Louisiana transportation

October 21, 2016

Oct. 21: Paying for roads

A state tax on gasoline is the primary source of funding for Louisiana’s crumbling roads and bridges, which face a nearly $13 billion backlog of needed repairs and upgrades.
November 5, 2015

Thursday, November 5, 2015

“Ban the box” in Baton Rouge; Tuition still increasing in Louisiana; LSU Hospital fight continues and; Experts talk transportation
December 11, 2014

Thursday, December 11, 2014

TOPS disproportionately helps the white & wealthy; Transportation panel searches for answers; Louisiana gets a “C” in teacher training; and Federal spending in states
May 30, 2014

Friday, May 30, 2014

Louisiana’s infrastructure not ready for industrial boom; Washington Post highlights praise and criticism of Recovery School District; Not all petitioners are equal at the state capitol; Lawmakers agree to create WISE incentive fund; and Peterson: Jindal fails at fiscal responsibility. $60 billion — A conservative estimate of the cost for new and expanded transportation projects needed across the state. (Source: NOLA.com)