City of Shreveport to close bridge on Valley View Drive

City of Shreveport to close bridge on Valley View Drive
Construction is estimated to last six to twelve months. (Source: Pixabay)

SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Crews will close a bridge in west Shreveport starting on Friday, Dec. 20.

The bridge, located on Valley View Drive is being closed due to structural erosion. The bridge is located one-half mile east of Mansfield Road.

Workers with the City of Shreveport’s Engineering Department will make the repairs to the bridge with an estimated time frame of six to 12 months.

A detour will be put in place during the closure. Drivers will be detoured to Wyngate Boulevard, then to W. 70th Street.

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