***UPDATE***CANCELED: Closure: US 165 NB and SB at I-10 – Calcasieu and Jefferson Davis Parish
Saturday, May 18, 2024 at 12:26:14 PM
UPDATE: These closures have been canceled. DOTD will issue an update when the closures are rescheduled.

(previous announcement)
Calcasieu and Jefferson Davis Parish
– The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that US 165 Northbound and Southbound at Interstate 10 will have roadway closures on the following dates and times.

Full closure
  • US 165 Northbound at Interstate 10 will have a full closure from 7 p.m.-5 a.m. on the nights of Monday, May 20, 2024, and Tuesday, May 21, 2024.
  • US 165 Southbound at Interstate 10 will have a full closure from 7 p.m.-5 a.m. on the nights of Tuesday, May 21, 2024, and Wednesday, May 22, 2024.
Left lane closure
  • US 165 Southbound and Northbound left lanes will be closed from Monday, May 20, 2024, to Friday, May 24, 2024.
Detour routes:

US 165 NB:

  • Detour US 165 Northbound by heading east onto I-10 South Frontage Road, then north onto LA 101, then north onto US 165.
  • Detour I-10 Westbound by traveling west onto LA 3258, then north onto LA 383, then west onto I-10 Westbound on ramp at LA 383.
US 165 SB:
  • Detour west onto LA 101, then south onto LA 383, then east onto LA 3258, then south onto US 165.
  • The I-10 Westbound on ramp will remain open to US 165 Southbound traffic.

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.
Area residents should exercise caution when driving, walking, or biking near an active construction zone.

Additional information:
Call 511, visit www.511la.org, or download the Louisiana 511 mobile app for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-888-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.