BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — A portion of LSU Avenue will be closed for sewer repairs starting on Wednesday, Aug. 24, according to City-Parish officials.

The City-Parish’s Department of Transportation and Drainage – Traffic Engineering Division said the closure will be taking place between Harvard Avenue and Emory Avenue starting Wednesday. The road will be reopened on Thursday, Aug. 25.

Drivers will be directed to detour to Highland Road to Lee Drive to Hyacinth Avenue.