Belleview closed Monday for railroad track repairs

Deidre Cruse

Belleview Road (La. 75) will be closed to all traffic from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday (September 12) at the Union Pacific Railroad Crossing just west of the intersection of Belleview and La. 1 for the railroad company to make repairs.

The state Department of Transportation and Development said in a news release that the detour route for eastbound traffic will be La 75 west  to La. 992-3 (Tenant Road) to La 1.  Westbound traffic will detour on La 1 south to 992-3 (Tenant Road) to La 75.

All permit loads and vehicles towing oversize cargo will have to use alternate routes.

Questions about the project can be directed to Samuel Wagner, DOTD parish maintenance superintendent,. or Carmen Hernandez at (225) 687-3019.

Work hours could change if the weather does.