WINNSBORO, La. – The Joint Transportation, Highways, & Public Works Committee will conduct a legislative public hearing on Tuesday, February 18, at 10 a.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 2020-2021.

The hearing will be held at the Franklin Media Center, 7293 Prairie Road, Winnsboro.

District 58 includes Caldwell, Catahoula, Concordia, Franklin, LaSalle and Tensas parishes.

At the meeting, legislators, other elected officials, DOTD representatives and the general public will discuss and obtain information about construction projects in the preliminary FY 20-21 Highway Priority Program.

DOTD says 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 Transportation, Highways, & Public Works Committee, C/O LA DOTD (Section 85), P.O. Box 94245, Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245.

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