Road closure until Friday for water line installation on Stephens Ave.


The City of Natchitoches announces East Fifth Street from Stephens Avenue to Henry Avenue will be closed to traffic Thursday, April 9 for Lawler Construction to make a waterline connection in the middle of the street. Traffic will be detoured to Williams Avenue until the job is completed.

The road closure started at 7 a.m. Thursday and will remain closed until Friday, April 10 at 9 a.m.

During this road closure, traffic may detour around the work site via Williams Avenue or any of the other adjacent city streets. When traveling near the work zone, motorists are advised to exercise caution and to observe all warning signs and flagger instructions.

For more information, contact the Mayor’s office at (318) 352-2772.