River Center shelter causing downtown detours
BATON ROUGE - Traffic officials are advising motorists about road closures and detours in the downtown area as the Baton Rouge River Center continues to operate as a shelter for families displaced by recent flooding.
River Road in front of the River Center is currently closed. Westbound Government Street detour is 4th Street to Florida Street to River Road.
Southbound River Road detour is Florida Street to 4th Street to Government Street.
Questions about road closures should be forwarded to the Traffic Engineering Division at 225-389-3246.