State Proj. No.: H.000329
Start date: April 2012
Finish date: January 2013
Cost: $9.1 Million
Contractor: Coastal Bridge
This project will resurface approximately 7 miles of US 61 (Airline Hwy) between LA 22 and LA 74. Also, as a safety measure, 17 low-volume crossings will be closed to create safer movements along this route and improve traffic flow. The remaining crossovers with receive upgrades to their turning/U-turn lanes or get new turning/U-turn lanes as part of the safety upgrade.
For the section between LA 74 and LA 939, lane closures will be limited to 7 pm – 6 am Monday through Thursday and 2 am to 6 pm on Saturday and Sunday.
For the section between LA 939 and LA 22, there will be no restrictions for lane closures. However, one lane of traffic will always remain open during construction.
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