Harvey Tunnel closure adjustment leads to accessible eastbound daily traffic
Tuesday, February 20, 2024 at 3:39:48 PM
Harvey, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announces a change to the scheduled closure of the Harvey Tunnel beginning Wednesday, February 21.
  • Eastbound traffic, originally scheduled to be fully closed through March 1, will only be closed to evening traffic from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Eastbound lanes of the Harvey Tunnel will be open to traffic daily from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. through March 1.
  • The westbound lanes of the Harvey Tunnel will be closed through May 31, 2024, for tunnel rehabilitation.
These closures are part of the $53 million Harvey Canal Tunnel Rehabilitation Project.

Full closure information can be found at this link: https://wwwapps.dotd.la.gov/administration/announcements/Announcement.aspx?key=34989

Route Name: Eastbound US 90 BUS
Start Date: Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 7:00 PM
End Date: Friday, March 01, 2024 at 6:00 AM
(Weather Permitting)
Closure Type: Roadwork
Start Cross Street: Havey Tunnel
Recurrence: Eastbound Harvey Tunnel will have a recurring night-time closure from Tuesday night, Feb 21st - Friday, March 1st, 7 PM - 6 AM each night for tunnel rehabilitation. Eastbound will be open during the day
Detour/Alternate Route: Elevated US 90 BUS or 4th Street

Route Name: Westbound US 90 Business
Start Date: Current
End Date: Friday, May 31, 2024 at 6:00 PM
(Weather Permitting)
Closure Type: Roadwork
Closure Reason: Closure
Closure Category: Full Closure
Start Cross Street: Harvey Tunnel
Recurrence: Westbound will be continuously closed from 6 AM Wednesday, Feb 21st - to 6 PM Friday, May 31st, for tunnel rehabilitation
Detour: Elevated Expressway, US 90 B, and 4th Street