US 90B/Crescent City Connection Bridge
Friday, January 20, 2017 at 3:57:51 PM

NEW ORLEANS, La - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that the U.S. 90B/Crescent City Connection Bridge remains closed due to police activity that began earlier today. Traffic is being diverted at Tchoupitoulas Street. The suggested alternate route for travelers needing to access the Westbank is the Hale Boggs/Luling Bridge. The Huey P. Long Bridge is currently experiencing congestion due to the activity.

Real-time around-the-clock New Orleans traffic updates can be accessed via Twitter @NOLA_Traffic. Additionally, motorists can access the latest updates on 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