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Sunday, September 16, 2018



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West Larose Vertical Lift Bridge to close for two weeks

West Larose Vertical Lift Bridge to close for two weeks

LAROSE, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces the West Larose Vertical Lift Bridge on LA 1 (crossing the Intracoastal Canal Waterway) will be closed continuously to vehicular traffic from 7:00 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 10, to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23, to install new tower access stairs, ladders, and handrails.

The closure will be in effect 24-hours, daily.

The $24.1 million project is designed to extend the life of the existing structure and is estimated for completion in fall 2018.

All planned construction activities may be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather or special events.