LA 23 lane update
Thursday, August 04, 2022 at 3:27:21 PM
UPDATE: The traffic shift is extended until August 19, 2022.


The traffic shift is extended until July 29, 2022.

Plenary Infrastructure announces that the traffic switch between the Algiers Outfall Canal Bridge and X Street on northbound and southbound LA 23 is extended through July 14, 2022. Expect intermittent lane closures between 7:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m.

The work is in preparation for the new Belle Chasse Bridge and is weather permitting.

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

Additional Information:
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 for 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 website at

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