St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

ROAD CLOSURE: Portion of Ormond Blvd Closed for Road Repairs

ROAD CLOSURE: Portion of Ormond Blvd Closed for Road Repairs

Construction Work to Begin Wednesday

Friday, September 6, 2013

ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH – Beginning Wednesday, September 11, 2013, St. John the Baptist Parish and HHP Construction will complete road repairs and replace concrete panels on Ormond Blvd. at the intersection of Airline Hwy between the Shell Gas Station and Capital One Bank. 

Construction is expected to be complete Friday evening, September 13, 2013 weather permitting.

During construction the Airline Hwy, Southbound left turn lane and the Northbound, right turn lane at Ormond Blvd will be closed.  No through traffic will be allowed on Ormond Blvd from Airline Hwy to the Shell Gas Station.  Both lanes of traffic in each direction on Airline Hwy will remain open at all times. 

Signs will be placed to notify motorists in advance and vehicles will be detoured to Carrollwood Drive.  All businesses will have access to their store fronts and parking lots.  Motorists are encouraged to use caution as some areas may become congested.

All fire departments, emergency personnel and schools have been advised of the repair schedule and each has developed alternate routes for emergency response and transportation.  Garbage and mail service will be uninterrupted during construction.