DOTD announces temporary closure on La. 108 in Calcasieu Parish
Monday, April 18, 2022 at 3:27:28 PM
CALCASIEU PARISH, La. - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that beginning April 26, La. 108 (Cities Service Hwy.) will be closed just north of Frederick Road to allow crews to replace a railroad crossing.

The closure is scheduled to begin April 26 at 6 a.m. until May 2 at 6 a.m.

The following detours will be in place to assist motorists:

Traveling on La. 108 (south of Frederick Road)
Travel southbound on La. 108, to La. 108 westbound to La. 1256 northbound to Interstate 10

Traveling on La. 1133
Travel northbound on La. 1133, to La. 108 westbound to La. 1256 northbound to Interstate 10

This work is related to the $4.9 million overlay project on a 4.99-mile section of La. 27 and La. 108 from La. 1256 to Interstate 10 in Calcasieu Parish.

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.

DOTD 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).