Louisiana Highway 949
|Length:||0.94 mi (1.51 km)|
|Existed:||1955 – 1960|
|West end:||LA 425 (Staring Lane)|
|East end:||LA 427 (Perkins Road)|
Louisiana Highway 949 (LA 949) was a state highway in Louisiana that served East Baton Rouge Parish. It spanned 0.94 miles (1.51 km) in a west to east direction, and was located completely within the city limits of Baton Rouge. It is known as Hyacinth Avenue.
LA 949 provided a two-lane alternative to Perkins Road, and was used as a residential road. It was formerly a portion of Perkins Road, which was realigned in 1951.
It was an undivided, two-lane highway for its entire length.
The state highway was established in the 1955 renumbering. The road was turned over to city control in 1960.
|0.0||0.0||LA 425 (Staring Lane)||Western terminus|
|0.9||1.4||LA 427 (Perkins Road)||Eastern terminus|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi