DOTD announces La. 70 lane closures on Sunshine Bridge through June 2015

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

BATON ROUGE – The Department of Transportation and Development announce La. 70 lane closures to the Sunshine Bridge in both directions beginning Feb. 3 at 9 a.m. through June 18, 2015.

La. 70 approximately .5 miles west of the Sunshine Bridge will be reduced to one lane for two miles by closing the left lane while contractors before maintenance work on the bridge.

La. 70 approximately .25 miles east of the bridge will also be reduced to one for two miles by closing the left lane to perform maintenance work.

This closure will allow vehicles 11-feet wide or smaller to pass through the construction zone.

Road is open for regular traffic but oversize vehicles must contact the LADOTD permit office for an alternate route.

If there are any questions or concerns regarding the closure contact project engineer Wayne Marchand at 225-252-5823.