Calcasieu River Saltwater Barrier extends operating hours for July 4th holiday

USACE New Orleans District
Published July 2, 2024

LAKE CHARLES, La. – The Calcasieu River Saltwater Barrier will have extended operating hours for the July 4, 2024 holiday, operating from 6:00 a.m. to midnight that day.


The boat launch at the CRSWB will be open for use during this time with the same operating hours as the structure. 


The CRSWB and boat launch will then resume their normal operating hours of 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. again beginning July 5, 2024.



Ricky Boyett

Release no. 24-034