Thursday, January 18, 2018
Pedestrian Bridge Public Input Session
Algiers Auditorium in Federal City
2485 Guadalcanal Street, New Orleans, LA 70114
By Beau Evans, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune, December 13, 2017
The new downtown ferry terminal has a final design in the can and a soft construction start date penciled for around the upcoming Mardi Gras season. But plans remain mostly up in the air for how its companion footbridge will look, according to architects and officials who gave a public update Tuesday night (Dec. 12).
The current 37-year-old terminal is expected to be demolished sometime before Mardi Gras 2018, according to Brian O-Reilly, an engineer with Royal Engineers and Consultants and the project manager for the terminal replacement. He estimated the project should take between 12 and 14 months to complete, depending...Read more