LANE CLOSURES: Jimmie Davis Bridge project, Caddo & Bossier Parishes
Friday, May 03, 2024 at 1:29:41 PM

LANE CLOSURES: Jimmie Davis Bridge project, Caddo & Bossier Parishes

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that the following lane closures have been scheduled to begin in relation to the upcoming Jimmie Davis Bridge project over the Red River in Caddo & Bossier Parishes.
  • Monday, May 6, 2024: Southbound inside lane of Arthur Ray Teague Parkway from Reeves Marine Drive to Jimmie Davis Bridge in Bossier Parish
  • Tuesday, May 7, 2024: Northbound outside lane of Clyde Fant Parkway at the Jimmie Davis Bridge in Caddo Parish
These lane closures are necessary to allow for the mobilization of the cranes in preparation for construction on the new bridge to begin.

Motorists should anticipate these lane closures to be in place until approximately Tuesday, May 28, 2024.

To read more about the Jimmie Davis Bridge project and access additional information and resources, click here.

Restrictions/Permits: N/A

Alternate Route: 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.

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

Additional information:

Call 511, visit, 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, 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