News

  • ART

    Arthur Ray Teague Parkway (ART) Road Work

    Posted Oct 12, 2022
    Highway department workers for the Bossier Parish Police Jury are cutting out and repairing sections of the Arthur Ray Teague Parkway (ART) in preparation for an asphalt overlay project on the roadway that is scheduled to begin soon.
  • Road Work

    North South Roadwork Update

    Posted Oct 8, 2022
    Contractors are beginning to drive pilings on the future bridge over Cypress Bayou, part of the north/south corridor project connecting I-220 at Swan Lake Rd. to LA Hwy. 162 via Crouch Rd.
  • North South Road Work

    North - South Roadway Work Continues

    Posted Sep 29, 2022
    Work is steadily moving ahead on the northern section of the parish's north-south roadway that will eventually connect I-220 at Swan Lake Rd. with LA Hwy. 162 via Crouch Rd. Completion of the extension from Swan Lake Rd. at the Flat River bridge to Crouch Rd. is expected to take two years.
  • Sligo

    Caplis Sligo Road Work

    Posted Sep 15, 2022
    Contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury are scheduled to begin road construction on Caplis Sligo Rd. from Sligo Rd. to Shadow Ridge Dr. beginning Monday, Sept. 19.
  • Roads

    Highway Department Maintenance

    Posted Aug 11, 2022
    Maintenance projects on Bossier Parish roads is more than adding either a new surface of asphalt or replacing damaged areas on the roadways.
  • Firetower Road

    Road Work Continues

    Posted Aug 9, 2022
    Bossier Parish Police Jury highway department workers are moving ahead with maintenance on parish roads, including repair and overlay projects throughout the parish.
  • Road

    Road Closure: Bodcau Dam Road

    Posted Aug 5, 2022
    Bodcau Dam Rd. located between Ben Durden Rd. and Duck Dam Rd. has been closed while contractors for the Corp of Engineers make repairs to washouts on the levee section of the roadway.
  • Linton

    Linton Road Overlay

    Posted Aug 2, 2022
    An overlay project on a portion of Linton Rd. from Parks Rd. to Linton Cutoff Rd. is currently underway and crews from the Bossier Parish Police Jury highway department are working to complete the job by the weekend.
  • Bridge Closed

    Flat River Bridge Closure

    Posted Jul 22, 2022
    According to an announcement by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, the LA Hwy. 527 bridge over Flat River in south Bossier Parish will be closed, beginning on Monday, August 1.
  • Bridge

    Linton Road Bridge Open

    Posted Jul 15, 2022
    There'll be no more detours for motorists hoping to drive Linton Rd. over Cypress Black Bayou. A new bridge over the reservoir was officially declared open to traffic Friday shortly after 4 p.m.
  • DOTD

    Jimmie Davis Highway Closure

    Posted Jul 11, 2022
    Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that on Sunday, July 17, the westbound lane of LA 511 (Jimmie Davis Hwy.) bridge over the Red River in Caddo and Bossier Parishes will be closed for routine bridge inspection.
  • DOTD

    I-20/I-220 Lane Closure

    Posted Jul 11, 2022
    Beginning Monday, July 18, at 7 a.m., the I-20 eastbound ramp to I-220 westbound (Exit 26 near Louisiana Downs) in Bossier Parish will be closed, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.
  • DOTD Photo

    DOTD Linton Road Bridge Update

    Posted May 19, 2022
    According to a news release from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, the Linton Road bridge replacement project over Cypress Black Bayou Reservoir in north Bossier Parish is making progress as it moves toward completion.
  • Sewer

    Airline Drive Sewer Project

    Posted May 19, 2022
    Commercial development along north Airline Dr. is continuing at a rapid pace and contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury are moving ahead with an extension of the parish's sewer system to help accommodate new businesses.
  • Hwy Department

    Bossier Parish Police Jury Highway Department Update

    Posted May 2, 2022
    Bossier Parish Police Jury highway department crews are busy keeping up with maintenance and repair of parish roads while also lending a helping hand to other parish entities when needed.
  • Bossier Parish

    U.S. Hwy. 80 and Bellevue Road Project

    Posted Apr 3, 2022
    An open house Thursday presented by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development introduced area residents to a proposed project designed to improve safety at one of the parish’s busiest intersections.
  • Pool Road Constructions Continues

    Poole Road Construction Continues

    Posted Mar 29, 2022
    Contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury continue to make progress on reconstruction of Poole Rd. in the southern part of the parish. Poole Rd. is one of more than 30 parish asphalt roads that were damaged during floods of 2015 and 2016.
  • Lane Closures

    LA Hwy 3 Lane Closures

    Posted Mar 24, 2022
    Work is scheduled to begin Friday, March 25 on a project to increase volume for turn lanes off LA Hwy. 3 (Benton Rd.) onto I-220, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.
  • ARKANSAS LINE RD CLOSURE 03-23-2022

    Arkansas Line Road Bridge Replacement

    Posted Mar 23, 2022
    Bossier Parish’s highway department will be replacing a bridge on Arkansas Line Rd. beginning Wednesday, March 23 and closure is expected to last 7-10 days (weather permitting).
  • DOTD

    Upcoming Road Closures

    Posted Mar 23, 2022
    A pair of closures that will impact local motorists have been announced by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.