Wednesday, April 03, 2024 at 7:17:23 AM
LA 18/River Road, Road Closure (Ascension Parish) – A full road closure is scheduled for LA 18 on Friday, April 5, 2024 through Saturday, April 6, 2024 from 7:00 am to 6:00pm. The road closure will take place on LA 18 from Schexnayder Road to LA 3120.

This closure is necessary to replace an existing effluent line that crosses overhead on LA 18.


Driver attempting to travel East on Hwy 18 would have to use LA 18 (Veterans Blvd) to access LA-3089 East towards the Sunshine Bridge, turn North onto LA-3120, turn East onto Hwy 18 to complete detour.

Traveling West on LA 18 when traveler approaches road closure, turn South onto LA-3120, turn West onto LA-70, keep right to enter LA-3089, turn onto LA 18 (Veterans Blvd) to complete the detour.

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.

For more information, please contact:
Ryan Falsetta
Turner Industries

(225) 405-1503