Notice to Navigators: Tchefuncta River

Drawbridge Operations: Tchefuncta River


Notice Number2022-04860
Date: This rule is effective April 7, 2022.

Final rule. 

The Coast Guard is changing the operating schedule that governs the State Route 22 (SR 22) drawbridge across the Tchefuncta River mile 2.5, Madisonville, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana. This action is necessary to relieve vehicular traffic congestion along SR 22 near Madisonville, LA during peak traffic periods on weekdays. 

To view documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket, go to Type USCG-2016-0963 in the “SEARCH” box and click “SEARCH.” In the Document Type column, select “Supporting & Related Material.” 

If you have questions on this rule, call or email call or email Mr. Doug Blakemore, Eighth Coast Guard District Bridge Administrator; telephone (504) 671-2128, email

Federal Register: Drawbridge Operation Regulation; Tchefuncta River