DOTD postpones construction project on La. 86 in Iberia Parish
Friday, August 21, 2020 at 3:55:45 PM
Iberia Parish, La. - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced today that construction for the $1.5 million project to reconstruct La. 86 from La. 347 to La. 31 in Iberia Parish will be postponed until early 2021.

The project is being postponed to prevent interference with current or future sugar cane harvesting.

DOTD appreciates your patience. Drivers are encouraged to use caution through construction sites and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

DOTD also has the following resources in place to assist motorists.

• MyDOTD: Motorists can receive information on local projects, lane and road closures, and other DOTD activity by signing up for MyDOTD at

• 511 Traveler Information: Travelers can also find information regarding road closures and traffic by visiting or by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region about which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can access the system by calling 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).