UPDATED: LA 44 Eastbound,LA 44 Westbound, St. James and St. John Parishes - ATALCO (Atlantic Alumina) repairing elevated pipe bridge
Saturday, April 06, 2024 at 4:11:07 PM
  • Route Name: LA 44 Eastbound,LA 44 Westbound
    Start Date: Thursday, March 07, 2024 at 9:00 AM
    End Date: Saturday, April 06, 2024 at 5:00 PM
    (Weather Permitting)
    Closure Type: Roadwork
    Closure Reason: Closure
    Closure Category: Full Closure
    Detour: Motorists may use the following route to avoid the road closure. Motorists traveling LA 44 West may take LA 54 North to US 61, then west to 3213 South to reintersect LA 44. Motorist traveling East LA 44 may take LA 3213 North to US 61 East to LA 54 south to reintersect LA 44.

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    There will be a full roadway closure on Hwy 44 at the St. John/St James parish line effective Thursday March 7, 2024 at 9:00 am through mid-April while ATALCO (Atlantic Alumina) makes repairs to their elevated pipe bridge. This is a privately owned structure and the owner is coordinating crews and materials for the repairs..
    Safety Reminder
    DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work zone and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.