Media Advisory: Transportation Task Force to meet in Baton Rouge region
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 at 10:44:29 AM
October 12, 2016

Contact: Anastasia Semien
(225) 379-1294

What: Governor’s Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment regional meeting

When: Friday, October 14, 9 a.m.

Where: BREC
6201 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Who: The regional meeting will be hosted by the Baton Rouge Area Chamber and the Capital Region Planning Commission.

Why: In June 2016, Governor Edwards announced the formation of the Task Force on Transportation Infrastructure Investment. Over a period of six months, the Task Force will work to find investment solutions to address transportation needs in Louisiana and will ultimately issue a recommendation to the Governor for legislative action in 2017.

• DOTD Secretary Shawn D. Wilson, Ph.D., co-chair
• Task Force members
• Local leaders