In the News

Update: I-10 closures in Baton Rouge postponed

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development advises motorists that the westbound I-10 lane closures scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 30, from Acadian Thwy. to Lorri Burgess Ave. have been cancelled […]

March 7 2023 Open House Exhibits

The March 7, 2023 event showcased over 40 exhibits organized into 12 stations, plus an initial video screening room where guests were provided an overview and orientation. The exhibit stations […]

Scope of I-10 Segment 1 is Expanding, Community Open House Events Project Update and Input Opportunities

Baton Rouge — The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has expanded Segment 1 of the I-10 Improvements Project in Baton Rouge to include the Acadian Thruway interchange. Expanding […]

Designs for I-10 City Park Lake Bridge selected

Baton Rouge — The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) has selected a preferred design for the I-10 bridge over City Park Lake in Baton Rouge and a preferred design for monument towers which will accentuate the bridge. The selected designs are bridge Option C – the “arched panel” design, and monument tower Option A which prominently features the pelican motif.

Public Hearings Set & EA Available for Review

On October 21, 2019, DOTD released the EA document for public consideration. The EA and appendices is available for download or web viewing from DOTD’s website via this link. Public […]

Major financing plan to widen I-10, improve New Orleans airport access coming together

Link to article BY WILL SENTELL | WSENTELL@THEADVOCATE.COM PUBLISHED JUL 25, 2018 AT 2:45 PM | UPDATED JUL 25, 2018 AT 3:29 PM The state of Louisiana expects to finalize […]

I-10 Widening Plan in Baton Rouge Includes Major Changes to These Exits

The current planning/environmental study continues to be of interest to residents and commuters in our area. Recent media coverage below provides a reminder of the project area and potential improvements […]