I-12 open from Baton Rouge to Slidell; I-55 north, US 51 remain closed
Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 10:45:18 AM
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that I-12 eastbound and westbound is open from Baton Rouge to Slidell. Please keep the lanes clear for emergency response.

The northbound lanes of I-55 from University Avenue to the Mississippi state line are closed for debris removal. The northbound and southbound lanes of US 51 from LaPlace to Mississippi are closed due to debris and high water.

Check with parish officials before returning to impacted areas.

DOTD appreciates your patience as crews work swiftly to clear the roadways. Safety is of the utmost importance, for both our crews and motorists. Motorists can check www.511la.org or dial 511 to remain up-to-date on the latest closures. Out-of-state travelers can access the system by calling 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).