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Portions of Dulles Drive to Close Due to Widening

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The Public Works Department announced today that Dulles Drive will be closed from the eastern part of its intersection with Westgate Road (LA 93) to Bon Manage Circle and that N. Domingue Road will be closed from Ravine Run Road to Dulles Drive beginning Monday, March 15th

Posted: Mar 4, 2021 8:05 AM

The Public Works Department announced today that Dulles Drive will be closed from the eastern part of its intersection with Westgate Road (LA 93) to Bon Manage Circle and that N. Domingue Road will be closed from Ravine Run Road to Dulles Drive beginning Monday, March 15th, weather permitting, before lunch for approximately 1.5 years.

The complete project is expected to take 1.5 additional years with 1 year completed and generally entails the widening of Dulles Drive from two-laned asphalt roadway with open ditches to three lanes concrete roadway with subsurface drainage, sidewalks, and streetlights from eastern side of its intersection with Westgate Rd. (LA 93) through Ambassador Caffery. The bridge will be replaced; a roundabout and additional turn lane will be constructed at N. Domingue Road and Ambassador Caffery, respectively.

This is multiple phased project.

Detour routes will be posted and will direct motorists to utilize N. Domingue Rd., W. Congress Rd., and Rue de Belier (LA 93). Local Access for The Open Door Church located at 1709 Dulles Drive will be maintained via N. Domingue Rd. Access for the Fox Chase Estates will be at Open Meadows Dr. only. Access for La Village with be at Bon Manage. For a link to the detour map click here.

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