July 26, 2016
On Saturday, July 30, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., Eliza Eugene, with Blessed to be a Blessing, is partnering with St. John Parish officials, Omega Psi Phi and title Sponsor, Marathon Petroleum, to host the annual Backpack Extravaganza and Scho - READ
A host of government officials from St. John the Baptist Parish and Tangipahoa, including St. John Parish President Natalie Robottom, were on hand to mark the occasion, along with several project organizers.
“We’ve been working to build up the Frenier area for a while now to allow for all types of activities,” Robottom said. “We want to try to make it a safer place for people to walk, to run, to ride bikes. The signage is a big first step.”- See more at: http://www.lobservateur.com/2016/01/16/st-john-clearing-path-for-bicyclists/#sthash.bFseOGV9.dpufhttps://www.epa.gov/la/laplace-st-john-baptist-parish-louisiana
The Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) will be closing LA 44 (River Road) 0.5 miles east of LA 3213 to a point 2.2 miles west of LA 54 on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. Thursday, July 28th, 2016.
The closure is necessary for Noranda Alumnia to create a safety zone around a pipeline that crosses LA 44. Motorists traveling on la 44 (River Road) will be unable to access the Veterans Memorial Bridge during this time.
Alternate routes are available. Motorists should detour LA 44 to LA 3213 and then US 61 to LA 54 and then LA 44 or LA 44 to LA 54 then LA 61 to LA 3213.
DOTD appreciates your patience and reminds you to please drive with caution through the work site and be on the lookout for work crews and equipment.