DOTD closes portion of US 51 at Yellow Water Creek
Emergency Road Closure notice from Louisiana DOTD:
EMERGENCY ROAD CLOSURE – US 51 IN TANGIPAHOA PARISH
There will be an emergency road closure on US 51 approximately 0.3 miles north of the intersection of LA 3234 (University Drive) at the Yellow Water Creek bridge in Tangipahoa Parish. The closure will begin on Monday, May 4, 2020 at 6:00 a.m. and will continue until Wednesday, May 6 at 5:00 p.m (weather permitting). This closure is necessary for crews to repair the bridge retaining wall.
DETOUR: Southbound traffic on US 51 should take LA 1064 east to LA 1065 (North Cherry Street), then south on LA 1065 to LA 3234 (University Ave). Proceed west on LA 3234 (University Ave.) to return to US 51 southbound.
Northbound traffic on US 51 should travel east on LA 3234 (University Ave.) to LA 1065 (North Cherry Street), then north on LA 1065 to LA 1064. Proceed west on LA 1064 to return to US 51 northbound.