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Poche Road Bridge Set to Close for Repairs

DOTD inspectors have issued reports that the Poche Road Bridge is in dire need of repairs.

Posted: Jan 25, 2021 4:16 PM

(St. Martinville, La.)- DOTD inspectors have issued reports that the Poche Road Bridge is in dire need of repairs. Therefore, the St. Martin Parish Council passed a resolution declaring that a public emergency exists relative to the repair of this structure, thus preventing the need for closure during a prolonged bid process. The Parish President has secured the services of a competent contractor, and repairs will commence Thursday, January 28, 2021. Hence, the bridge will be closed on Thursday at 6:30 A.M. and shall remain closed until all repairs are completed. The repairs are estimated to take 3-4 weeks.

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