Louisiana Highway 946

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Louisiana Highway 946 marker

Louisiana Highway 946
Route information
Maintained by Louisiana DOTD
Length: 5.29 mi (8.51 km)
Major junctions
South end: LA 37 in Baton Rouge
North end: LA 408 in Baton Rouge
Location
Parishes: East Baton Rouge
Highway system
  • Louisiana Highway System
LA 945 LA 948

Louisiana Highway 946 (LA 946) is a state highway in Louisiana that serves East Baton Rouge Parish. It spans 5.29 miles (8.51 km) in a south to north direction. It is known locally as Joor Road but was known as Pearce's Lane in the early part of the 20th century.

Route description[edit]

From the south, LA 946 begins at an intersection with LA 37 (Greenwell Springs Road) in Baton Rouge. It heads northeasterly and crosses the Comite River before coming to an end at LA 408 (Hooper Road). Joor Road continues northward to an end at LA 64 (Greenwell Springs-Port Hudson Road)

LA 946 is an undivided, five-lane highway (with a middle turning lane) from LA 37 (Greenwell Springs Road) until about a half-mile before the Comite River, where it narrows to an undivided, two-lane highway. It again expands to an undivided, five-lane highway (with a middle turning lane) near its northern terminus at LA 408 (Hooper Road).

Major junctions[edit]

The entire highway is in Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish.

Mile km Destinations Notes
0.00 0.00 LA 37 (Greenwell Springs Road) Southern terminus
5.29 8.51 LA 408 (Hooper Road) Northern terminus
Joor Road continues north
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

External links[edit]

Route map: Google / Bing