SLIDELL, LA (WVUE) - Extra travel time recommended for commuters in Slidell.
Crews have shut down Oak Harbor Boulevard at Highway 11 near the Schneider Canal for construction. The road closure will last Friday through March 8,2018 weather permitting.
On Thursday, March 8, traffic will be switched over to the newly designed configuration, which will include signals at Spartan Drive.
During construction drivers can use Spartan Drive as an alternate but be mindful of school zones in the area.
Emergency vehicles will not have access to Oak Harbor Boulevard, as the entire roadway will be closed. Highway 11 will remain open.