The New Orleans Public Belt Railroad would like to thank the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice in defense of freedom and way of life. As well we want to extend our gratitude to those service men and women who continue to protect us today. Although Monday May 28th is Memorial Day the NOPB will be in full operation and should experience no delays as a result.
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Huey P. Long Bridge
Did you know that this NOPB-owned and maintained bridge over the Mississippi River is the longest and highest steel railroad bridge in the U.S.? Read more »
Public Meeting Notices
Click here to view City of New Orleans and Public Belt Railroad Commission meeting dates.
New Orleans Public Belt operates nearly 25 miles of main track and 97 miles of yard track, exclusively serving many of the Port of New Orleans facilities on the east bank of the Mississippi River.