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Ochsner LGMC announces road closures

Posted at 9:23 AM, Jun 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-28 10:23:49-04

As Ochsner Lafayette General Medical Center continue to make construction progress on the new six-floor tower and expansion of the hospital, Coolidge Drive between Hospital Drive and S. College Road as well as the main entrance to Ochsner LGMC will be closed from 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 29 until 7 a.m. Friday, July 2.

  • Only the lane in front of/closest to Ochsner LGMC will be closed during this time.
  • Traffic from S. College to Coolidge will remain open.
  • The circular drive entrance into Burdin Riehl will remain accessible and will not be impacted.

Patients, visitors, and staff should use the West Tower/Emergency Department entrances during this time.

To read more about Ochsner’s investment in Acadiana, visit

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