According to a City of Lake Charles media release, work will continue on an area drainage project on Wednesday, October 16, for the north and southbound lanes of Laurel Street, between University Drive and Jefferson Drive. The area will be closed to vehicular thru traffic, beginning at 7:00am.  There will be local access for residents from the northbound direction.

The closure has been scheduled to allow crews to complete work on a drainage repair project. Weather permitting, the temporary closure is expected to last until 5:00pm on Wednesday, October 30.

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