By: Louisiana DOTD
Effective immediately, the following road closures are in place in St Mary parish. The roads will be reopened as soon as conditions improve.

  • LA 317 from Bayou Sale Levee to Burns Point Lane
  • LA 319 from LA 83 to end of LA 319 - NOW OPEN
With the threat of severe weather and heavy rainfall that may impact areas of the state, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) reminds motorists to take extra precautions should traveling be necessary.

Motorists are encouraged to check the status of road conditions prior to beginning commutes to impacted areas by utilizing the following resources for the latest information regarding road conditions:

• 511 Traveler Information: Travelers can also find information regarding road closures by visiting the 511 Traveler Information website at or by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region about which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can access the system by calling 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511)
• MyDOTD: Motorists can receive automatic and up-to-date information on local projects, lane and road closures, and other DOTD activity by signing up for MyDOTD at
• Social media: Additional information can be found at DOTD's Facebook and Twitter pages.