News Flash


Posted on: March 9, 2021

Road or Lane Status LA 23, Plaquemines Parish, Empire


Southbound and northbound LA 23, near the bridge to South Plaquemines High School, in Empire - there will be alternating lane closures starting Wednesday, March 10, 2021, until Friday, April 30, 2021, closed 24-hours a day; for work related to cross drain replacement on LA 23.

Safety Reminder:

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

Additional Information:

Call 511 or visit for additional information. Out-of-state travelers may call 1-888-ROAD-511 (1-888-762-3511).

Motorists may also monitor the LA DOTD website at, by selecting MYDOTD, or by visiting the DOTD Facebook and Twitter pages.