UPDATED: Water line tie-in to occur on South Claiborne Avenue for work related to SELA
Southeast Louisiana Urban Flood Control Project (SELA)
Update: The water line tie-in, scheduled for Monday, November 9, 2015, has been postponed until further notice.
NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District will be performing a water line tie-in on South Claiborne Avenue for work related to the Southeast Louisiana Urban Flood Control Project (SELA).
The tie-in will occur on Monday, November 9, 2015 beginning at 6:00 am, and last until midnight on Wednesday, November 11, 2015. During the tie-in, some areas of New Orleans may experience low water pressure. Residents experiencing water service issues are encouraged to call 52WATER (504) 529-2837.
Areas that may be impacted include:
· Central Business District
· Ninth Ward
· New Orleans East
Throughout construction, the Army Corps will continue to coordinate closures with its partners at the City of New Orleans and the Sewerage & Water Board.
For more information on the SELA project:
· Construction Hotline: (877) 427-0345
· Facebook: www.facebook.com/SELAfloodprotection | Twitter: www.twitter.com/TeamNewOrleans
· Website: www.mvn.usace.army.mil
Release no. 15-056