JEFFERSON PARISH, LOUISIANA
September 16, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEST ESPLANADE AVENUE & PAPWORTH AVENUE
JEFFERSON, LA – Starting Thursday, September 17, 2020, the right eastbound lane of W. Esplanade Ave. and the southbound lane of Papworth Ave. will be closed. This closure is not on a continuous basis; work will be done between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., daily.
Motorists traveling eastbound on W. Esplanade Ave. will use the open travel lane. Motorists traveling southbound on Papworth Ave. will detour to Carrollton Ave.
The closure is necessary to install a ramp and adjust a manhole at 1540 Papworth Ave. at a cost of $7,121.50. Work is scheduled to be completed by Friday, October 2, 2020 at 3:00 p.m., weather permitting.
For more information, please contact Brook Burmaster, Director of Streets Department at 504-349-5805.
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