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Utility Work on I-55 Both Directions near LA-22 (26) . Lanes Alternating. Width Restriction: 12ft Starting 4/26/2021 9:00 AM
Intermittent and Alternating Lane Closures on I-55 near the Ponchatoula Exit (Mile Point 26) are scheduled, weather permitting, from Monday, April 26, 2021 until further notice, while crews perform high mast lighting operations and guardrail operations. Traffic will be maintained through the work zone at all times. The work times are: I-55 Northbound: Monday Friday from 7 PM to 3 PM. I-55 Southbound: Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 5 AM. PERMIT INFORMATION: Wide loads will be restricted to 12’ through the work zone. Emergency vehicles will have access. DETOUR INFORMATION: The following alternate routes may be used to avoid the construction zone: Motorists traveling I-55 North may take US 51 Business North (Exit 23) to I-12, then west to re-intersect I-55. Motorists traveling I-55 South may take I-12 East to US 51 Business South (Exit 40) to re-intersect I-55. SAFETY REMINDER: DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work site and be on the lookout for work crews and equipment.
Start Date: Apr 26, 9:00AM
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ID: ERS--25311

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I-55

South

I-55 s bef US 51 Ponchatoula (MM 25.1)

I-55S TO I-10
24 MILES
22-24 MIN
I-55

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I-55 n bef I-12 (MM 28.29)

US 190
26 MILES
23-25 MIN
I-55

South

I-55 s bef I-12 (MM 30.13)

US 190
25 MILES
23-25 MIN

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