Duplessis Road at RR crossing closed until May 8 at noon

Duplessis Road at RR crossing closed until May 8 at noon
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POSTED: Monday, May 5, 2014 - 4:43pm

UPDATED: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 2:41pm

Officials with Kansas City Southern announced this afternoon Duplessis Road at the KCS train track will remain closed until noon Thursday, May 8.

Duplessiss Road was scheduled to open at that location on Wednesday, May 7 at 4 p.m. but officials said the work completion deadline has been extended.

UPDATE 5-7-14: The railroad crossing at Duplessis Road is approximately two tenths of a mile west of Airline Highway (U.S. 61). Officials with Kansas City Southern said the repairs are being made so vehicle travel across the tracks at that location will be smoother.

Alternate routes to Duplessis Road include:

- Airline Highway to LA 73 south to Duplessis Road

- Airline Highway to Post Office Road west to LA 73 south to Duplessis Road

- Airline Highway to LA 621 west to LA 73 north to Duplessis Road

- Airline Highway to LA 621 west to Bishop Woods Road north to Josh Brown Road west and continuing north on Bishop Woods Road north to Duplessis Road

- Airline Highway to LA 621 west to Tiggy Duplessis Road north to Duplessis Road

- LA 73 north from I-10 to LA 621 east to Tiggy Duplessis Road north to Duplessis Road

- LA 73 north from I-10 to Duplessis Road

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ORIGINAL: Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced today Duplessis Road will close at the Kansas City Southern railroad crossing for repairs on Tuesday, May 6 at 7 a.m. and reopen on Wednesday, May 7 at 4 p.m.

The railroad crossing at Duplessis Road is approximately two tenths of a mile west of Airline Highway (U.S. 61). Officials with Kansas City Southern said the repairs are being made so vehicle travel across the tracks at that location will be smoother.

Alternate routes to Duplessis Road include:
- Airline Highway to LA 73 south to Duplessis Road
- Airline Highway to Post Office Road west to LA 73 south to Duplessis Road
- Airline Highway to LA 621 west to LA 73 north to Duplessis Road
- Airline Highway to LA 621 west to Bishop Woods Road north to Josh Brown Road west and continuing north on Bishop Woods Road north to Duplessis Road
- Airline Highway to LA 621 west to Tiggy Duplessis Road north to Duplessis Road
- LA 73 north from I-10 to LA 621 east to Tiggy Duplessis Road north to Duplessis Road
- LA 73 north from I-10 to Duplessis Road
 

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