UPDATE: Flood Gate, LA 23, Plaquemines Parish
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 at 11:49:30 AM
UPDATE: The floodgate is now open.


The flood gate (ACW08) on Southbound LA 23, located at the northern entrance of the Belle Chasse Tunnel approximately a quarter of a mile south of the LA 23 / LA 3017 intersection, in Belle Chasse, is closed

Safety Reminder:

With the threat of severe weather and heavy rainfall that may impact areas of the state, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) reminds motorists to take extra precautions should traveling be necessary.

Additional Closure Information:

Call 511 or visit www.511la.org for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511). Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at www.dotd.la.gov, by selecting MYDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.

Contact Information:

Bridge City - District 02
Office: 504-437-3176