Jun 18, 2014 1:16 PM by Dave Fields
Beginning today, the Weeks Island Bridge, also known as the Patout Bridge, in Iberia Parish on LA 83, will be closed intermittently while crews perform hydraulic work on the bridge.
Depending on the weather, vehicular traffic will not be permitted on the bridge from approximately 8 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and again from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m.
Traffic will be allowed to cross the bridge from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route during the closure periods.
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development apologizes for any inconvenience while work is being completed.