Traffic Closures Happening on I-10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge, 2 Bridges in Lafayette, and I-210 Prien Lake Bridge
LAFAYETTE, La. (KPEL News) - There are bridges across Louisiana that will experience closures this week: in St. Martin Parish, Lafayette, and Lake Charles.
Before we get to those traffic closures, though, we need to tell you about one other important closure you will want to note.
Daytime Closures Happening on Interstate 10 in St. Martin Parish During the Week
Last week, we reported to you about daytime closures happening on I-10 eastbound from mile marker 112 to mile marker 114 as DOTD crews needed to remove materials from the construction project.
Well, the same work needs to be done on Monday through Friday of this week as well - from 7:00 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. each day. The outside lane of I-10 eastbound from mile marker 112 to mile marker 114 will be closed.
Emergency vehicles will have access through the work area, but may encounter delays.
No detour is necessary.
Traffic Closures Happening on the I-10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge in St. Martin and Iberville Parishes
DOTD crews will be conducting a sweeping operation on the Basin Bridge on Sunday and Monday nights. This will cause alternating lane closures in BOTH DIRECTIONS from 8:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. on both nights.
All permit and oversize loads along with emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass.
Daytime Traffic Closures Happening on I-210 Prien Lake Bridge in Calcasieu Parish
Routine bridge inspection will be the cause of daytime traffic closures scheduled for the I-210 Prien Lake Bridge (MP 1.4 to 3.0) this week.
- Monday, April 17 from 8:30am until 3:30pm (Westbound right lane)
- Tuesday, April 18 from 8:30am until 3:30pm (Westbound right lane)
- Wednesday, April 19 from 8:30am until 3:30pm (Eastbound right lane)
- Thursday, April 20 from 8:30am until 3:30pm (Eastbound right lane)
2 Lafayette Bridges Closed for 2 Weeks for Repairs
There are repairs that need to be completed under two bridges in Lafayette: both of the bridges on Maryview Farm Road crossing Manor Park coulee and Bayou Vermilion. These repairs are expected to take two weeks to complete.
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