Wallace C. Drennan, Inc. crews have completed all SSERP work on this project. All underground utility operations on Versailles Boulevard have been completed and roadway construction is currently in progress. Currently, crews are performing various construction activities including roadway reconstruction on Neron Place and paving on Sycamore Street, Short Street, and Walmsley Avenue. Additionally, crews are performing drainage line improvements work on State Street Drive from Fontainebleau Drive to Walmsley Avenue. Work on State Street Drive will continue in segments through April 2022, weather permitting.
If residents notice catch basins obstructed with construction materials, please contact RoadworkNOLA at 504.658.ROAD (7623).
We will continue to inform residents ahead of any work that will involve utility disruption and / or impact their parking and access to their street and driveways.
This $10.5M project was designed by Schenk, Endom & Flanagan, LLC. As a full-depth reconstruction project, work varies block by block but includes:
- Repaving asphalt roadway from curb-to-curb;
- Repairing damaged sidewalks and driveway aprons;
- Installing Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)-compliant curb ramps at intersections; and
- Replacing / repairing damaged underground water, sewer, and drainage lines.
The project began in October 2020 and is expected to be completed in winter 2022, weather permitting.
Information about this project was made available at a public pre-construction meeting. The presentation can be found here. For more information about this project and other upcoming work, please visit roadwork.nola.gov or call 504.658.ROAD (7623).