DOTD to hold public hearing to discuss Monroe district projects
Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 1:09:32 PM

Contact: Mary Elliott

A Public Hearing on the Department of Transportation and Development’s proposed Highway Program for State Fiscal Year 2009-2010 will be held at the Monroe City Hall, City Council Chambers, 400 Lea Joyner Expressway, Monroe, LA, 71291 on Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at 3:00 p.m.

The purpose of this Public Hearing is to review highway construction priorities for the fiscal year 2009-2010 for the parishes of East Carroll, Jackson, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Union, and West Carroll, which comprise Highway District 05.

A copy of the Preliminary Program for Fiscal Year 2009-2010 is available for review by interested persons at the Department of Transportation and Development District 05 Administrator’s office, 8010 Desiard St., Monroe, LA, 71203, and also at the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Headquarters Building, 1201 Capitol Access Road, Room 200U, Baton Rouge, LA 70802.

All interested persons are invited to be present at the above time and place for the purpose of becoming fully acquainted with the proposed program and will be afforded an opportunity to express their views.

Oral testimony will be received. However, in order that all persons desiring to make a statement have an equal opportunity to do so, it is requested that every effort be made to complete individual testimony in as short a period of time as possible. Oral testimony may be supplemented by presenting important facts and documentation in writing. Your cooperation and assistance will be appreciated.

Written statements and comments should be handed to the committee conducting the Hearing, or mailed to the following address, postmarked within 30 calendar days following the Hearing:

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

If you have any questions or comments regarding the public hearing, contact Mary Elliott at (225) 379-1218. Should anyone requiring special assistance due to a disability wish to participate in this public hearing, please contact LADOTD by mail at the address or by telephone shown above at least five days prior to the date of the public hearing.

Attached document: Highway Program District 05