The Sewerage & Water Board has announced construction projects will cause low water pressure and traffic disruptions in parts of New Orleans this week.
Residents and businesses in part of Broadmoor will experience low water pressure from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday as crews install a new fire hydrant. The area affected is along Pine Street from Walmsley Avenue to Earhart Boulevard.
Pine Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. between Walmsley and Pritchard Place.
Customers on the west side of Jefferson Avenue between Pitt and Coliseum streets will experience low water pressure from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday as workers tie in a water line in the area.
Residents and businesses in part of Mid-City will experience low water pressure from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday as crews install a new fire service.
The areas affected will be along Toulouse Street from North Carrollton Avenue to North Cortez Street and along North Scott Street from Orleans Avenue to Toulouse Street.
Starting Tuesday, contractors will place all travel lanes on St. Charles Avenue at Jefferson Avenue on the north side of the roadway for work related to the Southeast Louisiana Urban Flood Control Project.
Both uptown- and downtown-bound lanes will be placed on the north side of St. Charles from Leontine Street to Octavia Street. This configuration will last about two months while the south side of St. Charles is rebuilt.
Residents and businesses in part of the French Quarter will experience low water pressure overnight three days this week as workers tie in a water service line.
The times involved are: from 11:30 p.m. Tuesday to 8 a.m. Wednesday, from 11:30 p.m. Wednesday to 8 a.m. Thursday and from 11:30 p.m. Thursday to 8 a.m. Friday.
The affected areas are along Chartres Street between Canal and Conti streets and along Canal between Chartres and Decatur streets.