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BRIDGE CLOSURE NOTICE – CUT OFF LIFT BRIDGE:

According to the Lafourche Parish Public Works Department, the Cut Off Lift Bridge (also known as Le Pont D’Or Bridge) will be closed to vehicular traffic tomorrow, November 21, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. to allow parish employees to reinstall a motor.

The bridge will be closed to motorists but will remain open to marine traffic.

Alternate routes to cross Bayou Lafourche during this bridge closure are as follows:
(*DOTD recommended routes)

– To the North: Larose Lift Bridge in Larose
– To the South: Cote Blanche Pontoon Bridge in Cut Off

Please be aware of workers in the area during the scheduled maintenance time. Lafourche Parish Public Works appreciates your patience during this brief inconvenience.

For more information about local bridges, visit Lafourche Parish Government’s Bridge List: http://www.lafourchegov.org/departments/public-works/bridge-list


LANE CLOSURE NOTICE – HWY. 3235 IN LAROSE:

According to the South Lafourche Levee District, effective Wednesday, September 27, 2017 through January 1, 2018, a portion of both southbound lanes of LA Hwy. 3235 in Larose between Hwy. 24 (Bourg-Larose Highway) and Hwy. 657/W. 11th Street (Larose Link intersection at Frank’s Supermarket) will be closed to vehicular traffic.

The northbound lane of that section of highway will be converted to two lanes of traffic; one going north, the other going south. The southbound lane closures will remain in effect for the next several months to allow South Lafourche Levee District (SLLD) contractors to raise the highway to meet the elevation of the levee across LA 3235 in Larose.

Please be patient and drive with caution in this area.


GLPC WEATHER UPDATES:

Visit the Port Commission’s WEATHER AND STORM INFO webpage for weather updates, current storm information, and helpful storm prep information and resources.


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FLOODGATE & LOCK UPDATES:

You can get information on local floodgates, locks, and levees on the South Lafourche Levee District website at www.slld.org, on Facebook (search South Lafourche Levee District) and Twitter, by calling the On-Call Personnel listed on their floodgate notifications, or by calling the South Lafourche Levee District office at (985) 632-7554.

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