DOTD announces alternating lane closures at Judge Seeber Bridge
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 3:33:27 PM

NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that the Judge Seeber (Claiborne Avenue) Bridge will experience alternating lane closures in both directions beginning Monday, Dec. 18 through Wednesday, Dec. 20., and from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., daily, for repairs.

Crews will be making repairs to the bridge’s traffic barrier and guide rail, which is railing generally used on long waterway crossings to complement aesthetics.

All repair 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 the 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.