African ship carrying sick crewmen to dock in New Orleans

Northbound Causeway closed overnight Friday

causeway1Beginning at 10 PM this Friday night, June 7, and during pre dawn hours Saturday morning, June 8, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will erect a truss over the entrance ramp to the northbound Causeway Bridge on the south shore.

Lane closures will begin at 10 PM Friday and the northbound Bridge will be completely closed to all traffic at 12:00 AM, midnight, Saturday June 8 to install the truss.

The northbound Bridge will reopen by 4 AM, Saturday morning. This concludes the major work for the Hurricane Protection Project.