Lake Charles, La. -- Road closures continue throughout the Lake Area as the city continues to expand and improve.

For approximately the next week, beginning Thursday, December 1, an alternating lane closure is scheduled for E. Prien Lake Road from Common Street to Enterprise Boulevard, said a City of Lake Charles press release.

The alternating lane closure will allow for street repairs. Local business will remain accessible. Motorists are encouraged to drive with caution and adhere to flagmen assisting with traffic.