Road or Lane Status Welcome Center Closures

Published 9:45 pm Saturday, August 28, 2021

Welcome Centers will be closed in Tangipahoa and St. Tammany Parishes from Saturday August 28th at 6:00 pm until Tuesday August 31st at 6:00 am. Routes included: I-55 Soutbound in Kentwood, I-59 Southbound in Pearl River, and I-10 Westbound in Slidell.

DOTD apologizes for the inconvenience and reminds you to please drive with caution.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) is committed to delivering transportation and public works systems that enhance the quality of life. In addition to more than 16,600 miles of roadway, including over 890 miles of interstate, DOTD supports the development of the state’s aviation, marine and rail infrastructures. Through this work, we are able to facilitate economic development, create job opportunities, improve vital evacuation routes, and make critical freight corridors safer and more efficient.

For more information, please visit, email, or call DOTD’s Customer Service Center at (225) 379-1232 or 1-877-4LADOTD (1-877-452-3683). Business hours are 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please let us know how we may better serve you: Customer Service Survey.