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Wednesday morning commute sees some roads return to service

11 months 1 week 15 hours ago Wednesday, August 17 2016 Aug 17, 2016 August 17, 2016 8:33 AM August 17, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - Tuesday saw Interstate 10 begin to open back up in several spots as water begins to recede, and Wednesday's first morning light saw more road openings throughout East Baton Rouge Parish and Livingston Parish.

Traffic officials announced major roadway openings on Airline Highway and I-10 East in time for the Wednesday morning commute.

Airline Highway is now open between Winbourne and Greenwell Springs. Airline is also now open between Evangeline and Greenwell Springs.

Lane closures have now officially ended on I-10 East at Siegen Lane. Bluebonnet is also finally open at the railroad underpass.

Florida Boulevard is now open from Central Thruway to the Amite River. Florida is also now open between Sherwood and Flannery.

Old Hammond Hwy at Florida Boulevard also opened. Also, Florida Boulevard at Longbow is reopened.

Joor Road from Lovett Road to Greenwell Springs is also open.

LA 946 (Joor Rd,) from Lovett Rd. to Greenwell Springs is open.

In Livingston, LA 1024 from Hwy 16 to LA 447 is now open.

We'll update this story as more road openings are released.

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