Senator Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge now open
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 1:34:47 PM
New Orleans, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that the Senator Ted Hickey/Seabrook Bridge over the Industrial Canal is now open to all vehicular and marine traffic. The bridge had been closed since January 15 so that crews could make mechanical repairs. All repairs are now complete, and no future closures of the bridge are anticipated.

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