LA 73 Widening from I-10 to US 61 (Airline Hwy) Project Update
April 23, 2012
Completed work: All the clearing of the right of way is complete. About 75% of the box culverts, the square concrete drainage pipes, which will replace the 20 foot long bridge over the Grand Goudine Canal, have been installed.
Current work: The contractor is laying storm drain pipe along the project. The contractor will continue to install the remaining box culverts where the bridge was removed. Also, sewer pipe installation is ongoing near the box culvert location.
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 www.dotd.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 I-12 Widening St. Tammany Parish Project link.
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: H.001597
Start date: October 2011
Finish date: June 2013
Cost: $17.3 million
Contractor: Barber Brother Contracting Company, LLC