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New Year's Eve Parking Restrictions, Street Closures in the Eighth District

by Gary S. Scheets

December 30, 2020

Categories: Announcement

Topics: Announcement, Eighth District

New Year's Eve Parking Restrictions, Street Closures in the Eighth District

Beginning Wednesday December 30, 2020, NOPD will close Decatur Street from Toulouse Street to Dumaine Street from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. for the Dick Clark Rockin’ New Year’s Eve event. 

On Thursday, December 31, 2020 street closures will occur on Decatur Street between Canal Street and Dumaine Street from 6 p.m. until just after midnight. 

Jackson Square will also be closed. Madison and Wilkerson Streets that lead to Jackson Square will also be closed during that time. 

Beginning at 7 p.m.  on December 31, 2020 and lasting to 2 a.m. on January 1, 2021, Bourbon Street will be closed to cross traffic between Iberville and Dumaine Streets.

This area will not be accessible to vehicular or pedestrian traffic during these hours.

NOPD parking restrictions related to New Year's Eve



 • Royal at Frenchmen – No Parking


NOPD has also asked the Department of Public Works to designate the following streets as No Parking Zones starting Thursday, December 31, 2020 from 12 a.m. and ending on Friday, January 1, 2021 at 6 a.m.

700 and 800 blocks between Dauphine and Royal of the following streets:


• Iberville

• Bienville

• Conti

• St Louis

• Toulouse

• St. Peter

• Orleans

• St. Ann

• 800 block of Bourbon St.

• Canal St. both sides from Convention Center Blvd. to Burgundy St. 

Thursday, December 31, 2020 12 a.m. to Friday, January 1, 2021 at 6 a.m.

• Decatur St. (both sides) from Dumaine to Conti

• N. Peters (both sides) from Conti to Canal

• 500 and 600 blocks of Frenchmen St. (both sides)

DPW will have tow trucks in the area to enforce these parking restrictions.