LA 46 (St. Bernard Hwy.) Intersection Closure Saturday for RR Maintenance
Friday, August 25, 2023 at 11:35:12 AM
St. Bernard Parish, La. - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announces that the intersection of LA 46 (St. Bernard Hwy.) at Center St. will undergo railroad maintenance on Saturday and be closed to the public. Both westbound and eastbound traffic on LA 46 will be detoured between 5 a.m., Saturday, August 26, 2023, and 5 a.m., Sunday, August 27, 2023.

  • Eastbound detour: Poland Ave. to LA 39 (N. Claiborne/W. Judge Perez) to LA 47 (Paris Rd.)
  • Westbound detour: LA 47 (Paris Rd.) to LA 39 (W. Judge Perez/N. Claiborne) to Poland Ave.
All work is weather permitting.

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

DOTD has the following resources in place to assist motorists.
  • MyDOTD: Motorists can receive information on local projects, lane and road closures, and other DOTD activities by signing up for MyDOTD at
  • 511 Traveler Information: Travelers can also find information regarding road closures and traffic by downloading the 511 app, visiting, or by dialing 511 from their telephone and saying the route or region about which they are seeking information. Out-of-state travelers can access the system by calling 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).