DOTD: Iberville Parish I-10 Atchafalaya Basin bridge east and westbound will experience alternating lane closures for sweeping operation

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced that on Tuesday, Oct. 10, and Wednesday, Oct. 11, the I-10 Atchafalaya Basin Bridge in St. Martin and Iberville Parishes will have alternating lane closures in the east and westbound directions for a sweeping operation.

This work is estimated to take place from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., nightly, weather permitting.

All permit and oversize loads along with emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass. There are no detours.

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds motorists to please drive with caution and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

DOTD apologizes for any inconvenience this necessary work may cause.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) is committed to delivering transportation and public works systems that enhance the quality of life.

In addition to more than 16,600 miles of roadway, including over 890 miles of interstate, DOTD supports the development of the state's aviation, marine and rail infrastructures.

Through this work, we are able to facilitate economic development, create job opportunities, improve vital evacuation routes, and make critical freight corridors safer and more efficient.

For more information, please,, or call DOTD's Customer Service Center at(225) 379-1232 or 1-877-4LADOTD(1-877-452-3683). Business hours are 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please let us know how we may better serve you:Customer Service Survey.