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DOTD Announces Update to Temporary Bridge Closures in Acadiana

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced the following Acadiana bridge updates after structures were temporary closed due to potential and post impacts from Hurricane Delta.

Posted: Oct 12, 2020 12:17 PM

LAFAYETTE, La. - The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development announced the following Acadiana bridge updates after structures were temporary closed due to potential and post impacts from Hurricane Delta.

ACADIA
• ESTHERWOOD PONTOON – inoperable, due to high water (open to vehicle traffic only)

IBERIA – all open to marine and vehicle traffic
• BAYOU CARLIN - DELCAMBRE BRIDGE
• TECHE BAYOU at NELSON CANAL
• TECHE BAYOU at JEFFERSON STREET
• TECHE BAYOU at DUPERIOR STREET
• TECHE BAYOU at LEWIS STREET
• PATOUT BAYOU WEEKS ISLAND
• TECHE BAYOU at BAYSIDE
• TECHE BAYOU at LOREAUVILLE
• TECHE BAYOU at MORBIHAN
• TECHE BAYOU at DASPIT
• TECHE BAYOU at JEANERETTE
• TECHE BAYOU at OLIVIER

LAFAYETTE – all open to marine and vehicle traffic
• VERMILION at AMBASSADOR CAFFERY
• VERMILION RIVER (PINHOOK RD)
• VERMILION RIVER at ELOI BROUSARD
• VERMILION RIVER at MILTON

ST. MARTIN – all open to marine and vehicle traffic
• TECHE BAYOU at BREAUX BRIDGE
• TECHE BAYOU at ST MARTINVILLE
• TECHE BAYOU at KEYSTONE
• TECHE BAYOU at PARKS

ST. MARY – all open to marine and vehicle traffic
• TECHE BAYOU at ADELINE
• TECHE BAYOU at WILLOW
• TECHE BAYOU at CHARENTON
• TECHE BAYOU at STERLING

VERMILION
• HUMBLE CANAL PONTOON – inoperable, due to high water (open to marine traffic only)
• LITTLE PRAIRIE (OLD ICC) – open to marine and vehicle traffic
• TIGRE BAYOU – inoperable, due to power outage (open to vehicle traffic only)
• VERMILION at ABBEVILLE BYPASS – inoperable, due to power outage (open to vehicle traffic only)
• VERMILION at OLD ABBEVILLE – inoperable, due to power outage (open to vehicle traffic only)
• VERMILION RIVER (PERRY) – inoperable, due to power outage (open to vehicle traffic only)
• VERMILLION RIVER at WOODLAWN BRIDGE – inoperable, due to power outage (open to vehicle traffic only)

DOTD will continue to monitor bridge conditions and will advise of any changes.

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 activity by signing up for MyDOTD at www.dotd.la.gov.
511 Traveler Information: Travelers can also find information regarding road closures and traffic by visiting www.511la.org 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).

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