Lafayette
5/17/2023 Bundick Lake drawdown structure opened on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, for gate replacement and various repairs – Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
5/16/2023 $25M rehabilitation set to start on La. 182 Atchafalaya River Bridge in St. Mary Parish
5/8/2023 Ramps now open on US 61 (Airline Hwy.) at US 190 (Florida Blvd.) – East Baton Rouge Parish
5/8/2023 Belle Chasse Bridge & Tunnel Project: Tunnel to close to pedestrians and cyclists on May 20
5/4/2023 DOTD provides update on I-10 widening project in Baton Rouge
5/4/2023 DOTD to hold public meeting concerning new flashing yellow left turn arrow signals in Natchitoches Parish
4/28/2023 NOW OPEN: DOTD announces lane closure on Atchafalaya Basin Bridge for emergency repair
4/21/2023 DOTD announces start of $4.1M Capital Outlay project in Acadia Parish
4/21/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
4/18/2023 DOTD, transportation officials recognize Work Zone Awareness Week
4/17/2023 Bundick Lake drawdown structure to be opened Wednesday, May 17, 2023, for gate replacement and various repairs – Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
4/14/2023 DOTD announces project to replace the LA 531 overpass over I-20 in Minden, Webster Parish
4/13/2023 DOTD to host public meeting for US 165 safety improvement project in Monroe
4/12/2023 DOTD to host hiring event for Mobile Equipment Operators
4/11/2023 DOTD announces the start of a $44.8 million bridge rehabilitation project on the LA 47 Intracoastal Gulf Outlet Bridge in New Orleans
4/11/2023 Jimmie Davis bridge (LA 511) project awarded to James Construction Group
4/10/2023 Belle Chasse Bridge & Tunnel Project: Temporary Water Outage
4/10/2023 GeauxPass Customer Service Line Issues
4/6/2023 I-10 westbound will be closed near Sorrento this afternoon
4/5/2023 DOTD provides update on the LA 20 Bayou Chevreuil Bridge Replacement Project
3/31/2023 REMINDER: DOTD installing flashing yellow arrow traffic signals in Caddo Parish Go To Project Page
3/31/2023 UPDATE: DOTD announces closures for Phase Two of I-10 overpass emergency repair
3/24/2023 DOTD provides update on LA 3033 (Cheniere Lake Bridge) & spillway project in Ouachita Parish
3/23/2023 DOTD to install flashing yellow left turn arrow traffic signals in several central LA parishes Go To Project Page
3/23/2023 DOTD to begin construction on northbound ramps on U.S. 61 at U.S. 190
3/22/2023 ***UPDATE*** REOPENED: I-10 Eastbound and Westbound (MM 25 to MM 34) – Calcasieu Parish
3/16/2023 DOTD announces recent start of $1.5 million Safe Routes to School project in Lafayette Parish
3/16/2023 REMINDER: DOTD to host hiring event for mobile equipment operators
3/16/2023 DOTD announces upcoming I-10/ I-12 lane closures in East Baton Rouge Parish
3/10/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/8/2023 DOTD to host hiring event for mobile equipment operators
3/6/2023 ROAD/BRIDGE CLOSURE: LA 530 BRIDGE OVER OLD CHANNEL BLACK BAYOU
3/6/2023 ROAD CLOSURE: LA 511, CADDO PARISH
3/3/2023 Design set to begin for new Crescent City Connection lighting
3/2/2023 With the threat of severe weather, DOTD encourages motorists to drive safely
3/2/2023 Gov. Edwards appoints Eric Kalivoda as DOTD Secretary
2/28/2023 DOTD opens bids for the Jimmie Davis Bridge Replacement Project
2/24/2023 DOTD celebrates completion of $87.7 million I-10 widening project from La. 328 to La. 347
2/23/2023 DOTD and state, local officials break ground on start of Leo Kerner moveable bridge replacement project
2/23/2023 LANE CLOSURE: I-20 WEST BOUND: TRAFFIC ST TO MARKET ST, CADDO PARISH
2/22/2023 ROAD CLOSURE: LA 510, DESOTO PARISH
2/22/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/16/2023 Bundick Lake draw down gate closed as of Feb. 16, 2023 – Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
2/16/2023 DOTD announces start of construction for overlay project in Jefferson Parish
2/16/2023 I-10 BR Project Update – Tuesday March 7 Open House Event
2/15/2023 After more than 7 successful leadership years, Sec. Wilson set to retire from DOTD
2/14/2023 UPDATE NOW OPEN: I-20 MARKET STREET TO I-20 EASTBOUND, CADDO PARISH
2/13/2023 DOTD celebrates groundbreaking of Nelson Road Bridge and Extension Project
2/13/2023 DOTD, state and local officials break ground on LA 70 widening project in Ascension and St. James Parishes
2/10/2023 DOTD holds joint groundbreaking ceremony to kick-off construction for La. 353 and La. 31 projects in St. Martin Parish
2/9/2023 DOTD announces upcoming road closure related to Interstate 10 overpass replacement project in Lafayette
2/9/2023 Belle Chasse Bridge & Tunnel Project: Railroad Street Extension Now Open
2/2/2023 DOTD congratulates local recipients of Safe Streets and Roads for All Grant
2/1/2023 **UPDATED** ROAD/BRIDGE CLOSURE: DORCHEAT ROAD (LA-3008) OVER CANEY CREEK, WEBSTER PARISH
1/31/2023 DOTD announces potential for ice to accumulate on bridges north of Interstate 20, urges motorists to use extreme caution
1/31/2023 DOTD and state, local officials break ground on Phase III of I-10/ Pecue Ln. Interchange Project
1/31/2023 DOTD announces upcoming Acadian Thruway closures
1/30/2023 DOTD working on mitigation measures during I-10 construction in EBR
1/27/2023 DOTD announces start of $11M pavement preservation project on La. 353 in St. Martin Parish
1/26/2023 DOTD workers involved in fatal accident in construction zone
1/26/2023 LANE CLOSURE: I-20 EAST AND WESTBOUND BETWEEN MONKHOUSE AND I-49, CADDO PARISH
1/26/2023 LANE CLOSURES: US 371 (N. MAIN ST) at LA 164 IN SIBLEY, WEBSTER PARISH
1/25/2023 Intracoastal Waterway Bridge project in WBR delayed
1/25/2023 UPDATE: Draw down gate at Bundick Lake now open January 25, 2023 -- Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
1/24/2023 DOTD announces start of $1.2M construction project to replace bridge on Jesse B Road in St. Landry Parish
1/23/2023 DOTD announces that two lanes of traffic are now open on I-10 eastbound in Lafayette
1/21/2023 RESCHEDULED! DOTD announces upcoming road closures related to phase one of Interstate 10 overpass replacement project in Lafayette
1/20/2023 DOTD announces completion of roadway safety enhancement projects in Acadia Parish
1/17/2023 Mechanical issues close second Plaquemine Ferry
1/14/2023 Bundick Lake draw down gate closed as of Jan. 14, 2023 – Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
1/12/2023 DOTD provides update on the LA 20 Bayou Chevreuil Bridge Replacement Project
1/11/2023 DOTD announces plans to repair Interstate 10 overpass in Lafayette
1/10/2023 ROAD CLOSURE: LA 518: 1.4 Miles East of Junction LA 9 in Claiborne Parish
1/9/2023 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
1/6/2023 LANE CLOSURE: *RIGHT LANE* I-20 EAST AT LA 157 (EXIT 33 FILLMORE/HAUGHTON EXIT) BOSSIER PARISH
1/5/2023 UPDATE: Draw down gate at Bundick Lake now open: January 5, 2023 -- Beauregard Parish Go To Project Page
1/5/2023 DOTD announces upcoming Acadian Thruway closures
1/4/2023 DOTD announces plans to open one lane of Interstate 10 overpass in Lafayette Parish
1/4/2023 DOTD to host DBE networking event January 18
1/3/2023 DOTD announces closures on Interstate 10 and Interstate 49 in Lafayette Parish
1/3/2023 ROAD CLOSURE: LA 511 (WEST 70TH ST.) AT PINES ROAD
1/3/2023 DOTD announces an upcoming Bridge Construction Project on LA 339-S & LA 339 at Bayou Parc Perdu & Creek Bridges in Lafayette Parish, SPN H.002151
12/29/2022 RESTROOMS ARE NOW OPEN!! Interstate 10 Butte La Rose Rest Area, St. Martin Parish, Restrooms Closed
12/27/2022 DOTD announces portions of the shoulder along I-10 closed in Acadia and Jefferson Davis parishes
12/22/2022 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
12/21/2022 DOTD monitoring weather for wintery conditions
12/19/2022 DOTD announces shoulder closures along Interstate 10 in Acadiana as part of $2.6 million ITS construction project
12/19/2022 DOTD, transportation partners urge motorists to drive safely
12/15/2022 LA 23 Traffic Shift Extension in Belle Chasse
12/14/2022 POSTPONED: DOTD to host DBE networking event December 14
12/13/2022 DOTD encourages motorists to use caution as severe weather, flooding expected to impact areas of Louisiana
12/12/2022 Bundick Lake drawdown structure set to close December 28, 2022, with reopening in spring/summer 2023: H.007773 Go To Project Page
12/8/2022 West Pearl River Bridge remains closed as designs for U.S. 90 bridges continues
12/8/2022 DOTD provides update on the Juban Road Widening and U.S. 190 Roundabout Projects
12/1/2022 New Traffic signal at intersection of LA 3186 (McNeese Street) and 5th Avenue to begin operation at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 5, 2022 - Calcasieu Parish
12/1/2022 GeauxPass Toll Rates Increase Beginning January 1, 2023
11/30/2022 DOTD Announces $3 Million in Grant Funding to Improve Louisiana Rail Infrastructure
11/30/2022 US 90, (N. Broad St - St. Louis St to Conti St in Orleans Parish)
11/29/2022 DOTD releases interactive map for public input on the SFY 2023-2024 Highway Priority Program
11/29/2022 DOTD reminds motorists to drive safely during severe weather
11/28/2022 UPDATE: U.S. 90 at Bayou Bridge in Jefferson Davis Parish open to traffic
11/21/2022 DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing
11/15/2022 DOTD celebrates groundbreaking of I-10 widening and replacing overpass bridges over US 165
11/10/2022 DOTD announces traffic switch on LA 1 Intracoastal Bridge, two lanes to remain open in each direction
11/9/2022 DOTD announces emergency closure of U.S. 90 in Broussard due to hazardous spill
11/9/2022 State Police to conduct survey on I-10 at Mile Marker 48, Thursday, November 10, 2022 – Jeff Davis Parish
11/5/2022 DOTD announces temporary closure of restrooms for Butte La Rose rest area
11/4/2022 Belle Chasse Bridge lane closure notice
10/31/2022 DOTD to adjust speed limit on section of LA 1243 (McKeithen Dr.) in Alexandria
10/31/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capitol Region (District 61)
10/31/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for New Orleans Region (District 02)
10/31/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northshore Region (District 62)
10/27/2022 DOTD announces completion of U.S. 90 Atchafalaya River Bridge rehabilitation in St. Mary Parish
10/27/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/27/2022 DOTD announces annual airport award winners
10/26/2022 DOTD announces public “Road Show” set for Acadiana Region
10/26/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Southwest LA Region (District 07)
10/24/2022 DOTD announces upcoming safety project on various routes in Acadia Parish
10/21/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Central LA Region (District 08)
10/21/2022 DOTD announces upcoming safety project on various routes in Lafayette Parish
10/21/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northwest LA Region (District 04)
10/21/2022 DOTD to hold public meeting for proposed project to repair LA 119 at Magnolia Plantation, Natchitoches Parish
10/20/2022 Construction to resume on LA 75 Bayou Breaux Bridge
10/19/2022 DOTD to issue special permits for transporting hay
10/19/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 58 (East Central Region)
10/19/2022 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (Northeast Region)
10/17/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/14/2022 DOTD announces $30 million infrastructure investment to preserve portion of U.S. 90 in Iberia Parish
10/13/2022 DOTD seeking public comments for proposed new West Pearl River Bridge on U.S. 90 in St. Tammany Parish Go To Project Page
10/13/2022 DOTD secretary joins panelists at the White House Accelerating Infrastructure Summit in Washington, D.C.
10/12/2022 Florida Blvd./O’Neal Ln./Central Thwy. intersection closed on October 15 in Baton Rouge
10/11/2022 DOTD Secretary joins five other DOT leaders to sign Equity in Infrastructure Pledge
10/7/2022 UPDATE - DOTD announces project to improve safety at intersection of LA 1 (Youree Dr.) and Regal Drive, Shreveport
10/6/2022 Bundick Lake drawdown structure to be opened, starting Friday, October 7, 2022, for gate replacement and various repairs – Beauregard Parish
10/6/2022 US 61 (Airline Dr), Jefferson Parish, S.P. No H004424
10/5/2022 DOTD receives bid for new Cameron ferry boats
9/27/2022 DOTD encourages candidates to be mindful of guidelines when posting campaign signs
9/20/2022 DOTD announces project to replace four bridges on LA 160, including Dorcheat Bayou Bridge, in Webster Parish
9/20/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/16/2022 DOTD announces temporary traffic control changes on La. 182 at Bayou Ramos Bridge in St. Mary Parish
9/15/2022 DOTD announces start of construction for $3.6 million infrastructure investment in Iberia Parish
9/13/2022 Planned herbicide spraying along I-10 – Jeff Davis Parish
9/13/2022 **UPDATE** - REOPENED: LA 501 in Bienville Parish
9/7/2022 DOTD announces start of construction project on LA 1165 in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.014488.6
9/6/2022 UPDATE: Loyola Drive, I-10 interchange improvements project
9/6/2022 Cashless tolling resumes today
8/31/2022 Sunshine Bridge inspection complete; no lane restrictions
8/31/2022 DOTD to re-initiate procurement process for Jimmie Davis Bridge project
8/30/2022 Cashless tolling to resume on LA 1 in September
8/30/2022 DOTD receives additional $97.8 million from FHWA
8/30/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/29/2022 UPDATE *** Traffic shift scheduled for LA 12 bridge near Texas state line in Calcasieu Parish
8/29/2022 I-10: Overpass over US 165, Jefferson Davis Parish and Calcasieu Parish
8/29/2022 DOTD Aviation Section releases new aviation program
8/27/2022 Sunshine Bridge opens ahead of schedule following repairs
8/26/2022 We’re Geaux-ing Cashless!
8/26/2022 DOTD announces start of roundabout project at the intersection of La. 98 (W. Gloria Switch Road) and Mills Street
8/22/2022 DOTD announces start of $136 million Ambassador Caffery Interchange project at U.S. 90, a future I-49 South project
8/19/2022 DOTD Aviation Section releases new aviation program
8/18/2022 Lane closure on Sunshine Bridge due to crack
8/17/2022 La. 88 realignment project set to begin in Iberia Parish
8/11/2022 DOTD announces start of $3.2 million construction project on La. 13 in St. Landry & Evangeline Parish
8/10/2022 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
8/5/2022 DOTD names new executive staff member
8/4/2022 Toomey Rest Area MM 1.5 on I-10 Eastbound closure: Tuesday, Aug. 9 -- Calcasieu Parish
8/2/2022 DOTD to install new signs along Atchafalaya Basin Bridge Safety Corridor
7/28/2022 DOTD provides update on LA 1 Intracoastal Bridge replacement project
7/19/2022 DOTD, elected officials celebrate Arkansas Road widening & roundabouts project in Ouachita Parish
7/18/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
7/17/2022 UPDATE: I-10 open after overhead sign truss removed
7/13/2022 Weekend closure scheduled on I-10 eastbound to remove overhead sign truss
7/12/2022 DOTD announces upcoming lane closures on various routes in Lafayette Parish for signal upgrades on Project H.012018
7/8/2022 DOTD to conduct routine bridge inspection on I-10 Mississippi River Bridge
7/6/2022 DOTD announces start of construction for $7.5 million road preservation project in Iberia Parish
7/6/2022 UPDATE: High water on I-110 in Baton Rouge
7/5/2022 H.014585 I-10 Barriers: Chef Menteur Highway to I-510
7/5/2022 DOTD to submit Electric Vehicle deployment plan
6/30/2022 DOTD enforces weights and standards beginning July 1
6/30/2022 UPDATE: DOTD announces emergency closure of LA 431 bridge over Black Bayou
6/29/2022 DOTD announces start of $4.3 million construction project on LA 87 in Iberia & St. Mary Parishes
6/29/2022 DOTD provides update on LA 75 bridge replacement project
6/28/2022 LA 1 (Caddo Lake) Bridge replacement project making progress in north Caddo Parish
6/28/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/24/2022 Extreme heat causing roadway issues; DOTD crews to address them
6/24/2022 Gov. Edwards, State, and Local Leaders Break Ground on Phase II of LA-1 Improvement Project
6/24/2022 Gov. Edwards, State, and Local Leaders Break Ground on Phase II of LA-1 Improvement Project
6/21/2022 GeauxPass Customer Service Center reopens
6/14/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/11/2022 4th Street Bridge reopens
6/10/2022 DOTD celebrates start of construction on LA 44 widening and roundabout project
6/9/2022 Sen. Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge now open
6/8/2022 LA 25 now open following culvert replacement
6/7/2022 DOTD to resume tolling on LA 1 with new cashless system
6/5/2022 Westbank Expressway (US 90B) westbound now open
6/4/2022 Westbound Westbank Expressway Closure (US 90B), Orleans Parish -H.014360
6/3/2022 DOTD Announces FTA Federal Grant Programs
6/2/2022 WB US 90 at the Gen De Gaulle Drive Overpass, Orleans Parish -- Roadwork (Bridge Construction) H.014360
5/27/2022 DOTD announces start of safety project on U.S. 90 in St. Mary and Assumption parishes
5/27/2022 Update: Emergency closure of West Pearl River Bridge
5/27/2022 Three Mississippi River crossing locations presented to CARB-D
5/27/2022 State officials confirm historic number of crash fatalities in 2021, urge caution on Memorial Day weekend
5/26/2022 DOTD seeking input on electric vehicle program
5/26/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/24/2022 NOW OPEN! DOTD announces emergency closure of the corner of La. 182 and La. 671 in Jeanerette
5/23/2022 DOTD announces emergency closure of northbound ramp on U.S. 61 at U.S. 190
5/23/2022 Intersection changes coming to Oak Harbor/ Eden Isles exit in Slidell
5/18/2022 PROJECT UPDATE: Linton Road Bridge replacement, Bossier Parish
5/16/2022 DOTD announces upcoming I-10/ I-12 lane closures in East Baton Rouge Parish
5/13/2022 UPDATE: 4th Street Bridge
5/13/2022 DOTD wins Environmental Leadership Award
5/13/2022 UPDATE: Seabrook Bridge closed for emergency repairs
5/10/2022 Community Open House Offers Input Opportunity on I-10 at Perkins Road
5/9/2022 DOTD announces start of $4 million safety project for Iberia, St. Martin, St. Mary and Vermilion parishes
5/9/2022 DOTD announces start of $4 million safety project for Iberia, St. Martin, St. Mary and Vermilion parishes
5/7/2022 UPDATE: Ramp reopens after sinkhole repair
5/6/2022 DOTD provides Anacoco Lake Status Update, Vernon Parish
5/5/2022 DOTD announces update to service operations for Black Bayou and Grand Lake Bridge
5/4/2022 DOTD and Iberia Parish Government announce partial opening of La. 3212 roundabout
4/29/2022 DOTD celebrates construction of LA 1 Intracoastal bridge replacement project
4/28/2022 **ROAD CLOSURE: I-20/I-220 interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
4/26/2022 ROAD / LANE CLOSURE: LA 3 Southbound & I-220 Westbound Entrance Ramp, Bossier Parish
4/22/2022 **UPDATE REOPENED** LA 531 OVERPASS OVER I-20, Webster Parish
4/21/2022 LANE / EXIT RAMP CLOSURES: I-49 Exit Ramps to LA 3132 Westbound, CADDO PARISH
4/19/2022 ROAD / LANE CLOSURES: LA 3 Southbound & I-220 Westbound Entrance Ramp, Bossier Parish
4/19/2022 LANE CLOSURE: I-20 Westbound, CADDO PARISH
4/18/2022 UPDATE - ROAD CLOSURE: I-20/I-220 interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
4/18/2022 UPDATE - RAMP/LANE COSURES: I-20/I-220 Interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
4/18/2022 DOTD announces temporary closure on La. 108 in Calcasieu Parish
4/18/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
4/18/2022 **UPDATE: REOPENED*** LANE/RAMP CLOSURE: US 71 SOUTHBOUND, EXIT 20C - BARKSDALE BLVD, BOSSIER PARISH
4/14/2022 Construction is set to begin Tuesday on the Earhart Expressway
4/13/2022 INTERMITTANT LANE CLOSURES: LA 526 IN FRONT OF WKS, CADDO PARISH
4/12/2022 DOTD, transportation officials recognize Work Zone Awareness Week
4/7/2022 DOTD announces start of $3 million construction project in St. Mary Parish
4/6/2022 DOTD announces alternating closures on LA 75 Bayou Sorrel Bridge
4/5/2022 4th Street Bridge Closure Scheduled
4/4/2022 LA 75 Bayou Sorrel Bridge open for traffic
4/4/2022 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 92 in Vermilion Parish
4/4/2022 DOTD Secretary Shawn Wilson announces new executive counsel
4/1/2022 LA 75 Bayou Sorrel Bridge Update
4/1/2022 DOTD announces emergency closure of LA 413 Bayou Chenal Bridge in Point Coupee Parish
4/1/2022 LA 75 Bayou Sorrel Bridge remains closed following barge collision
3/31/2022 U.S. 11 Bridge will reopen Thursday
3/31/2022 UPDATE REOPENED: LA4 BRIDGE NEAR FRIENDSHIP, BIENVILLE PARISH
3/25/2022 DOTD holds groundbreaking to kick-off U.S. 167 project
3/25/2022 UPDATE - RAMP/LANE COSURES: I-20/I-220 Interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
3/23/2022 **UPDATE: REOPENED: LA 175 southbound to I-49 southbound, DeSoto Parish
3/22/2022 LANE / RAMP CLOSURES: LA 3 BENTON ROAD, BOSSIER PARISH
3/22/2022 LANE CLOSURES: US 71 (BARKSDALE BLVD), BOSSIER PARISH
3/21/2022 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
3/21/2022 ROAD/LANE CLOSURE: LA 782-2 (Industrial Drive)
3/21/2022 UPDATE ROAD CLOSURE: LA 72 (OLD MINDEN RD) BOSSIER CITY, BOSSIER PARISH
3/18/2022 LANE CLOSURE: LA 3276 NEAR STONEWALL, DESOTO PARISH
3/17/2022 ROAD CLOSURE: LA 163 AT THE RR CROSSING IN DOYLINE, WEBSTER PARISH
3/17/2022 ROAD CLOSURE: LA 532 AT THE RR CROSSING IN DUBBERLY, WEBSTER PARISH
3/16/2022 DOTD announces shortlist proposers for Jimmie Davis Bridge project
3/15/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/15/2022 Road preservation project on U.S. 167 in Evangeline Parish set to begin March 21
3/15/2022 DOTD announces start of $1.9 million safety project in Calcasieu Parish
3/11/2022 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
3/11/2022 UPDATE - RAMP/LANE COSURES: I-20/I-220 Interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
3/11/2022 UPDATE: DOTD announces alternating lane closures on I-49 South to continue repairs at the Sugarhouse Road overpass
3/11/2022 DOTD announces start of $4.9 million road preservation project on La. 27 and La. 108 in Calcasieu Parish
3/9/2022 DOTD celebrates completion of La. 42 widening project
3/9/2022 LANE CLOSURES: LA 3 BENTON ROAD, BOSSIER PARISH
3/6/2022 UPDATE: REOPENED : I-49 Southbound at Sugarhouse Road overpass; Rapides Parish
3/5/2022 DOTD announces operation schedule for Black Bayou Bridge and Grand Lake Bridge in Calcasieu and Cameron Parish
3/4/2022 DOTD announces service interruption on La. 384 at the Black Bayou Bridge in Calcasieu Parish
3/4/2022 EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE: LA4 BRIDGE NEAR FRIENDSHIP, BIENVILLE PARISH
3/3/2022 DOTD announces project to widen portion of I-20 in West Monroe
3/2/2022 CANCELLED: LANE CLOSURE AT LA 3 BENTON ROAD, BOSSIER PARISH
2/22/2022 NOW OPEN Butte La Rose Rest Area on I-10 Closed until further notice in St. Martin Parish
2/22/2022 UPDATE: I-310 construction set to continue through May
2/21/2022 UPDATE - RAMP/LANE COSURES: I-20/I-220 interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
2/18/2022 UPDATE: DOTD to install new traffic signal at intersection of US 165 and Richwood Road No 2 in Richwood
2/17/2022 U.S. 11 Bridge set to open by end of March
2/17/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/14/2022 DOTD provides update on LA 1 Intracoastal Bridge replacement
2/11/2022 ROAD/LANE CLOSURE: US79/US80 (E Texas St), Bossier City, LA
2/11/2022 UPDATE - RAMP/LANE COSURES: I-20/I-220 interchange, Bossier Parish Go To Project Page
2/10/2022 DOTD, SASHTO award Louisiana engineering students with scholarships
2/9/2022 UPDATE: DOTD to install new traffic signal at intersection of US 167 and LA 3061 (Tennessee Ave.) in Ruston, Lincoln Parish
2/4/2022 UPDATE: REOPENED - I-49 North segment (northbound & southbound) in Caddo Parish
2/4/2022 Scope of I-10 Segment 1 is Expanding, Community Open House Events Project Update and Input Opportunities
2/3/2022 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
2/3/2022 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in Orleans and St. Charles parishes
1/25/2022 DOTD announces upcoming overnight I-12 closure in East Baton Rouge Parish
1/24/2022 DOTD announces upcoming overnight I-12 closure in East Baton Rouge Parish
1/20/2022 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
1/20/2022 DOTD to install flashing yellow left turn arrow traffic signals in Caddo Parish
1/19/2022 997 fatalities on Louisiana highways in 2021; DOTD and safety partners urge motorists to drive safely
1/19/2022 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
1/15/2022 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
1/10/2022 DOTD announces lane closures on Interstate 49 (St. Landry Parish) and US 90 (St. Mary Parish) for a weigh-in-motion installation
1/6/2022 DOTD looks back on 2021 accomplishments
1/5/2022 DOTD to convert intersection of LA 370 & LA 367 in Acadia Parish to four-way stop
1/5/2022 DOTD to convert intersection of LA 370 & LA 367 in Acadia Parish to four-way stop
1/5/2022 DOTD announces start of construction project to replace bridge on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
1/2/2022 DOTD urges caution during wintry weather
12/31/2021 Mechanical issues close Plaquemine Ferry
12/22/2021 Louisiana airports set to receive nearly $35.7 million
12/20/2021 Hurricane debris removal to break for Christmas holiday in St. Charles, Lafourche, and Terrebonne parishes
12/17/2021 test
12/15/2021 DOTD to re-bid major project to repair I-20 through Bossier City
12/14/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
12/10/2021 DOTD wraps up environmental process for LA 143-US 165 Connector & Ouachita River Bridge Project
12/10/2021 DOTD announces the start of a Road Construction Project on LA 13 in Vermilion Parish, SPN H.012099
12/9/2021 Fatalities/crashes mar holiday season
12/9/2021 All-Way Stop Sign Installation at LA 339 and LA 338 (4.26 miles north of Delcambre) in Vermilion Parish
12/8/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in Tangipahoa and St. John the Baptist parishes
12/7/2021 DOTD exceeds DBE goal for the 2021 fiscal year
12/7/2021 DOTD provides update on Military Highway (US 165-X) overpass removal project, Rapides Parish
12/6/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in St. Helena Parish
12/6/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in Washington Parish
12/6/2021 DOTD to expedite replacement project, reduce costs through closure of LA 1 Caddo Lake Bridge in Caddo Parish
12/6/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northshore Region (District 62)
12/6/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for New Orleans Region (District 02)
12/6/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capital Region (District 61)
12/6/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capital Region (District 61)
12/2/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in East Feliciana Parish
12/2/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in East Baton Rouge Parish
12/1/2021 DOTD to begin final pass for debris removal on state routes in St. Charles Parish on December 5
11/30/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northshore Region (District 62)
11/30/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for New Orleans Region (District 02)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Alexandria Region (District 08)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Shreveport-Bossier Region (District 04)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Monroe Region (District 05)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for East Central Region (District 58)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Acadiana Region (District 03)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Southwest Region (District 07)
11/29/2021 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capital Region (District 61)
11/23/2021 DOTD to begin final pass for debris removal on state routes in Jefferson Parish on November 29
11/22/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in Ascension Parish
11/22/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in Iberville Parish
11/22/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in St. James Parish
11/22/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in St. Helena Parish
11/18/2021 DOTD provides update on Black Bayou Bridge on LA 384 in Calcasieu Parish
11/17/2021 DOTD announces project to improve portion of US 71 (Barksdale Blvd.) in Bossier City
11/16/2021 DOTD announces an upcoming bridge closure for Green Valley Road over Petite Passe in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.13141.6
11/12/2021 DOTD congratulates New Orleans RTA for award
11/10/2021 Safety, resurfacing project on LA 378 (Sampson Street) complete
11/10/2021 DOTD announces major project to repair I-20 in Bossier City, sections of Shreveport
11/10/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
11/9/2021 *UPDATE* Plaquemine Ferry to close for annual inspection Nov. 9
11/6/2021 Louisiana to receive nearly $6 billion from Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
11/5/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal on state routes in West Feliciana Parish
11/3/2021 DOTD announces project to repair portion of LA 173 in Blanchard, Caddo Parish
11/1/2021 DOTD to begin final pass for debris removal on state routes in East Baton Rouge Parish on November 3
11/1/2021 DOTD announces aviation award winners
10/29/2021 DOTD set to make final pass for debris removal in multiple parishes
10/29/2021 DOTD making final pass for debris removal in East Baton Rouge Parish beginning November 3
10/28/2021 DOTD to hold virtual public meeting for proposed safety improvement project on US 165 in Ouachita Parish
10/23/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of Government St. Road Diet project
10/21/2021 DOTD announces an upcoming highway construction project on LA 182 from 1.8 miles north of LA 723 to 0.4 mile south of LA 98 in Lafayette Parish
10/21/2021 DOTD activates call center for hurricane debris needs
10/19/2021 DOTD making final pass for debris removal in Ascension, St. James, and Iberville parishes beginning October 25
10/15/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/13/2021 DOTD announces an upcoming Safety Construction Project on various routes in Lafayette Parish, H.012800
10/12/2021 Final pass of St. Bernard Parish debris removal begins October 13
10/11/2021 DOTD/ BR Green partner to replace trees cut during construction
10/8/2021 Amenities Poll Launched for I-10 Greenway
10/7/2021 DOTD making final pass for debris removal in Assumption Parish beginning October 10
10/6/2021 Gov. Edwards and DOTD announce apparent low bidder for second phase of LA 1 corridor project
10/4/2021 DOTD Congratulates Barriere Construction on Receiving Contractor Safety Award
9/29/2021 DOTD announces upcoming LA 47 bridge closure in Orleans Parish
9/28/2021 DOTD warns motorists to drive with caution during inclement weather, heavy rains
9/27/2021 Design Concepts Selected for I-10 City Park Lake Bridge
9/23/2021 I-10 eastbound near New Orleans open for cars, closed to truck traffic
9/23/2021 UPDATE: DOTD temporarily opens two lanes for ramps at the I-10/I-210 west interchange
9/23/2021 Westbound lanes open on I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge after inspection
9/23/2021 DOTD opens Butte LaRose boat landing in St. Martin Parish
9/23/2021 DOTD announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/22/2021 I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge to remain closed for inspection following fire
9/22/2021 DOTD provides update on Charenton Bridge closure on LA 324 in St. Mary Parish
9/21/2021 DOTD announces lane closure for I-10 in New Orleans following fire
9/14/2021 DOTD warns motorists to drive with caution during inclement weather, heavy rains
9/14/2021 UPDATE: NOW OPEN: Emergency repair work scheduled today for La. 1 West Baton Rouge Parish
9/14/2021 DOTD reminds residents to keep hurricane debris out of the roadways
9/13/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
9/10/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to watch for crews as recovery efforts continue
9/9/2021 Golden Meadow Bridge to open briefly today for marine traffic
9/9/2021 Portion of I-10 in Jefferson Parish to close to allow linemen access to power lines
9/8/2021 DOTD assessing movable bridges in impacted areas
9/7/2021 DOTD releases debris removal website
9/4/2021 DOTD to begin debris pickup in additional parishes following aftermath of Hurricane Ida
9/4/2021 DOTD to issue special permits for transporting hay
9/3/2021 Portion of I-10 in Ascension Parish to close at 9 a.m. to allow linemen access to power lines
9/2/2021 Town of Grand Isle uninhabitable, DOTD strongly discourages travel to this area
9/2/2021 UPDATE:Portion of I-10 in Ascension Parish to close tonight to allow linemen access to power lines
9/2/2021 DOTD tips to make debris pickup on state route more efficient, some parishes may start this weekend
8/30/2021 I-10 between Baton Rouge and New Orleans open for emergency responders only
8/29/2021 DOTD closes part of I-110 and underpasses that may flood in Capitol Region
8/28/2021 DOTD announces emergency closure of La. 324 at the Charenton Bridge in St. Mary Parish due to area power failure
8/28/2021 DOTD encourages marine traffic in Acadiana region to prepare for Hurricane Ida
8/28/2021 DOTD announces temporary changes to operating procedures for Butte LaRose rest area
8/27/2021 Stop signs will be removed from the eastbound and westbound US 90 Service Roads at Pepper Road and Moresi Road in St. Mary Parish
8/27/2021 Stop signs will be removed from the eastbound and westbound US 90 Service Roads at Hubertville Road in Iberia Parish
8/27/2021 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
8/27/2021 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
8/27/2021 I-10 Loyola Drive ramps open to thru traffic
8/27/2021 DOTD reflects on Hurricane Laura one year later
8/24/2021 DOTD announces start of new resurfacing construction project on U.S. 90 (Cameron Street) in Lafayette parish
8/20/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 697 in Vermilion Parish
8/17/2021 DOTD announces new traffic pattern at intersection of US 167 at LA 733 in Lafayette Parish
8/16/2021 DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing
8/16/2021 DOTD announces project to replace the Caddo Lake Bridge (LA 1) in north Caddo Parish
8/12/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/9/2021 DOTD announces 23 projects selected for Transportation Alternatives Program
8/3/2021 I-10 Widening Project wins Operations Excellence Award
7/30/2021 Louisiana could receive $5.8 billion from Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
7/22/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on U.S. 61 in Jefferson and Orleans Parishes
7/21/2021 DOTD announces La. 182 bridge reopened to traffic
7/20/2021 DOTD announces temporary traffic flow measures on La. 182 bridge in Morgan City
7/19/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
7/18/2021 DOTD announces temporary closure of La. 182 bridge in Morgan City
7/15/2021 DOTD invites private partners for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Replacement project
7/14/2021 DOTD announces upcoming U.S. 90 full road closure in Jefferson Parish
7/6/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on LA 113 in Beauregard Parish
6/30/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/29/2021 DOTD lowers speed limit on portion of US 165 in Richwood, Ouachita Parish as part of corridor safety enhancements
6/24/2021 PUBLIC NOTICE - FTA TRANSPORTATION GRANT PROGRAMS
6/24/2021 DOTD to hold virtual public meeting for proposed removal of certain I-20 ramp access in Monroe, Ouachita Parish
6/19/2021 Toll collectors returned to LA 1 toll booth after inclement weather
6/18/2021 REVISED: IS NOW OPEN: 4th Street Bridge closure update
6/18/2021 Toll collectors removed from LA 1 toll booth during inclement weather
6/14/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/11/2021 DOTD to remove AquaDams in Iberville Parish
6/7/2021 DOTD provides update on U.S. 11 Bridge closure
6/3/2021 Bayou Manchac Bridge on Old Perkins Rd. now open
6/2/2021 REMINDER - DOTD to convert LA 150/LA 818/Tarbutton Rd. intersection in Ruston to all-way stop to improve safety
6/2/2021 I-20 Mississippi River Bridge rehabilitation project in Madison Parish is complete Go To Project Page
6/1/2021 DOTD prepares for 2021 hurricane season
5/29/2021 DOTD to place concrete barriers at entrance of Bayou Manchac Bridge on Old Perkins Rd; Reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
5/28/2021 DOTD to replacement pavement markings on section of I-49 north in Caddo Parish
5/28/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/28/2021 UPDATE: Bayou Manchac Bridge on Old Perkins Rd. in East Baton Rouge Parish remains closed; DOTD reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
5/26/2021 DOTD announces call for Safe Routes to Public Places Program projects
5/25/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on I-10 ramps in Butte La Rose
5/24/2021 REVISION: DOTD reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
5/20/2021 Toll collectors removed from LA 1 toll booth during inclement weather
5/20/2021 PROJECT UPDATE: LA 530 bridge replacement near Oil City in Caddo Parish
5/20/2021 DOTD announces start of new construction project to install cable barriers along Interstate 10 between Acadia and Lafayette Parish
5/19/2021 DOTD to convert LA 150/LA 818/Tarbutton Rd. intersection in Ruston to all-way stop to improve safety
5/19/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of LA 44 Turn Lane Project
5/17/2021 DOTD cautions against travel on state roadways in Lafayette Parish and St. Martin Parish
5/17/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
5/13/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
5/12/2021 Statewide DZD Safety Coalitions Teaming up to Combat Distracted Driving
5/11/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on LA 35 in Vermilion Parish
5/11/2021 Governor Edwards, officials break ground on College Drive exit in Capitol Region
5/10/2021 DOTD offers update on St. Claude Ave (LA46) closures in Orleans Parish
5/10/2021 DOTD offers update on St. Claude Ave (LA46) closures in Orleans Parish
5/10/2021 DOTD offers update on St. Claude Ave (LA46) closures in Orleans Parish
5/10/2021 DOTD celebrates United for Infrastructure Week 2021, urges investment in state’s transportation system
5/4/2021 DOTD completes debris removal in Concordia Parish
5/4/2021 Sauve Road Bridge at the Soniat Canal has been reopened
5/4/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of LA 3127 widening project
4/30/2021 DOTD announces upcoming I-610 closure in Orleans Parish
4/29/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Calcasieu Parish
4/26/2021 DOTD to observe Work Zone Awareness Week
4/22/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
4/21/2021 Turn lane project on LA 383 complete in Calcasieu Parish
4/20/2021 DOTD announces an upcoming Pavement Marking Project on I-49 in Evangeline Parish, SPN H.014386.6
4/15/2021 DOTD provides update on Company Canal Bridge closure in Terrebonne Parish
4/14/2021 **BRIDGE OPENED** LA 1234; Winn Parish
4/13/2021 Louisiana Joint Transportation Committee approves DOTD priority programs
4/13/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Beauregard Parish
4/8/2021 DOTD announces joint effort to honor life of fallen Mandeville Police Captain Vincent Liberto
4/6/2021 Right-turn lane project on LA 378 at Phillips Road in Calcasieu Parish nearing completion
4/1/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Allen and Cameron Parishes
3/30/2021 DOTD provides update on Pecue Lane/ I-10 Interchange Project
3/30/2021 DOTD challenges local municipalities to adopt litter pick-up policy for field crews
3/23/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
3/19/2021 DOTD installs safety signs on U.S. 190 Bridge
3/19/2021 Improvement project on US 171 complete in Deridder - Beauregard Parish
3/19/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/18/2021 DOTD announces construction project to replace Mermentau boat launch in Acadia Parish
3/18/2021 DOTD announces traffic diversion on La. 3212 in Iberia Parish
3/17/2021 DOTD recognized nationally for I-20/Tarbutton Road interchange project
3/17/2021 DOTD provides update on the ongoing final debris removal pass in Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu and Cameron Parishes
3/17/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Grant Parish
3/16/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Vernon Parish
3/16/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Jefferson Davis Parish
3/12/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
3/11/2021 *TIME CHANGE* DOTD to hold stakeholder meeting for traffic discussion related to Amazon Facility
3/10/2021 Waivers from federal safety regulations for trucking extended in Louisiana
3/10/2021 *TIME CHANGE* DOTD to hold stakeholder meeting for traffic discussion related to Amazon Fulfillment Center
3/9/2021 DOTD provides update on Sauve Road at Soniat Canal Bridge project in Jefferson Parish
3/5/2021 DOTD and LCG announce temporary removal of median lighting along Johnston Street (U.S. 167) for construction project
3/5/2021 DOTD provides update on flashing yellow arrow traffic signal upgrades in Southeast Louisiana
3/4/2021 DOTD announces significant interest in Public Private Partnership for the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
3/4/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
3/1/2021 Bonnet Carre Spillway closure
3/1/2021 DOTD provides update on street lighting project for US 165 in the Town of Richwood, Ouachita Parish
2/25/2021 DOTD receives federal approval for I-10 widening project in Capitol Region
2/24/2021 DOTD celebrates completion of Brightside Intersection Improvement Project
2/20/2021 **UPDATE REOPENED**; Elevated sections of I-49 from Exit 80-MacArthur Drive to Exit 94-Rapides Station
2/19/2021 DOTD, LSP urges motorists to be aware of the potential for black ice
2/18/2021 DOTD announces start of roundabout construction project in Iberia Parish
2/18/2021 DOTD announces all of I-110 in Baton Rouge now open
2/18/2021 DOTD announces segment of I-110 southbound in Baton Rouge now open
2/18/2021 DOTD reminds motorists not to drive around barricades
2/18/2021 DOTD announces segment of I-110 northbound in Baton Rouge now open
2/17/2021 DOTD announces Atchafalaya Basin Bridge is now open to traffic
2/17/2021 DOTD announces opening of I-10 and I-12
2/17/2021 DOTD reopens roads in Southeast Louisiana following winter weather
2/17/2021 DOTD encouraging motorists to travel with caution in Southeast Louisiana during icy conditions
2/16/2021 DOTD announces state routes in northern Evangeline Parish not ideal for travel due to winter weather conditions
2/16/2021 DOTD continues to urge motorists to avoid unnecessary travel
2/16/2021 LA 1 toll booth to reopen today at 4 pm
2/16/2021 Road closures remain due to winter weather
2/15/2021 Waivers from federal safety regulations for trucking in effect in Louisiana
2/15/2021 LA 1 toll booth to close today at noon
2/15/2021 Hazardous road condition advisory in East Baton Rouge Parish
2/12/2021 DOTD encourages drivers to use masks at LA 1 toll booth
2/11/2021 DOTD encourages motorists to travel with caution during severe weather
2/11/2021 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
2/11/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
2/10/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Sabine Parish
2/9/2021 I-10 shoulder closure, Jefferson Parish
2/8/2021 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in Avoyelles Parish
2/5/2021 DOTD announces update on U.S. 90 Atchafalaya Bridge Rehab in St. Mary Parish
2/5/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in St. Landry and Vermilion Parishes
2/3/2021 *LANE CLOSURE* US 167; Pineville Expressway; Southbound; Rapides Parish
1/29/2021 DOTD announces lane modifications on US 171 in DeRidder
1/28/2021 Bayou Manchac, Bayou Francois bridge replacement project update
1/27/2021 Louisiana students awarded scholarships by SASHTO and DOTD
1/27/2021 **EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE**; US 71 (Exit 63) & I-49 (Exit 80), I-49 Southbound On-Ramps; Rapides Parish
1/25/2021 DOTD announces installation of new cameras, message boards on US 71 in Alexandria
1/22/2021 DOTD announces project to replace Cheniere Lake spillway, bridge in Ouachita Parish
1/19/2021 DOTD holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for completion of I-10 widening from Henderson to Atchafalaya Basin Bridge in St. Martin Parish
1/15/2021 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 182 in St. Landry parish
1/14/2021 DOTD, LSP, Highway Safety Commission are concerned about construction zone safety
1/14/2021 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
1/11/2021 **BRIDGE REOPENED** LA 6; Grand Ecore Bridge; Natchitoches Parish
1/11/2021 **BRIDGE REOPENED** LA 8 @ BOYCE BRIDGE; Rapides Parish
1/8/2021 DOTD prepared for possible wintry weather
1/5/2021 LA 111: LA 8 To John Keel Loop; Vernon Parish; H.012933
1/5/2021 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Evangeline and St. Mary Parishes
1/4/2021 DOTD announces Notice of Intent for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
12/30/2020 DOTD looks back on 2020 accomplishments
12/29/2020 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in northeast region
12/22/2020 DOTD announces a project to install a southbound right-turn lane on LA 378 at Phillips Road in Calcasieu Parish
12/18/2020 DOTD gets OK to public-private partnership for I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge Project
12/18/2020 DOTD to suspend Plaquemine ferry service this weekend
12/11/2020 DOTD announces completion of hurricane debris removal in Iberia Parish
12/11/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
12/10/2020 Officials break ground on Bayou Chevreuil bridge replacement project in St. James Parish
12/10/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 night closure in Jefferson Parish
12/9/2020 DOTD announces LA 27 microsurfacing project is complete in north Calcasieu Parish
12/8/2020 DOTD provides update on debris removal in Southwest Region (District 07)
12/8/2020 REMINDER: DOTD seeking input on proposed re-striping project for LA 840-6 (N. 18th St.), Ouachita Parish Go To Project Page
12/8/2020 DOTD completes hurricane debris removal in east central region
12/7/2020 DOTD brings attention to litter problem, asks everyone to keep Louisiana beautiful
12/4/2020 DOTD provides update on debris removal in Southeast Louisiana (District 02)
12/4/2020 DOTD provides update on U.S. 11 bridge replacement project
12/3/2020 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 94 in Lafayette and St. Martin parish
12/3/2020 DOTD completes hurricane removal in Capitol Region
12/1/2020 DOTD provides update on the southernmost bridge replacement on LA 27 in Calcasieu Parish
12/1/2020 DOTD to add turn lane, remove trees in Harahan
11/23/2020 DOTD announces contractor for first portion of I-10 widening project in Baton Rouge
11/20/2020 LA 14 Northbound Right Lane Closure: between Elaine Street (MP 0.318) and Cline Street (MP 0.003) in Lake Charles – Calcasieu Parish
11/20/2020 Louisiana improves 3 spots in Annual Highway Report by Reason Foundation
11/19/2020 DOTD seeking input on proposed re-striping project for LA 840-6 (N. 18th St.), Ouachita Parish
11/19/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
11/18/2020 DOTD reinstating tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
11/17/2020 DOTD provides update on Loyola Drive interchange project in Jefferson Parish
11/17/2020 DOTD Aviation Division and Director of Aviation receive recognition awards from Louisiana Airport Managers and Associates
11/13/2020 Intersection improvement project at LA 385 and College Street nearing completion in Calcasieu Parish
11/12/2020 DOTD announces start of pavement marker replacement project on Interstate 10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge in St. Martin Parish
11/9/2020 REMINDER: Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Southwest Region (District 07)
11/9/2020 REMINDER: Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Acadiana Region (District 03)
11/5/2020 DOTD reminder about debris pickup on state routes
11/5/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Hammond Region (District 62)
11/5/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for New Orleans Metro Region (District 02)
11/5/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Capital Region (District 61)
11/4/2020 DOTD announces start of construction project on La. 754 in Acadia Parish
11/4/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Central LA Region (District 08)
11/4/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northwest LA Region (District 04)
11/2/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for Northeast LA Region (District 05)
11/2/2020 Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for East Central LA Region (District 58)
10/30/2020 Upcoming I-10 EB traffic shift at the LA 108 interchange in Calcasieu Parish Go To Project Page
10/30/2020 DOTD provides update on LA 82 washout in Cameron Parish
10/28/2020 DOTD encourages drivers to travel with caution following Hurricane Zeta
10/27/2020 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
10/23/2020 DOTD announces a project to improve US 171 in DeRidder
10/22/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
10/22/2020 DOTD announces project to improve LA 27 in north Calcasieu Parish
10/19/2020 I-10 Highland to La. 73 is nearly complete
10/19/2020 ***UPDATE***: LA 101 from MP 0.0 to MP 2.0 - Calcasieu Parish
10/16/2020 DOTD announces a project to improve capacity at LA 385 and College Street in Calcasieu Parish
10/15/2020 DOTD provides update on roadway washout on LA 82 in Cameron Parish
10/15/2020 REVISED: LA 3152 (Clearview Parkway) Jefferson Parish, H.012571
10/15/2020 DOTD announces project to improve LA 529 in north Bossier Parish
10/14/2020 DOTD announces traffic shift on Interstate 10 in St. Martin Parish
10/14/2020 PROJECT UPDATE: I-20 Mississippi River Bridge Rehabilitation Project, Madison Parish Go To Project Page
10/13/2020 DOTD announces Butte LaRose boat landing reopened to public
10/13/2020 I-10, Jefferson and St. Charles Parish, S.P. No. H.011670
10/13/2020 Normal operations resume at Grand Lake and Black Bayou Bridges
10/12/2020 LA 46, St. Bernard Parish
10/12/2020 DOTD announces update to temporary bridge closures in Acadiana
10/12/2020 DOTD announces addition of flashing yellow arrow traffic signals in New Orleans Metro area
10/11/2020 DOTD reinstating tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
10/10/2020 Road Closed: LA 82 MP 42 Between Calcasieu River and and Holly Beach - Cameron Parish
10/10/2020 DOTD ENCOURAGES MOTORISTS TO USE CAUTION WHEN TRAVELING ON ROADWAYS AFTER HURRICANE DELTA
10/10/2020 UPDATE: LA 56 floodgate, Terrebonne Parish
10/9/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
10/8/2020 DOTD announces temporary bridge closures to marine traffic in Acadiana
10/8/2020 DOTD announces temporary closure of Delcambre Bridge to marine traffic in Iberia Parish
10/8/2020 DOTD announces closure of movable bridges to marine traffic in Vermilion Parish
10/8/2020 DOTD reminds motorists of hazardous weather protocol for Black Bayou Bridge and Grand Lake Bridge
10/8/2020 LA 18 (River Road), St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.012600
10/8/2020 DOTD to suspend ferry service in Cameron Parish due to Hurricane Delta
10/8/2020 I-310, St. Charles Parish, S.P. H.012617
10/7/2020 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
10/6/2020 DOTD Lake Charles offices are open by appointment only
10/6/2020 DOTD provides update on the LA 27 bridge replacements in Calcasieu Parish
10/2/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/30/2020 DOTD Director of Ports named president of the American Society of Civil Engineers Baton Rouge Branch
9/23/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
9/22/2020 DOTD to improve safety with a curve realignment project on LA 5 in DeSoto Parish
9/22/2020 DOTD announces upcoming construction project to rehabilitate Bayou Teche Bridge (La. 336-1) in St. Martin Parish
9/22/2020 Resurfacing project on LA 26 nearing completion in Beauregard Parish
9/22/2020 PROJECT UPDATE: US 80 bridge replacements over Fifi Bayou, Bossier Parish
9/16/2020 DOTD announces temporary closure of Butte LaRose boat landing in St. Martin Parish
9/16/2020 DOTD Chief Engineer named president of the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying
9/16/2020 LA 1 tolls to be reinstated today at 8 a.m.
9/14/2020 DOTD urges motorists to use caution through I-20 construction zone in Webster Parish
9/13/2020 DOTD temporarily suspending tolls on LA 1 in Leeville, Lafourche Parish
9/11/2020 Calcasieu River Bridge remains safe for travel
9/10/2020 DOTD tips to make debris pickup on state routes more efficient
9/10/2020 DOTD announces start of construction project on Ambassador Caffery in Lafayette Parish
9/4/2020 DOTD announces nightly bridge closure in Lake Charles area
9/4/2020 DOTD announces lane closures on Judge Seeber Bridge
9/4/2020 DOTD request for quick release of emergency relief funds to assist with Hurricane Laura damage approved
9/3/2020 DOTD announces Crescent City Connection lane closures in Orleans Parish
9/2/2020 DOTD’s Eric Kalivoda wins prestigious national award
9/2/2020 DOTD’s Eric Kalivoda wins prestigious national award
9/1/2020 Uber donates 1,000 rides for Hurricane Laura evacuees
8/31/2020 Debris removal pickup begins today, follow progress on 511la.org
8/31/2020 DOTD announces start of La. 93 construction project in Lafayette Parish
8/30/2020 DOTD begins debris pickup following the aftermath of Hurricane Laura
8/30/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to be safe as recovery continues
8/29/2020 Tennessee DOT offers aid with storm recovery efforts
8/28/2020 UPDATE* I-10 open at Texas/ Louisiana state line
8/28/2020 LA 1 tolls to be reinstated today at 4 pm
8/26/2020 Interstate 10 in southwest Louisiana is now closed to traffic
8/26/2020 DOTD recommends I-20 as alternate route due to expected impacts by Hurricane Laura
8/25/2020 DOTD issues notice to proceed for new College Drive Exit in Capitol Region
8/24/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues emergency order in response to tropical storms
8/23/2020 DOTD to suspend ferry service in Cameron Parish tomorrow
8/22/2020 DOTD temporarily suspends tolls for ferry service in Cameron Parish
8/21/2020 SECRETARY’S EMERGENCY ORDER
8/21/2020 DOTD postpones construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
8/21/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 closure in Jefferson Parish
8/19/2020 DOTD announces start of new construction project on U.S. 190 in St.Landry Parish
8/18/2020 DOTD announces start of new construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
8/18/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
8/14/2020 Intersection improvements project at LA 385/LA 384 nearing completion in Calcasieu Parish
8/13/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 & I-610 closures in Orleans Parish
8/11/2020 DOTD promotes 2020 U.S. Census with digital message boards statewide
8/11/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 96 from LA 182 to 0.56 Miles West of LA 31 in St. Martin Parish, SPN H.012574
8/10/2020 REMINDER: DOTD announces lane closure on Crescent City Connection bridge
8/6/2020 DOTD provides update on New Orleans East interstate lighting projects
8/4/2020 Ferry service resumes in Cameron Parish
8/3/2020 DOTD wins “Sweet Sixteen” award from AASHTO
7/31/2020 DOTD provides update on Spring St. Bridge repair project in Shreveport
7/28/2020 Plenary Infrastructure launches Belle Chasse Bridge and Tunnel P3 website; website now accepting input for bridge design elements
7/28/2020 DOTD asks motorists to wear masks when using statewide ferries
7/28/2020 DOTD to improve two roadways in DeSoto Parish
7/28/2020 Emergency Lane Closure: I-10 WB at LA 415
7/27/2020 DOTD asks motorists to wear masks when using cash/credit at GeauxPass toll booth
7/24/2020 ADA law marks 30th anniversary
7/24/2020 DOTD provides update on two rural bridge replacement projects in northwest Louisiana
7/23/2020 DOTD announces recent appointment of new district administrator for Acadiana district
7/22/2020 DOTD provides an update on the ferry service in Cameron Parish
7/16/2020 DOTD Secretary Dr. Shawn Wilson receives Trailblazer of the Year award from ARTBA
7/15/2020 DOTD recipient of Enterprise GIS Award
7/9/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 full closure in Orleans Parish
7/9/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 3043 from LA 104 to 2.65 Miles East of LA 104 in St. Landry Parish, SPN H.014117.6
7/9/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
7/7/2020 DOTD advises motorists of field testing along US 167
7/7/2020 DOTD announces completion of southbound U-turn lane on US 171 in Beauregard Parish
7/7/2020 Pecue Lane/ I-10 Interchange Project Update
7/6/2020 REMINDER: DOTD announces upcoming I-10 lane closures in Slidell
7/2/2020 Jackson Street/Horseshoe Drive roundabout in Alexandria opens to traffic
7/1/2020 DOTD provides update on Spring Street Bridge (LA 1) bridge repair project in downtown Shreveport
6/30/2020 Boh Bros. Construction Co. apparent successful proposer for new College Drive Exit
6/26/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/25/2020 DOTD Announces New I-20/Tarbutton Road Project in Ruston Fully Open to Traffic Go To Project Page
6/24/2020 ***UPDATE*** DOTD opens Houma Navigation Canal bridge
6/22/2020 DOTD moves forward with I-10 widening project in Capital Region
6/18/2020 I-10 Mississippi River Bridge inspections scheduled
6/16/2020 FTA Transportation Grant Programs
6/12/2020 DOTD advises motorists of field testing along US 167
6/11/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
6/9/2020 LA 1 tolling operations to resume in Leeville
6/8/2020 Normal operations to resume at GeauxPass Customer Service Center in Golden Meadow
6/6/2020 DOTD announces temporary changes to LA 1 toll operations in Leeville
6/5/2020 DOTD reminds motorists to use caution during severe weather
6/4/2020 DOTD announces proposals submitted for College Drive Flyover project
6/1/2020 GeauxPass Customer Service Center temporarily suspended
6/1/2020 DOTD provides update on Highway 11 Bridge project in Slidell
5/31/2020 DOTD investigating improper messages on contractor-owned boards
5/26/2020 DOTD announces an upcoming Highway Construction Project on LA 675 from US 90 to LA 674 in Iberia Parish, SPN H.11655.6
5/18/2020 Repairs to LA 1 (Spring St.) bridge in Shreveport moving forward following train derailment
5/15/2020 LA 23 (Belle Chasse Highway) lane closure
5/15/2020 DOTD announces Geauxpass website maintenance
5/15/2020 DOTD to resume Geauxpass operations
5/14/2020 Resurfacing project on LA 384 nearing completion in Cameron Parish
5/11/2020 Mouton Road to reopen, bridge replacement complete in Jefferson Davis Parish
5/11/2020 DOTD continues work to improve Loyola Drive interchange in Jefferson Parish Go To Project Page
5/8/2020 REMINDER: DOTD to replace Palmetto Creek Bridge on LA 27 – Beauregard Parish
5/7/2020 DOTD provides update on Spring St. (LA 1) northbound bridge closure due to train derailment in Shreveport
5/7/2020 DOTD announces eastbound I-610 closure in Orleans Parish
5/6/2020 DOTD announces I-10 EB traffic shift on I-10 widening project in St. Martin Parish
5/5/2020 DOTD to perform extensive statewide cleanup along high-traffic areas
5/4/2020 I-12 widening project to begin in St. Tammany Parish
5/4/2020 ***UPDATE - POSTPONED*** DOTD announces Houma Navigation Canal Bridge closure
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues COVID-19 emergency order for ferry tolls
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues COVID-19 emergency order for Statewide Flood Control Program
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson issues COVID-19 emergency order for LA 1 tolls
4/30/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson extends COVID-19 waiver order for motor carriers to May 31, 2020
4/28/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 closure in Orleans Parish
4/24/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects; major interstate improvement included
4/23/2020 Cameron Ferry to go to dry dock, relief ferry to continue service – Cameron Parish
4/23/2020 DOTD announces upcoming I-10 closures in Jefferon Parish
4/21/2020 (UPDATE: CANCELED) DOTD announces upcoming Houma Navigation Canal Bridge closure in Terrebonne Parish
4/21/2020 DOTD to pickup litter in high-traffic areas on I-110 in Capitol Region
4/20/2020 DOTD observes Work Zone Awareness Week
4/17/2020 Replacement of Cowpen Bayou Bridge on LA 12 is complete – Beauregard Parish
4/16/2020 DOTD names consultant for I-10 widening design in Capital area
4/13/2020 Dept. of Transportation and Development Announces Bid Results for Statewide Projects
4/13/2020 DOTD Secretary Wilson extends COVID-19 waiver order to May 1, 2020
4/9/2020 Significant milestone reached in Cane River Bridge replacement project in Natchitoches Parish Go To Project Page
4/2/2020 UPDATE: I-10 Widening Project Update
4/2/2020 DOTD provides update on Clearview Parkway rehabilitation project in Jefferson Parish
4/2/2020 DOTD provides update on Clearview Parkway rehabilitation project in Jefferson Parish
4/2/2020 DOTD provides update on US 190 resurfacing project in Beauregard Parish
3/31/2020 DOTD temporarily suspends tolls at ferries owned, operated by DOTD
3/31/2020 Reminder of GeauxPass temporary changes during COVID-19
3/31/2020 DOTD to begin LiDAR scanning along I-10 in West Baton Rouge/ Iberville Parishes