Civil District Court closed after elevator service fails

Orleans Parish Civil District Court

UPDATE: Civil District Court will be reopen Monday, May 21.

NEW ORLEANS –¬†Orleans Parish Civil District Court has been closed after elevator service in the building failed.

The courthouse on Loyola Avenue closed just after 11:30 a.m.

The building will remain closed until the elevator can be brought back online.

Crews are working to restore elevator service.