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North Blvd. to be closed to through traffic for pedestrian improvements

BATON ROUGE,LA (NBC LOCAL 33) (FOX 44) - The East Baton Rouge City-Parish Department of Transportation & Drainage Traffic Engineering Division announced today that North Blvd will be CLOSED to all TRUCKS (6-axle or more vehicles) and PASSENGER VEHICLES between St. Louis Street and N 3rd Street.

The closure will begin on 5/20/19 @ 7 AM until 6/7/19, weather permitting. 

Road will be closed for pedestrian improvements and drivers’ should expect major delays. 

Detour for TRUCKS will route to N 4th Street to Convention to Lafayette. Detour foPASSENGER CARS will route to N 4th Street to Convention to Lafayette to North Blvd and TURN LEFT on N 3rd Street.

Telephone inquiries may be directed to the Department of Transportation and Drainage/Field Engineering at 225-389-3202.




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