City Issues Traffic Reminders In Advance Of Weekend
NEW ORLEANS – The City of New Orleans issued parking instructions and reminders in advance of events scheduled for today, Friday, Dec. 9 through Saturday, Dec. 10:
The Allstate Sugar Bowl LHSAA Prep Classic will be held at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome today and Saturday, Dec. 10. Heavy vehicular and pedestrian traffic is expected along Poydras Street between Loyola Avenue and S. Claiborne Avenue and in the surrounding area.
The New Orleans Police Department will be directing traffic and parking enforcement personnel will be monitoring for illegal parking, including blocking hydrants, driveways and sidewalks or parking within 20 feet of a crosswalk, intersection or stop signs. Motorists are also reminded to park in the direction of travel on one-way streets, and with the right wheel to the curb on two-way streets.
In addition, RTA services, including streetcar and bus service may be interrupted during these events.