Sunshine Bridge Alternate (West) Channel Span Open Without Restriction

The equipment, vessels and scaffolding associated with the Sunshine Bridge repairs have been removed from the Alternate (West) Channel Span.
The Sunshine Bridge Alternate (West) Channel Span (Mile Marker 167.5, Right Descending Bank) is now open to navigation without restriction.

Marine Safety Information Bulletin Vol XIX Issue 013 (Waterway Status – Sunshine Bridge Operations MM 167 – 168 AHP LMR) is rescinded.

For further information, contact VTS Lower Mississippi River on CH-5a or at the phone number below.

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