New Orleans, La. - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will temporarily close Lakeshore Drive between Pratt Drive and the entrance to the University of New Orleans on July 5 to accommodate preparation for and construction of the new PCCP at the London Avenue outfall canal.
The temporarily closure will begin at 7:00 a.m. and allow workers to position cranes, barges and other equipment in the canal. Lakeshore Drive will be reopened to traffic at 5:00 p.m.
Additionally, the Corps and its contractor will partially close the two east bound lanes of Lakeshore Drive between Canal Boulevard and Marconi Drive.