Section of Flora Natchez Road will close for cross drain replacement


The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that starting Monday, Jan. 9, the North end of Flora Natchez Road in Natchitoches Parish will be closed from its intersection with LA 478 to approx. 2,000 feet south. Work is being performed to replace an existing cross drain that was damaged during the March 2016 flooding. The road will remain closed and no detour will be provided for the duration of the project which is estimated to last thirty (30) calendar days.

The scope of work includes Grading, Drainage Structure Replacement, Asphaltic Concrete Patching, and Related Work. This project was bid on Oct. 17 and the contract was awarded to T.L. Construction, LLC for the amount of $101,420. There are 30 calendar days allowed for this project.

Call (318) 561-5100 or (800) 542-3509 or 511 or visit for additional information.