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With the Mississippi River at his back, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced a $600 million infrastructure plan involving bonds that will help to fund a... [Read More]
The Edwards administration today unveiled a $600 million package of major interstate improvement projects, including a $350 million widening of Interstate 10 through Baton Rouge... [Read More]
Shortly upon taking office two years ago, Shawn Wilson, the head of Louisiana's Department of Transportation and Development, identified the highest-priority road projects in Louisiana.... [Read More]
Louisiana will use a federal transportation borrowing tool to construct $600 million in long-awaited road projects aimed at relieving traffic headaches. The biggest-ticket project is... [Read More]
This is the steamboat house at 400 Egania St. as viewed from the Mississippi River levee. Photo from the|The Times-Picayune archive... [Read More]
A large swath of Interstate 10 between the Mississippi River Bridge and the I-10/I-12 split is set to be rebuilt and widened as part of... [Read More]
PORT ALLEN - Lieutenant Ken Albarez with the West Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office is confident the plan to expand I-10 on the east side of The... [Read More]
Gov. John Bel Edwards plans to announce a $600 million transportation plan Friday, including widening Interstate 10 from the Mississippi River bridge to the I-10/12... [Read More]
Restore the Mississippi River Delta director also asks U.S. Senate for faster permits. [Read More]
A decision on whether to advance a controversial residential development along the Mississippi River in Algiers has again been postponed. [Read More]
Researchers have a new tool to study Louisiana's coastal communities. ... [Read More]
BRIDGE CITY, LA (WVUE)—It was a haven for good paying jobs for decades, so could 2018 be the year the closed Avondale Shipyard is returned... [Read More]
Centuries before the Mississippi River built the land that the modern city of New Orleans sits on, Lake Pontchartrain was a shallow bay.  A barrier... [Read More]
A proposal to build a mixed-use development offering hundreds of apartment units on more than three acres adjacent to the Mississippi River Levee in Algiers... [Read More]
Centuries before the Mississippi River built the land that the modern city of New Orleans sits on, Lake Pontchartrain was a shallow bay. ... [Read More]
Scenes from the Mississippi River as fog rolled in on Tuesday, January 9, 2018.... [Read More]
Two cleanup firms and an air monitoring firm have been hired to assist in the oil cleanup... [Read More]
The U.S. Coast Guard said it responded to a fuel oil spill on the Mississippi River near Gramercy, Louisiana. The Coast Guard in New Orleans... [Read More]
The Coast Guard is responding to a fuel oil discharge on the Mississippi River near Gramercy, Louisiana, Thursday. [Read More]
An estimated 2,500 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Mississippi River near Gramercy on Thursday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. [Read More]