Corps to implement lane shift on South Carrollton Ave. at South Claiborne Ave.

Published March 27, 2015

Southeast Louisiana Drainage Project (SELA)

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, and its contractors will temporarily shift southbound (river bound) travel lanes on South Carrollton Ave. at South Claiborne Ave. for work related to the Southeast Louisiana Drainage Project (SELA).

Beginning Tuesday, March 31, 2015, the southbound (river bound) lanes of South Carrollton Ave. from Belfast St. to Neron Pl. with be shifted west. The lane shift is for the construction of a new drainage box culvert at the South Claiborne Ave. and South Carrollton Ave. intersection and will be in place for approximately three months.

Throughout construction, The Corps will continue to work closely with its partners at the City of New Orleans.

For more information on the SELA project:
 Construction Hotline: (504) 585-2450
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Rene Poche

Release no. 15-020