NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, and its contractors will temporarily close a section of Leonidas Street at Claiborne Avenue for work related to the Southeast Louisiana Drainage Project (SELA).
Beginning Monday, January 19, 2015, the north side of Leonidas Street at Claiborne Avenue will be closed for water line relocation work and construction of the new box culvert.
Work will be complete in late summer 2015.
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.
Release no. 15-004