Motorists are advised that US 71 in Caddo Parish will be reduced to one lane in both directions from the I-220 intersection to LA 173.

Traffic will be down to one lane northbound and southbound from this Thurs., Sept. 6th until this Fri., Sept. 7th.  Drivers will find the lanes closed between the hours of 8:30 am until 3:30 pm each day.

The reason for the closures is that the roadway is undergoing maintenance repairs.

Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development officials appreciate patience and remind motorists to please  drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.