Alternating northbound and southbound lane closures will be in effect on the night of Thursday, December 12th from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. for restriping of the roadway.
One lane in each direction will be open at all times. Reduced speed limits will be posted. Motorist may experience a 5 to 10 minute delay.
Southbound US 61 motorist can detour by taking LA 3223 (Elm St.) to LA 44, then left on LA 44 to LA 3224 (Hemlock St.). The detour for northbound motorist is LA 3224 to LA 44, then LA 44 to LA 3223.
There will be no restrictions on oversized loads at this time.
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.