NEW ORLEANS, LA – Today, the City of New Orleans issued parking instructions and reminders in advance of the 2014 Freret Street Festival scheduled for Saturday, April 5, 2014.
On Saturday, April 5, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m., Freret Street will be closed from Jefferson Avenue to Napoleon Avenue for the 2014 Freret Street Festival.
Parking enforcement personnel will be monitoring for illegal parking, including blocking hydrants, driveways and sidewalks, or parking within 20 feet of a crosswalk, intersection or stop signs. Motorists are also reminded to park in the direction of travel on one-way streets, and with the right wheel to the curb on two-way streets.
In addition, RTA services, including bus service, may be interrupted during this event. Details on any route changes are available at www.norta.com.