Alt. lane closures for I-55 lighting project near Ponchy
Traffic Update from the Louisiana Department of Transportation:
Intermittent and Alternating Lane Closures on I-55 near the Ponchatoula Exit (Mile Point 26) are scheduled at the following times and locations, weather permitting, while crews perform high mast lighting operations. Traffic will be maintained through the work zone at all times.
Monday, July 27, 2020 through Friday, August 7, 2020, from 7 PM to 3 PM.
Monday, July 27, 2020 through Friday, August 7, 2020, from 9 AM to 5 AM.
Wide loads will be restricted to 12’ through the work zone. Emergency vehicles will have access.
The following alternate routes may be used to avoid the construction zone:
Motorists traveling I-55 North may take US 51 Business North (Exit 23) to I-12, then west to re-intersect I-55.
Motorists traveling I-55 South may take I-12 East to US 51 Business South (Exit 40) to re-intersect I-55.
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work site and be on the lookout for work crews and equipment.