NEW ORLEANS, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced today that the Gretna Ferry will operate on a different schedule for the Fourth of July holiday, starting this Sunday at 2:30 p.m. and ending with the last departure from Canal Street at 10 p.m.
Anticipating an increase in traffic due to the fireworks show scheduled for 9 p.m., the ferry will make an additional trip, if needed.
The ferry will return to its normal schedule on Monday, July 5.
More information about the ferries can be found at www.dotd.louisiana.gov/operations/cccd/ or by calling (504) 376-8100.