UPDATE - Traffic Alert: Temporary Closure of Southbound Ocean Drive at Louisiana Avenue Intersection

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Beginning on Monday, April 25, a temporary closure of Ocean Drive at the Louisiana Avenue intersection will be in place for Southbound traffic for up to seven days. This temporary intersection closure will allow the contractor to complete the final riding surface installation at the Ocean Drive and Louisiana Avenue intersection.

Detour Information:

  • Using westbound Louisiana Avenue, southbound traffic will be detoured to Santa Fe Street
  • The southbound lanes of Ocean Drive will remain open for use from Leming Avenue to Airline Road
  • The eastbound lanes of Louisiana Avenue from Santa Fe Street to Ocean Drive will be closed to thru traffic, and access to Ocean Drive will be closed

Please use alternate routes to avoid delays. Access to residences will be maintained along the construction path.

Safety is a top priority, so motorists are reminded to be aware of the work zone and follow posted signs. 

The “Revive the Drive” project is scheduled to be completed in Summer 2022. For the latest information on the Ocean Drive project, please visit www.cctexas.com/oceandrive.

For more information, media representatives can contact Public Information Officer Cynthia Garcia at 361-826-3528 or cynthiag2@cctexas.com.