Crews remain on schedule for completion of Stumpy Bayou Bridge by the end of May.
Crews completed the deck formwork for 225-foot steel girder deck and began placing reinforcing steel.
They also placed a limestone base course for the north end roadway and began shaping and grading work for north embankment.
Upcoming work will include the continued work removing the old bridge, work on the deck in preparation for concrete, and the roadway approaching the bridge.
Learn more about the job by visiting the project’s Web page at www.dotd.la.gov. Click on “Projects” from the “Programs & Projects” section of the main menu on the left-hand side of the page and select the “Weeks Island Bridges Project” link.
You can also follow the Weeks Island Bridges Project on Facebook. Once you open a Facebook account, project information can be accessed by entering "Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development" or "Weeks Island Bridges Replacement Project" into the search field.
For additional questions or comments, or to sign up to receive e-mail updates, contact DOTD’s Customer Service Center at 1-877-4LA-DOTD (1-877-452-3683) or e-mail email@example.com. The center is open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.