The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) have now completed the revetment operations at Plaquemine Bend location which was the last site for revetment operations below Baton Rouge.
The Lower Mississippi River Vessel Traffic Service has just reopened the channel in this area without transit restrictions – normal operations.
The Big River Coalition’s U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) 2020/2021 Revetment Schedule and Transit Restrictions Update 12321 is here.
2020/21 USACE Revetment Schedule and
Restrictions Secondary Locations Below Baton Rouge
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2020/2021 Scheduled Dates
|Avondale Bend||108.6 RDB||COMPLETED||COMPLETED|
|Saint Gabriel||200.0 LDB||COMPLETED||COMPLETED|
|Plaquemine Bend||208.5 RDB||January 7 to January 14
January 19 to January 23