Causeway Interchange Project Closure Update
Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 11:42:20 AM

On Sunday, January 22, from 5 a.m. until approximately 3 p.m., I-10 east and west will be completely closed at Causeway.


The contractor will be pouring concrete over I-10 and modifying the pavement striping in order to accommodate new on ramps opening soon.


Heavy delays are expected. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate east/west routes such as Veterans, Airline, Earhart, and Jefferson Hwy.


 I-10 east closures:


All I-10 east traffic will exit at Clearview. 

Detour: Go south on Clearview to US 61 (Airline Dr.), then east on Airline to I-10 east. 


The following ramps will be closed:


I-10 east on-ramp from southbound Causeway will be closed

Detour to Airline Dr.

I-10 east on-ramp from nouthbound and southbound Clearview will also be closed

Northbound detour: Take Veterans and re-enter I-10 east at Bonnabel.

Southbound detour: Take Airline Dr. 


Note: I -10 east on-ramp from northbound Causeway will remain open.



I-10 West closures:


I-10 West will be closed at Bonnabel, all traffic will exit at Bonnabel.

 Detour to I-10 east, west on Airline Dr., north on Clearview to I-10 west

                  Traffic headed to Metairie should exit at West End Blvd.


The following ramps will also be closed:


I-10 west on-ramp from northbound Causeway will be closed.

 Detour to U-turn north of Veterans and return on Causeway south to I-10 West.

       I-10 west on-ramp from Bonnabel will be closed.

Veterans & Bonnabel detour west on Veterans and enter I-10 west at Clearview or at the temporary Severn entrance.

Finally, the I-10 west on ramp from Pontchartrain Blvd. will also be closed.

Detour to I-10 east onto Airline Dr.


Note: I -10 west on-ramp from southbound Causeway will remain open.



DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the construction site and be on the lookout for work crews and their equipment.