The City of New Orleans, Department of Public Works today announced a week-long closure of the 750 block of Bourbon Street between Orleans Avenue and St. Ann Street beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday, April 19, weather permitting to accommodate crews replacing several roadway panels around the safety bollards. Public safety is our priority; signage will be in place throughout the closure. The block will be open to pedestrian traffic and all businesses will be accessible during this work.
The roadway is scheduled to reopen to vehicular traffic at 6 p.m. on Monday, April 26, weather permitting. This is part of an approximately $600,000 pavement restoration project of roadway panels and sidewalk sections on Bourbon Street between Canal Street and St. Philip Street following upgrades/repairs by a number of utility companies.
The following sites will be completed in April, weather permitting:
|Southeast||Iberville & Bourbon||Roadway|
|South side||300 Bourbon||Sidewalk|
|South side||600 Bourbon||Sidewalk|
|Northwest||St Louis & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Northeast||Toulouse & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Southwest||St. Peter & Bourbon||Roadway|
|North side||700 Bourbon||Roadway|
|South side||750 Bourbon||Roadway|
|Southwest side||St Ann and Bourbon||Roadway|
|Northwest side||Iberville & Bourbon||Roadway|
|North Side||500 Block||Roadway|
|North Side||600 Block||Roadway|
|Northeast||St. Peter & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Northwest||Orleans & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Northeast||Orleans & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Northeast||St Ann and Bourbon||Roadway|
|Northwest||Dumaine & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Southeast||St Ann and Bourbon||Roadway|
|North side||800 Block||Roadway|
|Northeast||Dumaine & Bourbon||Roadway|
|Southwest||Dumaine & Bourbon||Roadway|
|South side||100 – 400 Blocks||Sidewalks & Handicap Ramps|
The following sites will be completed in May, weather permitting:
|Southeast||Dumaine & Bourbon Roadway|
|South side||400 – 800 Blocks||Sidewalks & Handicap Ramps|
|North side||100 – 400 Blocks||Sidewalks & Handicap Ramps|
|North side||400 – 900 Blocks||Sidewalks & Handicap Ramps|
During the restoration process, there are sidewalk and lane closures, as well as possible intermittent roadway closures while crews are removing sections. Additionally, there may be large trucks and heavy equipment hauling materials in the area.
In general, Hard Rock Construction Co., LLC is working from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Residents and visitors are advised to adhere to no parking signage as vehicles in these zones will be ticketed and towed.
Questions about this project or the Capital Improvement Program should be directed to 504.658.ROAD (7623) or email@example.com.