Bridge Closure: Church Street Bridge over Cane River

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), advises the public that on Tuesday, June 13 from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM, weather permitting, Bridge # 083500530414631 on LA 1-X over CANE RIVER will be closed to all traffic for routine bridge inspections. The bridge is on LA 1-X (Church St) in Natchitoches, LA, and is located 0.01 miles South of the LA 1224 Intersection.

Permit/Detour section
The road will be closed to all traffic while the inspection is being performed by LA DOTD personnel.
The City of Natchitoches is providing traffic control and detours.

Safety Reminder
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution around the construction sites 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). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at Additionally, you can follow the Traffic Management Center on Twitter: (@Alex Traffic). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website @ the DOTD Facebook page.