The purpose for constructing this innovative type of intersection is two-fold to improve safety and to improve traffic flow.
The contractor is in the process of removing the base course for the LA 8/LA 28 westbound lanes.
The contractor has removed the existing pavement on the US 171 southbound lanes.
For questions or comments, contact DOTD’s Customer Service Center at 1-877-4LA-DOTD (1-877-452-3683) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The center is open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You can also visit the project’s Web page by going to http://www.dotd.la.gov and clicking on "Projects" from the Programs & Projects section of the main menu on the left-hand side of the page and selecting the “Roundabout Projects/Information,” or “US 171/LA 8/28 Roundabout in Leesville” project links.
Again, we thank you for your feedback and patience during this construction. Additionally, at your convenience, please let us know how we are doing by filling out our Customer Service Survey.
State Project Number: 373-01-0020
Start Date: October 2010
Finish Date: Spring 2011
Cost: $2.1 million
Contractor: Diamond B Construction