NEWS

Portion of Cannon Road to Close to Through Traffic for Construction

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

GONZALES – Ascension Parish President Tommy Martinez announced today a portion of Cannon Road between La. 44 and O’Neal Road will undergo roadway construction and close to through traffic on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014 at 7 a.m. The road will reopen on Monday, Dec. 29 at 5 p.m.

Parish officials said crews will replace existing metal culverts that cross underneath Cannon Road with a new box culvert. The culverts are located approximately two-tenths of a mile east of La. 44 and three-tenths of a mile west of O’Neal Road.

Residents of Cannon Road will have access to Cannon Road from either La. 44, O’Neal Road or North Amelia Avenue.

For more information, you may call Alan “Boxcar” Braud, manager with the Department of Public Works, at (225) 450-1311, or Jason Taylor, parish transportation engineer, at (225) 450-1386.