January 23, 2024 | Road Closures

Road or Lane Status Katy Bridge over the Bayou Teche, St. Mary Parish, Bridge Closure MONDAY, JANUARY 29, 2024

Katy Bridge over the Bayou Teche, in St. Mary Parish, will be closed to vehicular traffic beginning Monday, January 29 through Monday, March 18, 2024, weather permitting.

This closure is necessary to allow crews to perform hydraulic repairs, repair span motors, shim the bridge and mount structural steel under the roadway.

Emergency vehicles will not have access to the area.

Detour will consist of LA 182, Irish Bend Road, LA 323 (Oaklawn Bridge) and LA 87.

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.