I-210 Westbound Will Continue to be Closed Nightly From February 5 Through February 7 – CANCELED
Updated February 6, 2019 – LADOTD has indicated that the westbound direction nighttime closures scheduled for February 6 and 7 has been canceled. The contractor no longer needs the additional lane closure.
The I-210 westbound direction will continue to be closed nightly from 9 p.m. – 4 a.m. tonight, Tuesday, February 5 through Thursday, February 7. All work is weather dependent
DOTD reminds motorists that traffic congestion is to be expected when approaching the project and within the work zone, especially during peak times.
The alternate routes for passenger vehicles and trucks 25 tons and less are I-10, LA 12 and US 190. LA 12 and US 190 can be accessed via LA 109, LA 27, US 171, or US 165. For trucks greater than 25 tons the alternate routes are I-10, US 190 and LA 12. US 190 and LA 12 can be accessed from the east via US 165 and US 171. Vehicles over 11 ft. wide may not travel through the work zone.
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through work zones and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.
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