PORT ALLEN, La. (BRPROUD) – If you plan to use LA 1 in both directions starting on Friday, this story is for you.

Louisiana Department of Transportation is going to be doing some work in the vicinity of the Intracoastal Bridge from Friday, August 26 to Saturday, September 10.

DOTD says, “that LA 1 Northbound and Southbound will have alternating left lane and right lane closures” between the hours of 7 p.m. and 4 a.m.

During those hours, workers will be performing the jobs listed below:

  • Installing catch basins
  • Subgrade preparation
  • Asphalt paving

DOTD reminds everyone to take their time when driving through construction sites.