JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA
January 13, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEST ESPLANADE AVENUE BETWEEN RICHLAND AVENUE AND CLEARY AVENUE
JEFFERSON, LA – Starting Monday, January 16, 2023 at 7 a.m., one lane of westbound West Esplanade Avenue and both the westbound and eastbound U-turns between Richland Avenue and Cleary Avenue will be closed on a continuous basis. Motorists will use the open westbound lane and a temporary signalized double U-turn located 0.35 miles west of Cleary Avenue near East Jefferson General Hospital.
This closure is necessary to build a new sewer lift station at a cost of $2.6 million. Work is scheduled to be completed by Monday, November 6, 2023 at 5:30 p.m., weather permitting.
For more information, please contact Sid Trouard in the Sewerage Department at (504) 736-6386.
For more information about Jefferson Parish, visit www.JeffParish.net. Residents can also receive regular updates by following the Parish on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram (@JeffParishGov) or by texting JPALERT or JPNOTICIAS to 888-777.
Jefferson Parish Public Information Office
1221 Elmwood Park Boulevard, Suite 1002
Jefferson, LA 70123
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Gretchen Hirt Gendron, PIO