Light up Louisiana

This project includes necessary utility, drainage and pedestrian improvements and will also include upgrades to paving, landscape and lighting along Louisiana Street in two separate stretches.

Louisiana East - In Progress

Tennessee Street to S.H. 5

Louisiana West - Completed

Church Street to Kentucky Street

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Light up Louisiana Construction Map
View of road, with safety cones and workers on one side and long blue pipes on the other side.View of road with construction cones marking safe driving path

Louisiana East - In Progress

ProgressProject Phase / Step
GreenDot - Project in Progress
Phase 1 | Waterline Construction
GreenDot - Project in Progress
Phase 2, Step 1 | Chestnut to McDonald - northern half of roadway
GreenDot - Project in Progress
Phase 2, Step 2 | Tennessee to Chestnut - northern half of roadway*

Phase 3, Step 1 | Chestnut to McDonald - southern half of roadway 

Phase 3, Step 2 | Tennessee to Chestnut - southern half of roadway

Phase 4 | Final clean-up
GreenDot - Project in Progress Indicates the particular project phase / step is in progress.

*Phase 2, Step 2 was swapped with Phase 3, Step 1 in order to allow the utility crew to continue with storm sewer and sanitary sewer installation


Coffee with the Contractor: Bi-Weekly Meetings

Have your questions answered directly by the contractor, Axis Contracting, Inc., and learn about the upcoming schedule.

Upcoming dates: Friday, April 23, 2021 

Time: 9:30 a.m.

Where: MPAC Lawn, west side picnic tables

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Traffic Status

Lane closure: northern lane of Louisiana from Tennessee to McDonald.

Chestnut Street is closed to northbound and southbound through traffic at the northern half of the intersection of Louisiana Street. Detour routes are available on Kentucky Street and McDonald Street.