Jul 2, 2012 10:33 AM by Melissa Canone
Fort Polk's Freedom Fest extravaganza will be held July 4 at 4 p.m. at Headquarters Field. Community members attending please note that several roads on Fort Polk will be closed due to the eve nt.
Beginning Monday, July 2, La. Hwy. 467, northbound and southbound lanes, from Corps Road to Third Street, will close at 6 a.m. and reopen July 6 at 6 a.m.
Corps Road is closed all day July 4. Only those with access passes will be allowed on the road.
Fort Polk's military police will post detour signs. Motorists must seek alternate routes for these roads.
If attending the event, patrons without military ID cards should park at Honor Field and take a shuttle bus to and from Headquarters Field. Those with a military ID card can park at Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, the Battle Command Training Center, the Fort Polk Library and Education Center,
the Post Exchange and commissary.
For more information call 531-1787.