Interstate 220 in Caddo Parish to partially close on Saturday and Sunday

Published: Jul. 7, 2018 at 8:09 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 9, 2018 at 4:09 PM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - Drivers in Caddo Parish will have to take a different route starting today if they plan on traveling Interstate 220.

Starting at 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, eastbound and westbound I-220 will be closed from LA 1 (North Market Street) and LA 173 (Hilry Huckaby III Avenue) will be closed.

The closure will take place on both days and will end at 7 a.m. The roadwork is necessary for roadwork and signage placement related to the I-49 segment K2 project that's under construction.

LADOTD suggests these alternate routes:

  • I-220 eastbound detour: ALL traffic will be diverted off at Exit 5. Detour will be LA 173 to LA 3094 to LA 1 to I-220
  • I-220 westbound detour: ALL traffic will be diverted off at Exit 7A. Detour will be LA 1 to LA 3094 to LA 173 to I-220.

The work will be done weather permitting.

Call 511 or visit for additional information.  Out-of-state travelers may call 1-800-ROAD-511 (1-800-762-3511) or by visiting the LA DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

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