511 Traffic Systems in Louisiana
America's Traveler Information Number, 511, allows you to listen to road information from the convenience of your own phone. This number provides updates on road and weather conditions, construction delays, and traffic congestion.
After dialing 511, you'll be given a menu to choose from. You can make your selection via either voice activation or by pushing a number key. You will then be further prompted on how to access specific information for routes, regions or municipalities.
511 is also available on the web. Here, you can find live traffic updates, information for truckers, visitor information, and more.
Also use 511 in other states while you're traveling. It's available in many other U.S. states, though not all.