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DOTD to host meeting about Jackson St. bridge

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development  will host a meeting to provide information on the upcoming Jackson Street Bridge project..

The meeting will be held Thursday, August 22, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Alexandria City Hall located at 915 Third Street.

Representatives from DOTD and the local governments will be in attendance. 

The Jackson Street Bridge rehabilitation is a $5.4 million project that involves mechanical and electrical rehabilitation and structural deck repairs to the bridge.

DOTD plans to widen the sidewalks and install handrails. The work is set to begin in September 2013 and run through the winter of 2013.    

For more information visit www.dotd.la.gov, email dotdcs@la.gov, or call DOTD's Customer Service Center at 225- 379-1232 or 1-877-452-3683. Hours of operation for DOTD are Monday through Friday,  7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Motorists can access up-to-date travel information by dialing 511 or by visiting www.511la.org

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