Traffic incidents and road conditions on LA-524 in Louisiana

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Road Closures

Bridge Closure on LA-524 Both Directions from NF-105 to Catfish Creek Rd . All lanes closed.
The LA 524 bridge over Fish Creek is closed indefinitely due to damage to the bridge. CARS4-57888
Start Date: Nov 29, 3:16PM
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ID: ERS--831

Roadwork

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Paving Operations on LA-524 Both Directions from La-524 to La-524. Lane Affected. Starting 4/1/2024 12:00 AM
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (DOTD), advises the public that on Monday, April 1, 2024 construction will begin on LA 524 in Grant Parish. This work will begin at the intersection of LA 524 and US 165 and proceed north for 4.4 miles. Construction will then begin on LA 502 at the intersection of LA 502 and US 165 and continue north for 1.5 miles to the intersection of LA 502 and LA 500. The final segment of roadway associated with this project will take place on LA 3169 at the intersection of LA 3169 and US 71 and continue north for 1.1 miles to the intersection of LA 3169 and LA 8. The intent of this project is to replace drainage structures, milling asphalt pavement, pavement patching, in-place cement treated base course, asphalt concrete overlay, and other related work. The project was awarded to the low bidder, Diamond B Construction Co., LLC,. The work associated with this project should take approximately 100 working days to complete. Permit/Detour Section Thru traffic will be maintained at all times with oversize and emergency vehicles allowed passage. There will be no detour routes for this project. 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. Additional Information Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at www.511la.org. Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ www.dotd.la.gov and the DOTD Facebook page.
Start Date: Apr 1, 12:00AM
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ID: ERS--58992
Bridge Closure on LA-524 Both Directions from NF-105 to Catfish Creek Rd . All lanes closed.
The LA 524 bridge over Fish Creek is closed indefinitely due to damage to the bridge. CARS4-57888
Start Date: Nov 29, 3:16PM
View on Google Maps
ID: ERS--831
NOT intended for emergency use. For emergencies visit DOTD for more information.