Updates

Public Meetings Held, Comments Welcome

I-10: LA 415 to Essen Lane on I-10 and I-12 SPN H.004100.2 | Federal Aid Project No. H004100 Last week, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD) and the  I-10 BR Project Team conducted three public meetings to discuss proposed improvements to the I-10 Corridor from LA 415 in Port Allen to Essen Lane […]

DOTD to Hold I-10 Widening Public Meetings

Link to press release Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 10:58:28 AM Baton Rouge, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development will hold three public meetings to gather public input regarding the proposed improvements along I-10 from LA 415 in Port Allen to Essen Lane in Baton Rouge. This proposed project will be partially funded […]

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 a borrowing plan with federal officials this year to widen Interstate 10 in Baton Rouge and other work, Louisiana’s transportation chief said Wednesday. “I think […]

DOTD to Hold I-10 Widening Public Meetings

I-10: LA 415 to Essen Lane on I-10 and I-12 PUBLIC MEETING SPN H.004100.2 | Federal Aid Project No. H004100 The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD) and the I10BR Project Team will conduct three Public Meetings to discuss proposed improvements to the I-10 Corridor, from LA 415 in Port Allen to Essen Lane […]

Community Connections Report for I-10 Issued

The Transportation Planning Capacity Building Peer Program, which is jointly funded by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and Federal Transit Administration (FTA), conducted a peer exchange event in Baton Rouge March 13-14, 2018.  The goal of the peer exchange program is to facilitate knowledge transfer and capacity building by connecting peers from different states and/or agencies to […]

I-10 Public Meetings Update

Based on initial inputs gathered during spring 2018 focus groups and continued project analyses, the Stage 1 public meetings are on track to be scheduled later in the summer of 2018. Please stay tuned to  www.i10br.com for additional scheduling information. For more information, call: 225-389-6518 STATE PROJECT NO. H.004100.2 FEDERAL AID  PROJECT NO. H004100

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 under discussion. Read the Advocate Article

Gov. Edwards Announces Major Infrastructure Projects in Three Areas of Louisiana

Gov. John Bel Edwards and Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) Secretary Shawn D. Wilson, Ph.D., announced the state’s intention to utilize federal Grant Anticipation Revenue Vehicle Bonds (GARVEE Bonds) to construct four major projects in three areas of Louisiana that have been part of the State’s Transportation Master Plan for decades. The state […]

I-10 Feasibility Study Final Report Added

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) and the project team announce the availability of the I-10 Corridor Improvements: Stage 0 Feasibility Study report. The final report, dated July 2016, has been added to the Project Info page of this website under the heading I-10 Corridor Improvements: Stage 0 Feasibility Study. The final report concludes the DOTD’s Stage […]

DOTD to Host Public Meetings Regarding I-10 Corridor Improvement Survey

BATON ROUGE — The Department of Transportation and Development will host three public meetings to discuss the results of recently conducted surveys concerning the Interstate 10 corridor in Baton Rouge. DOTD officials will present regional traffic study results and will gather public input regarding potential improvement, community concerns, and ideas for mitigation and enhancement. Residents […]