Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (NELA Region)
Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 2:30:18 PM

Annual public ‘Road Show’ set for District 05 (NELA Region)

MONROE, La. – The Joint Transportation, Highways, & Public Works Committee will conduct a legislative public hearing on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. The purpose of the hearing – commonly referred to as the annual DOTD Road Show – is to review highway construction priorities for the fiscal year 2019-2020.


Monroe City Hall

Council Chambers

400 Lea Joyner Expressway

Monroe, LA 71201

District 05 (Union, Lincoln, Jackson, Ouachita, Morehouse, Madison, Richland, East Carroll, West Carroll Parishes)

Each DOTD District will be hosting its own Road Show to allow legislators, other elected officials, DOTD representatives and the general public to discuss and obtain information about construction projects in the preliminary FY 19-20 Highway Priority Program and how those projects will affect each area of the state.

All those interested are invited to attend the Road Show 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:

Joint Highway Priority Construction Committee

C/O LA DOTD (Section 85)

P.O. Box 94245

Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245

To find out more information about construction projects for District 05 in the preliminary FY 19-20 Highway Priority Program, click here.