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St James Parish Sheriff's Office
Saturday February 10th, 2018 :: 05:57 a.m. CST



 Road or Lane Status
Monday, February 05, 2018 11:34 AM
LA 18 (ST. JAMES PARISH) – A full road closure will take place on LA 18 from Jones Street to King View Street on Saturday, February 10, 2018 through Tuesday, February 13, 2018 from 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

The closure is necessary to string pipe across the roadway for a pipe bore under the river.

Detour routes are available:

LA 18 North, traffic should detour to the right onto LA 70 for approximately 3.9 miles until they reach LA 3127 on the left. Turn left onto LA 3127 and drive for approximately 12.5 miles until you reach LA 3219. Turn left on LA 3219 for approximately 1.2 miles and you will once again hit LA 18.

Emergency vehicles will be allowed to pass through the closure.

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

St James Parish Sheriff's Office
5800 Louisiana 44
Convent, LA 70723

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 225-562-2200

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