DOTD announces Houma Navigation Canal bridge closure
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 8:04:43 AM
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces the Houma Navigation Canal Bridge on LA 661 in Terrebonne Parish will be closed to vehicular traffic starting on May 18, 2020 at 10:00 AM to July 27, 2020 at 5:00 PM.

This closure is required in order to allow LADOTD’s contractor to perform emergency bridge repair work on the bridge to reinforce the steel grid deck.

Alternate routes around the Houma Navigation Bridge closure(s) are:

• LA 3040 (Tunnel Blvd.)
• LA 659 & LA 24 (Twin Span Bridge)

DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.

Area residents should exercise caution when driving, walking, or biking near an active construction zone.

Call 511 or visit for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call I-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at, by selecting MyDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.