UPDATE: ALL LANES OPEN: I-20 Lane Exit 77 to Exit 81, Lincoln Parish
Wednesday, February 28, 2024 at 3:22:18 PM

Work is complete and all lanes are back OPEN.


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that the eastbound right lane of I-20 west of the Simsboro exit (Exit 77) in Lincoln Parish is closed. The Eastbound on and off ramps at the Simsboro Exit are also closed. Maintenance activities will continue to move east over the next week. Eastbound right lane closures and other interchange ramp closures will be required as maintenance activities move east.

Work activities are expected to be completed by Friday, February 23, 2024.

These lane closures are scheduled to take place from 6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with the purpose being to allow DOTD crews to perform necessary roadway maintenance.

Alternate Route: N/A

Permits/Restrictions: N/A

This work will be performed WEATHER PERMITTING.

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.

Additional information:
Call 511, visit www.511la.org, or download the Louisiana 511 mobile app for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call I-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MyDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact information:
Erin Buchanan
Public Information Officer
Shreveport-Bossier District
(318) 549-8402