Parade route, ferry info, street parking restrictions on Decatur for Saints opener

Parade route, ferry info, street parking restrictions on Decatur for Saints opener

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New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) outruns the defense of Atlanta Falcons Thomas DeCoud (28) in the first half of an NFL football game in Atlanta, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2009. (AP Photo/Dave Martin)

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Posted on September 3, 2010 at 5:33 PM

Updated Wednesday, Oct 30 at 7:40 AM

Information provided by the NFL

Traffic and Street Closing Information

  • Wilkinson Street will be closed Sunday, Sept. 5 through Friday, Sept. 10 at 4 PM.

     

  • Decatur Street (from St. Louis to Dumaine) will be closed on Sunday, Sept. 5, 7 AM – 7 PM & Wednesday, Sept. 8 from 12 – 8 PM and on Thursday, Sept. 9 starting at 12 PM through 6 AM on Friday, Sept. 10. 

     

  • All of Decatur Street will be closed during the Parade.

     

See Parade Route

No Parking Zone

  • There is no parking on Decatur Street from Toulouse to Dumaine through Friday, Sept. 10.∙        

     

  • French Market Parking Lot is closed from St. Peter to Dumaine beginning Friday, Sept. 3. Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 7 at 6:00 AM, French Market Parking Lot is closed from St. Peter to exit through Thursday, Sept. 9.  French Market Parking Lot will be fully open on Saturday, Sept. 11.

Algiers Ferry restrictions:

  • The Algiers Point to Canal Street ferry will operate under normal hours until 12:15 pm. It will close to cars and trucks on the Algiers side starting at 1 p.m.

 

  • Limited traffic will be allowed on the Canal Street side until 5:30 p.m.

 

  • Vehicles will be able to get back on once the parade has passed, and the Gretna to Canal ferry will only take pedestrians to Canal Street until p.m.

 

  • Algiers To Canal St.: 6am - 12:15 p.m.
  • Algiers Side Closed to vehicles: 1 p.m.
  • Canal Side Closed to Vehicles: 5:30 p.m.
  • Gretna To Canal St.: 6 a.m.- 9 p.m.

 

 

 

 

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