Prospect Bridge Replacement Project Update
Thursday, July 21, 2011 at 2:16:53 PM

Current work:
The bridge crews are currently forming the platform for the north pier. The platform is the concrete slab that connects the tops of the columns on each pier. On these platforms, the bridge machinery is used to raise and lower the main span.

Completed work:
The columns are completed on both piers.

For questions or comments, contact DOTD’s Customer Service Center at 1-877-4LA-DOTD (1-877-452-3683) or e-mail The center is open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. You can also visit the project’s Web page by going to and clicking on "Projects" from the Programs & Projects section of the main menu on the left-hand side of the page and selecting the Prospect Bridge La. 3087 Houma Project link.

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Again, we thank you for your feedback and patience during this construction. Additionally, at your convenience, please let us know how we are doing by filling out our Customer Service Survey.