Road Repairs

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Thomas Perumean
October 10, 2019 - 5:49 am
It's one of 34 projects the City of New Orleans is looking to perform with a #230-million dollars in FEMA funds. The Breakwater Drive project will fix damage to the roadway along its entire length from North Roadway Street to its terminus. The rehabilitation of Breakwater Drive is more than just...
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Thomas Perumean
October 09, 2019 - 8:25 am
Road work is underway to improve a stretch of Marconi Drive and Orleans Avenue as the two one way streets run along the west side of City Park. The three million dollar project aims to repave the roadway. Other repairs include fixing broken sidewalks and driveways. The project will run the length...
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May 16, 2017 - 6:52 am
(WWL.com) A proposal to increase the state gasoline tax by 17 cents finally gets a hearing in the House Ways and Means Committee today. Baton Rouge Representative Steve Carter says admits the legislation faces an uphill climb, but he says Louisiana has poor and congested roads, because the tax on a...
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