Meeting scheduled for Cane River Bridge discussion


The Cane River Bridge on Church Street will be the subject of a public meeting Thursday, Dec. 7 from 4-7 p.m. at the Natchitoches Events Center in McCullen Hall B. The La DOTD, in conjunction with the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is conducting a public meeting for the proposed replacement of Cane River Bridge on Church Street Route LA 1-X. The purpose of the public meeting is to provide information to the public and to obtain input on the proposed project. The meeting will follow an open house format. There will be a continuous multi-media presentation about the project.

Additional project exhibits will be available for viewing. Representatives from La. DOTD and its consultants will be at the open house to answer questions and discuss issues related to the project. Comments and suggestions will be invited from interested parties to help ensure that the study team addressed the full range of environmental issues during the Environmental Assessment process. Verbal comments can be recorded and written statements can be submitted at the meeting. Written statements can also be mailed to the address shown below, postmarked no later than Dec. 18, to be included in the meeting transcript.