Parish News

First Sligo Rd. bridge completed


Repair work has been completed on the first of two small bridges on Sligo Road and the highway is now open to traffic until Tuesday, Jan. 2.

Bossier Parish Police Jury workers finished work on the bridge, located approximately two and a half miles west of La. Hwy. 157, Saturday afternoon. A rock surface is in place on the bridge and motorists are asked to exercise caution while crossing the structure.

Work will begin Tuesday on the second structure, located about one mile east of the intersection of Sligo Rd. and Caplis Sligo Rd.

Sligo Rd. will again be closed to traffic while crews repair the second bridge. Weather permitting, work should be completed on the second bridge by Jan. 9.


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