GONZALES – Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez said a one-block portion of Roddy Road between Weber City Road (La. 429) and Airline Highway (U.S. 61) is closed. Utility crews from Entergy are performing preventative maintenance work on power lines in that area.

Entergy officials said the work will take at least two days to complete.

Alternative routes include La. 429 at U.S. 61 from the west, La. 429 at La. 431 from the east and La. 429 at Denham Road from the north.