Update: The La. 117 turning lane on La. 8/28 Easthas reopened to traffic.

Update: The La. 117 turning lane on La. 8/28 Easthas reopened to traffic.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD has announced that, effective immediately, the La. 117 turning lane on La. 8/28 East will be closed until further notice because of a sewer leak.
Eastbound traffic is encouraged to use the next crossover, which is approximately 300 yards east of the turnlane..
Louisiana DOTD regrets any inconvenience this necessary work may cause and appreciates your patience. Louisiana DOTD also wants to remind the traveling public to drive with caution through the construction work zone and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.
For more information, please visit www.dotd.la.gov, email dotdcs@la.gov, 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. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.