Security Alert: Landslide in La Paz

Subject: Security Alert: Landslide in La Paz

Location: La Paz

Event: A landslide in La Paz, in the Sopocachi Bajo / Llojeta neighborhood, has closed off the Kantutani / Costanera Avenue between the Zona Sur and downtown La Paz, as well as the Trillizo Bridges and the Yellow Teleférico line. The closures will have a major effect on transit throughout the city.

Actions to Take:

  • Monitor the ABC website for official reports at http://transitabilidad.abc.gob.bo/mapa/.
  • Monitor local media for updates on road conditions.
  • Plan for alternate travel routes or remain in place if planned travel is inhibited.
  • Do not attempt to traverse roads affected by landslides and flooding.

 Assistance:

– U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia

+(591) (2) 216-8246

+(591) (2) 216-8500 (after hours)

ConsularLaPazACS@state.gov

– State Department – Consular Affairs

+1 (888) 407-4747 or +1 (202) 501-4444

Bolivia Country Information

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