Second Notice: Road Closure – LA 494 (Keyser Ave)

1.77 miles east of Jct. w/ La. 1;
Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish;
Control Section 835-06

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, (LaDOTD), advises the public that La. 494 (Keyser Avenue), 1.77 miles east of its junction with La. 1, will close for a 36” cross drain installation, beginning on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, at approximately 8:00 am. This road closure is expected to last approximately two (2) days.

The work will be performed by Regional Construction of Natchitoches, LA, on behalf of Commcare Corporation of Mandeville, LA.

Permit/Detour Section
The detour is as follows:
Eastbound traffic will detour to La. 1 South Bound to La. 119 North Bound to La. 494 West Bound.
West Bound traffic will detour to La. 494 East Bound to La. 119 South Bound to La. 1 North Bound to La. 494 West Bound.

Safety Reminder
All construction activity is weather dependent and may be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. DOTD appreciates the motoring public’s patience and reminds drivers to please exercise caution when traveling through work zone areas and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Additional Information
Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).


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3 thoughts on “Second Notice: Road Closure – LA 494 (Keyser Ave)

  1. Can anyone tell me exactly where this is on 494? I live on 494 and need to make sure of my route to work every morning. A map with landmark locations (such as businesses, etc.) would be very helpful.

    • I believe this is at the curve in the road beside Dimension Development where the green farmhouse used to be. In between Natchitoches Flipping Athletics and the big RV storage buildings.

      • Between dimension development and the duplexes Mike Newton owns. Where the old green house they tore down

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