CBD filming will involve controlled fire, street closure

CBD filming will involve controlled fire, street closure

The Mayor's Office of Cultural Economy has issued a filming notice to residents of the Central Business District.

On Wednesday (Nov. 12) and Thursday (Nov. 13), a production company will film exterior scenes in the 100 block of St. Charles Avenue between Canal Street and Common Street between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. The sequence being filmed involves special effects, including controlled fire. As a result, the street will be closed during these hours.

The New Orleans Fire Department and law enforcement will be on site to ensure public safety and to help facilitate the work.

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