I-10 Bridge Lane Closures Announced for October and November 2018
Updated: March 19, 2019
The maintenance on the I-10 Bridge has been completed. However, there is maintenance on the I-210 Bridge in Lake Charles that is expected to last throughout 2019 and cause significant delays on I-10 and I-210 through Lake Charles. Follow this link for more information on the 2019 I-210 Bridge Construction Work.
Below is the original article about the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge lane closures.
LADOTD has announced maintenance work that will require lane closures on the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge between Westlake and Lake Charles. The lane maintenance is scheduled to start on
October 4, 2018 October 8, 2018, and last until early November of 2018. Residents have been asked to use I-210 and Hwy. 90 if possible.
I-10 Bridge Lane Closure Schedule Provided by LADOTD
Eastbound Lanes Closures
October 8 – 12 Inside Lane ClosedCompleted Early
- October 12 – 14 All lanes open
October 15 – 19 Outside Lane ClosedCompleted Early
- October 20 – 21 All lanes open
Westbound Lane Closures
- October 22 –
26closure extended to October 27 due to weather delays Outside Lane Closed
- October 28 All lanes open
- October 29 – November 2 Inside Lane Closed
- November 3 – 4 All lanes open
November 5 – 9 Outside Lane Closed
Lane closure dates and times are subject to change due to weather and other circumstances.
To view current traffic throughout Southwest Louisiana and traffic alerts from LADOTD visit Southwest Louisiana Live Traffic Map and DOTD Notifications.
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Below is information from the original article.
LADOTD has announced that daytime closures for maintenance on the I-10 Calcasieu River Bridge have been completed. The daytime closure originally planned for November 5 through November 9, 2018, is no longer necessary.
Nighttime lane closures will be necessary near the bridge due to other project activity. Follow the two links below to learn more about upcoming lane closures near the bridge in 2018.