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Weekend lane closures set for I-10

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that I-10 westbound will have lane closures between Bluebonnet Blvd. and Wards Creek beginning Friday, Sept. 27, at 10 a.m., until Monday, Sept. 30, at 5 a.m., for pavement repairs.

Two lanes will remain open to traffic at all times. Additionally, the westbound Bluebonnet on-ramp to I-10 will be closed between 9 p.m. and 9 a.m. on Friday and Saturday.

Beginning Thursday morning, DOTD message boards on Bluebonnet Blvd. and I-10 westbound will alert drivers to the closure.

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds drivers to please drive with caution through the construction site, and to be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Motorists can also obtain information regarding road closures by contacting DOTD's Customer Service Center at 1-877-4LA-DOTD (1-877-452-3683