PORT ALLEN, La. (BRPROUD) – If you use the LA 1 Intracoastal Bridge, this traffic alert is for you.

Work needs to be done, so “Northbound LA-1 and Southbound LA-1 near the Intracoastal will have a nightly left lane closure from Wednesday, September 14 to Friday, September 16,” according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.

The lane closures are scheduled to being at 7:00 p.m. each night and end at 4:00 a.m.

So what is the work that DOTD is going to do while these lanes are closed overnight?

DOTD says that “the lane closures are needed to remove and install concrete barriers along the median.”

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development asks that motorists please take their time and drive carefully through a construction zone.