Alternating lane closures on LA 23
Friday, May 13, 2022 at 3:29:12 PM
BELLE CHASSE, La. — Expect extended alternating lane closures on LA 23 between Timber Ridge Drive and X Street as crews widen the existing Algiers Outfall Canal Bridge and install detour paving, widen the shoulders, and pave the medians for Phase 1A work.
Closures will take place during non-peak hours (7:00 PM - 5:00 AM) starting Monday, May 16th and extend through Friday, June 17th.

The widening project is in preparation for the new Belle Chasse Bridge.

From Plenary Infrastructure Belle Chasse:

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