May 16, 2016
The St. John Parish Council unanimously voted to create a Flood Protection Committee of the Council whose sole focus will be working with the administration and local partners to move the West Shore levee project forward. - READ
A host of government officials from St. John the Baptist Parish and Tangipahoa, including St. John Parish President Natalie Robottom, were on hand to mark the occasion, along with several project organizers.
“We’ve been working to build up the Frenier area for a while now to allow for all types of activities,” Robottom said. “We want to try to make it a safer place for people to walk, to run, to ride bikes. The signage is a big first step.”- See more at: http://www.lobservateur.com/2016/01/16/st-john-clearing-path-for-bicyclists/#sthash.bFseOGV9.dpuf
Beginning Monday, April 11, 2016 and continuing through June 2016, the I-10 Westbound Off-Ramp to LA 3188 (Belle Terre, Exit 206) and westbound On-Ramp from LA 3188 to I-10 Westbound will be closed nightly from 8 PM until 6 AM for overpass repairs.
Also, there will be alternating lane closures I-10 Westbound approaching LA 3188, nightly from 8 PM to 6 AM.
Detour routes are as follows:
I-10 West bound to LA 3188 should exit @ US 51 (Exit 209), travel south on US 51 to US 61, then north on US 61 to LA 3188.
LA 3188 to I-10 Westbound should travel south on US 61 to US 51, then north on US 51 to I-10.
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work site and be on the lookout for work crews and equipment.