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I-10 Project at Henderson, Louisiana
« on: June 18, 2021, 04:44:58 PM »

Looking at Google Maps, I see a reconstruction project on I-10 in the Henderson area. The strange thing about it is that they added a new lane to the Atchafalaya Basin Bridges, but only for the first 200 feet or so on the west end. Any idea what their reason is for doing this?



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Re: I-10 Project at Henderson, Louisiana
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2021, 06:40:09 PM »

The project to add the third lane in each direction of I-10 is from the beginning/end of the Atchafalaya Basin bridge (near the Henderson exit) to the interchange with I-49. Either that little piece of the bridge with a third lane is temporary to account for the lane shift, or itís just a short section as two become 3 lanes or the merge down from 3 to 2 going eastbound. Iím surprised the expansion didnít go a little further west to the other metro Lafayette exits.



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