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Posted: Saturday, 25 January 2014 12:13PM

DOTD road report



Area roads are rapidly seeing improvement, although some roads remain closed. Read more...
 
MAJOR ROADS:
All lanes are open on the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway Bridge in both directions.
The Lapalco Bridge at the Harvey Canal has been reopened to vehicular traffic
The Huey P. Long Bridge is now open in both directions.
All lanes are open on US 90 in both directions on the Danziger Bridge.
All lanes are open on I-12 East at US 51.
All lanes are open on I-10 in both directions between I-310 South (Kenner) and US 51 (Laplace).
All lanes open, I-55 North and South bound.
  I-12, from LA 3003 (Range Avenue) to the EBR Parish Line, is closed in both directions due to dangerous icy conditions.
  The Sunshine Bridge is open. All lanes are open on LA 3213 in both directions at the Veterans Memorial Bridge (Gramercy Bridge).
   LA 22 Bridge over the Tickfaw River is closed; the LA 22 Bridge over the Tickfaw River is closed.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces the following update for roadway closures in respective parishes. Motorists are urged to stay off the roads whenever possible and use extra caution if traveling during hazardous weather conditions.  Read more...

As a reminder, the Lower Algiers to Chalmette ferry remains out of service.

Orleans Parish
·         I-10 Twin Span Bridge (REOPENED)
·         Crescent City Connection Bridge/U.S. 90 B HOV lanes
·         Danziger Bridge/U.S. 90  (REOPENED)
·         Judge Seeber/Claiborne Avenue Bridge at La. 39
·         Paris Road /Green Bridge across the Mississippi River Gulf Outlet at La. 47
·         Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge on Leon C. Simon (REOPENED)

Orleans/Plaquemines Parishes
·         La. 407/Lower Coast Algiers Bridge across Intracoastal Waterway (REOPENED)

Orleans/St. Tammany Parishes
·         U.S. Highway 11 Bridge across Lake Pontchartrain (REOPENED)

Jefferson/Orleans Parishes
·         Huey P. Long Bridge/U.S. 90  (REOPENED)
·         I-10 East between Laplace and Kenner  (REOPENED)

Lafourche Parish
·         Bayou Lafourche Bridges
o   Bellevue Bridge (REOPENED)
o   Rita Bridge (REOPENED)
o   St. Charles Bridge (REOPENED)

St. Charles Parish
·         I-10 East between Laplace and Kenner (REOPENED)
·         I-10 West at I-310
·         I-310/Airline Interchange ramps (REOPENED)
·         I-310/Luling Bridge  (REOPENED)

Terrebonne Parish
·         La. 315/Bayou Du Large Bridge (REOPENED)
·         U.S. 90 West, Amelia, La. (western Terrebonne Parish line) to La. 311 (REOPENED)

 St. Mary Parish
    All elevated portions of US 90 in St. Mary Parish are closed.
    The LA 182 bridge in Amelia at the Assumption Parish line and LA 182 Greenwood Overpass in Morgan City are closed.
    The Intracoastal bridge on LA 317 is closed.

DOTD is working with local law enforcement and will advise of further updates.

Motorists can access the latest updates on real-time traffic and road conditions using the 511 Traveler Information System by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region about which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).

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