NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
A Public Hearing on the Department of Transportation and Development’s proposed Highway Program for State Fiscal Year 2010-2011 will be held at the Lake Charles Civic Center, Contraband Room, 900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles, LA 70602, on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 9:30 a.m.
The purpose of this Public Hearing is to review highway construction priorities for the fiscal year 2010-2011 for the parishes of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jefferson Davis, which comprise Highway District 07.
A copy of the Preliminary Program for Fiscal Year 2010-2011 will be available for review after Tuesday, October 27, 2009 by interested persons at the Department of Transportation and Development District 07 Administrator’s office, 5827 Highway 90 East, Lake Charles, LA, 70601, and also at the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Headquarters Building, 1201 Capitol Access Road, Room 200U, Baton Rouge, LA 70802. A copy can also be downloaded from www.dotd.la.gov under Public Information then Public Meetings after Tuesday, October 27, 2009.
All interested persons are invited to be present at the above time and place for the purpose of becoming fully acquainted with the proposed program and will be afforded an opportunity to express their views.
Oral testimony will be received. However, in order that all persons desiring to make a statement have an equal opportunity to do so, it is requested that every effort be made to complete individual testimony in as short a period of time as possible. Oral testimony may be supplemented by presenting important facts and documentation in writing. Your cooperation and assistance will be appreciated.
Written statements and comments should be handed to the committee conducting the Hearing, or mailed to the following address, postmarked within 30 calendar days following the Hearing:
LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION AND DEVELOPMENT
P.O. BOX 94245
BATON ROUGE, LA 70804-9245
If you have any questions or comments regarding the public hearing, contact Mary Elliott at (225) 379-1218. Should anyone requiring special assistance due to a disability wish to participate in this public hearing, please contact LADOTD by mail at the address or by telephone shown above at least five days prior to the date of the public hearing.