REVISED: Tchoupitoulas on-ramp and multiple lane closures scheduled for CCC Bridge inspection
Tuesday, November 01, 2016 at 5:41:28 PM

Contact: Bambi Hall

NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces multiple lane closures on westbound U.S. 90B and the westbound Tchoupitoulas on-ramp, near Mardi Gras World, for inspection of the Crescent City Connection Bridge between the hours of 7 a.m. and 2 p.m., daily.

The lane closure schedule is as follows:

All inspection activity is weather dependent and may be rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. DOTD appreciates the motoring public’s patience and reminds drivers to please exercise caution when traveling through work zone areas and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment. Area residents should exercise caution when driving, walking or biking near an active work zone.

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 on which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Travelers can also access this information by visiting the 511 Traveler Information Web site at Additionally, real-time around-the-clock New Orleans traffic updates can be accessed via Twitter @NOLA_Traffic.