Beginning at 7:00am Monday, September 14, 2015, 3rd Street, east of Hickory Avenue in Harahan, will close until Friday, December 18, 2015, at 8:00pm.  During this closure, both eastbound and westbound lanes of 3rd Street will be closed.  


The closure is necessary to install the pump station discharge pipes.  This project is a part of the Harahan Pump to River South Discharge Tubes (SELA).  The total cost for the project is an estimated cost of $23,800,000.  Conti Construction will be performing the work.  This closure should be completed December 18, 2015, barring any contractor delay and weather permitting.


For more information, contact the Jefferson Parish Department of Capital Projects at 736-6780.


The following detours apply:

  • Motorists traveling Southbound - Detour west on Humphreys to Camden Street. Left turn on Hickory to 3rd Street.
  • Motorists traveling Northbound – Detour north on Hickory to Camden Street to Humphreys to Time Saver Avenue to 3rd Street




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