DOTD announces I-10 Twin Span Bridge reopened
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 8:58:31 AM

NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces it has reopened all lanes of the Interstate 10 Twin Span Bridge, making the route from Mississippi to New Orleans accessible.

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, motorists can utilize the new "Way to Geaux" application to receive real-time, around the clock travel alerts. The hands-free, eyes-free "smart phone" application can be downloaded on any iPhone or Android device by visiting either the iTunes App Store, or Google Play.