The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has announced an updated lane closure schedule for this week’s work to restore the LA 1 tolling system at the elevated LA 1 Expressway entrance ramp in Leeville. This work may cause delays to those with interests in Port Fourchon, so please plan accordingly.
GeauxPass Lane 2 (On the left)
- Monday, August 15 from 5:00 p.m. until midnight
- Tuesday, August 16 from 5:00 p.m. until midnight
- Wednesday, August 17 from 5:00 p.m. until midnight
- Thursday, August 18 from 5:00 p.m. until midnight
The right lane, which was previously used for cash and credit options at the toll booth, will be open for thru traffic.Beginning in late summer/early fall, tolling operations at LA 1 in Leeville will resume with a new cashless system, following repairs made from damage caused by Hurricane Ida in August 2021. To learn more about the changes, click here.
The maximum width on Lane 1 is 8’-7”. All motorists with loads exceeding 8’-7” in width will need a permit and contraflow escort. Please note that contraflow escorts are only allowed after sunrise and before sunset. For information on truck permits, email Dotdlageauxpermits@la.gov or call (800) 654-1433.
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.