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Road Construction on LA-511 Both Directions near LA-3132 Eastbound. All Lanes Affected. Starting 4/8/2024 12:00 AM
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that beginning on Monday, April 8, 2024, motorists should anticipate intermittent lane and ramp closures at the LA 3132 and LA 511 (W. 70th Street) interchange in Shreveport, Caddo Parish. This work is being conducted via a permit by Amazon’s contractor in relation to a new facility that will be located in the vicinity of the LA 511/Buncombe Road intersection. The purpose of the work is to make adjustments to the turn lanes at this location in order to allow for improved traffic flow, and is anticipated to take approximately 30 days to complete, weather permitting. Motorists will be able to access LA 511 from LA 3132 during the course of this work. Restrictions/Permits: Intermittent lane/ramp closures with access to LA 511 maintained. 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.
Start Date: Apr 8, 12:00AM
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ID: ERS--59051
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