Public Meetings to be Held on Highway Development Priorities

A series of Public Hearings will be held in accordance with LA R.S. 48:231 and conducted by the Joint Transportation, Highways, & Public Works Committee. Below is a list of the times and places where the hearings will be held. The purpose of the hearings is to review highway construction priorities for the fiscal year 2018-2019. A copy of the Preliminary Program for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 will be available for review on October 2, 2017 by interested persons at the LADOTD Headquarters Building, 1201 Capitol Access Road, Room 200U, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 or at

All interested persons are invited for the purpose of becoming fully acquainted with the proposed program and will be afforded an opportunity to express their views. Oral testimony may be supplemented by presenting important facts and documentation in writing. Written statements and comments should be handed to the committee conducting the Hearing, or mailed to the following address, postmarked within 45 calendar days following the Hearing:

P.O. BOX 94245
BATON ROUGE, LA 70804-9245

Should anyone requiring special assistance due to a disability wish to participate in this public hearing, please contact LADOTD (Attn: Ms. Mary Elliott) by mail at the address above or by telephone at (225) 379-1218 at least five days prior to the date of the public hearing.


In District 58 (Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, Franklin, LaSalle, Tensas Parishes)
October 3, 2017
10:00 am
Franklin Media Center
7293 Prairie Road, Winnsboro

In District 05 (E. Carroll, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Union, W. Carroll Parishes)
October 3, 2017
2:00 pm
Monroe City Hall,
Council Chambers
400 Lea Joyner Expressway, Monroe

In District 04 (Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Claiborne, Desoto, Red River, Webster Parishes)
October 4, 2017
8:30 am
Bossier Civic Center,
Bodcau Room
620 Benton Rd, Bossier City

In District 08 (Avoyelles, Grant, Natchitoches, Rapides, Sabine, Vernon, Winn Parishes)
October 4, 2017
2:30 pm
Pineville City Hall,
Council Meeting Room
910 Main Street, Pineville

In District 07 (Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jefferson Davis Parishes)
October 5, 2017
9:00 am
Lake Charles Civic Center,
Contraband Room
900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles

In District 03 (Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, Vermilion Parishes)
October 5, 2017
2:00 pm
Lafayette Consolidated Government,
City Hall Council Chambers
705 W. University Avenue, Lafayette

In District 62 (Livingston, St. Helena, St. John the Baptist, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Washington Parishes)
October 10, 2017
9:30 am
St. Tammany Parish Council Chambers
21490 Koop Drive, Mandeville

In District 02 (Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, St. Bernard, St. Charles, Terrebonne Parishes)
October 10, 2017
2:30 pm
Yenni Building Council Chambers
1221 Elmwood Park Blvd, Ste 200, Jefferson

In District 61 (Ascension, Assumption, E. Baton Rouge, E. Feliciana, Iberville, Pointe Coupee, St. James, W. Baton Rouge, W. Feliciana Parishes)
October 11, 2017
9:00 am
State Capitol Basement,
House Committee Room 1, Baton Rouge