La 1226 to close at US 71 intersection Aug. 14-16


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that Tuesday, Aug. 14 at 8 a.m., LA 1226 will be closed at the US 71 intersection. The intent of this closure is to remove the existing deteriorated pipe and replace with a 96 inch corrugated metal pipe. This closure is expected to last approximately three days.

Permit/Detour section
The roadway will be closed to all traffic for the duration of the pipe replacement. The detour is a follows:

East bound: US 71 north to US 84 east, back to La 1226.

West bound: US 84 west to US 71 south, back to La 1226

Safety Reminder

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through all construction sites and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.