Trying to avoid traffic from the President’s visit during the LSU Clemson game?

Here's a timeline from the Associated Press on when the President will arrive in the city for the College National Championship game.

by Mary Staes
January 13, 2020

Working downtown Monday or trying to get around all the game traffic? Here’s a timeline from the Associated Press on when the President will arrive in the city:

6:05 p.m. – arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

6:15 p.m. – depart airport en route to New Orleans

7 p.m. – attend the College Football Playoff National Championship

9:05 p.m. depart game en route to Kenner

9:20 p.m. – arrive at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport before departing to Washington, D.C.

Usually while the presidential motorcade is coving through the city, you’ll want to avoid interstates and be ready for traffic delays due to closures. There may even be a rate increase for Uber and Lyft rides due to the increase in traffic.

Mary Staes is Digital Content Lead for Very Local. She works with our freelancers and crafts content for our social media platforms and website. Before Very Local, she worked with CBS affiliate WWL-TV as a web producer and weekend assignment editor for about 4 years. She has also handled broadcast coverage for 160 Marine Reserve training facilities while she served as an active duty Marine. As a native New Orleanian, she takes being "very local" to heart. She loves being intertwined with the culture and figuring out how there are less than two degrees of separation between us all, whether...

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