SELA Orleans

S. Claiborne Ave. Traffic Update

On 18 February 2015, Cajun Constructors will close the S. Claiborne Ave median roadways at Eagle St. and Monroe St. to allow for construction of the new drainage box culvert. To accommodate these roadway closures, Cajun has installed a temporary median cross-over between Eagle St. and Monroe St to allow access to and from S. Claiborne Ave (westbound lanes only). Cajun Constructors will also reopen the S. Claiborne Ave median crossing at Mistletoe St to allow for access to and from S. Claiborne Ave (also westbound lanes only).

St. Charles Ave. Traffic Shift

On Friday, 20 February 2015, Cajun Constructors will detour eastbound (downtown bound) St. Charles Ave traffic to the westbound (north side) of St. Charles Ave between Leontine Street and Octavia Street. The traffic shift is required for construction of the new drainage box culvert and water mains for the SELA-Orleans Drainage Improvements project. This traffic shift will be required for a duration of 3 months.

Louisiana Ave, Traffic Lane Shift

On Monday, 23 February 2015, Boh Bros Construction Co will shift the southbound traffic lane of Louisiana Ave into the northbound side lanes between Clara St. and S. Robertson St per the attached traffic plan. Northbound Louisiana Ave will be reduced to one lane in this reach. The traffic shift is required for construction of the Clara St sewer siphon and the new drainage box culvert along Louisiana Ave. The lane shift will be required for a duration of 8 months.