Traffic coordination information related to SELA work

Published Dec. 12, 2014

UPDATED INFORMATION: Camp Street closure is postponed until Monday, December 22, 2014.

ORIGINAL MESSAGE: NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, and its contractors have temporarily opened Camp Street at Jefferson Avenue that was previously closed for utility work related to the Southeast Louisiana Drainage Project (SELA).

On Tuesday, December 9, 2014, Camp Street was opened at Jefferson Avenue. The road will experience a one-day closure on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 for temporary asphalt paving.

Additionally, Magazine Street at Jefferson Avenue will open on Friday, December 12, 2014.

Throughout construction, The Corps will continue to work closely with its partners at the City of New Orleans. For questions or comments, please call the SELA Construction Hotline at 504-585-2450. For updated information, please visit the Corps website at or the Corps Facebook page at

Rene Poche

Release no. 14-068