Poydras Revetment Operation MM-81.0 LDB secured for the weekend; Anchorage Restriction Still in Effect

The ACOE Poydras Revetment Operation at MM-81.0 LDB is secured for the weekend. The Mat Sinking Unit is folded in, but extends approximately 300 ft into the river from the Left Descending Bank. Two-way traffic is authorized for all vessels. All vessels are requested to pass at their slowest, safe speed. Twelve Mile Anchorage remains closed above MM-80. Mat Sinking Operations will resume at 0600 Monday, November 26th.

Tony Marinelli, Watch Supervisor
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114
504-365-2514