Road work to close Mid-City entrance/exit ramps

Road work to close Mid-City entrance/exit ramps

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Drivers trying to get on the I-10 Eastbound in Mid-City may face lane closures while state highway workers place pavement markings on the interstate this week.

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development says the entrance ramp from Pontchartrain Blvd./West End Blvd. to I-10 EB, the entrance ramp to Pontchartrain Blvd. from Metairie Rd./City Park Ave., the exit ramp to Airline Hwy/Tulane Ave./Carrollton Ave. from I-10 EB, the Howard Ave. Exit ramp from I-10 EB, and the entrance ramp to I-10 EB from Carrollton Ave/Airline Hwy. will have alternating closures from 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 26, 2016 to 6:00 a.m. Friday, January 29, 2016.

Drivers may want to consider alternate routes. Some suggestions from the LA DOTD are Bonnabel Blvd. to Metairie Rd. or Canal Blvd. to City Park Ave., N. Causeway Blvd. to US 61 (Airline Hwy.), N. Causeway Blvd. to US 90 (Claiborne Ave.) to S. Carrollton Ave., St Bernard Ave. to N. Broad St. to US 61 (Tulane Ave.), Canal Blvd. to City Park Ave. to S. Carrollton Ave.

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