Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development
It is the mission of the
Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development to ensure that our customers
those who live, work, and travel in Louisiana have a safe, efficient,
and environmentally sound transportation system.
It is our goal to provide
an environmentally sound transportation network and protect, preserve, and enhance
Louisiana's cultural and natural resources, many of which are unique to
We will ensure that transportation and water resource projects
are compatible with environmental concerns and considerations, and done in the
spirit of cooperation with our public and private partners through information
sharing and mutual involvement. We are committed to the meaningful involvement
and fair treatment of all people.
It is our policy to evaluate
environmental consequences, both to the natural and to the human environment
(including impacts to the community), and promote compatible solutions in serving
the transportation needs of Louisiana.
We are committed to balanced
decisions by providing a holistic evaluation of departmental actions to provide
our customers with a quality transportation system that is safe, cost-effective,
environmentally sound and one of the best in the nation.
AND ADOPTED THIS 12th DAY OF MAY, 2000:
|Kam K. Movassaghi, Ph.D., P.E.
|Blaise M. Carriere, P.E.
|John P. Basilica, Jr.
Undersecretary for Management and Finance
|Roderick E. Dillon, Jr., P.E.
|Curtis G. Patterson, P.E.
Assistant Secretary for Public Works and Intermodal Transportation
|William H. Temple, P.E.
Assistant Secretary for Operations
|Eric I. Kalivoda, Ph.D., P.E.
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning and Programming