Project Status

The LADOTD and the project team has identified alternatives for the project to support the purpose and need for the project. These alternatives are considered the Preliminary Alternatives and have been developed after various stages of development and refinement. The Preliminary Alternatives include:

  • No-Build Alternative
  • Transportation System Management Alternative
  • Transportation Demand Mangement Alternative
  • High Occupancy Vehicle Altenrative
  • Four Preliminary Build alternatives

Additional details regarding the Preliminary Alternatives can be found in the Project Newsletter that can be found on the Public Involvement page under the August 3, 2017 meeting. The public meeting will focus on this set of alternatives and the evaluation of each of them.

The project team has also prepared an evaluation of each of the Preliminary Alternatives against the purpose and need. The alterantives have also been evaluated through an objectives screening. Further information regarding the screening process can also be found in the newsletter.

The LADOTD, FHWA and the project team invite you to a public meeting on August 3rd, 2017 at the Lake Charles Civic Center – Contraband Room from 5:00 until 8:00 pm. More information regarding the meeting can be found in the meeting advertisement.