At least 4 months left on Hwy 6 project


Juanice Gray | Editor

Erin Buchanan, Public Information Officer with the La. Department of Transportation & Development (DOTD) provided an update on the Hwy 6 project. “The project is making progress, and the contractor will continue to move forward with the mill and overlay throughout the length of the project.

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It is scheduled for an early 2022 completion, so motorists and businesses along the project route should be aware of changing traffic patterns as lane closures are put into place and then change as work moves along.”

The project limits are from LA 504 to LA 1.

This article published in the Aug. 12, 2021, print edition

“As always, we strongly encourage drivers to avoid all distractions especially as they are entering the construction zone. Please adhere to posted speed limits, and be aware of moving operations, crews and equipment. We appreciate everyone’s patience throughout the project,” she said.