FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 15, 2009
Contact: Bill Fontenot
I-10 westbound to be reduced to one lane near Henderson
BATON ROUGE, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that I-10 westbound will be reduced to one lane of traffic in St. Martin Parish from a mile east of the Henderson overpass (exit 115) to a mile west of Henderson for approximately one week. Beginning Tuesday, June 16, the, the left lane will be closed, repaired and re-opened; then, the right lane will be closed, repaired and reopened. Only one lane will be closed at a time, leaving one lane open to traffic at all times.
The lane reduction is necessary to make repairs to the interstate pavement located just west of Henderson. DOTD regrets any inconvenience this work may cause and appreciates your patience.