An Interstate 69 corridor has been chosen after 20 years of hurdles and debates.

J.T. Taylor, a long-time advocate of I-69 and Claiborne Parish resident, says the Homer meeting was very informative.

“It brought everybody up to date, where we are and what we’re trying to do,” he said. “We had a full house. With Section 14, we’re going to try to get the money to construct, and get the land we need. We’re trying to get that in the next highway bill – designated money.”

Minden Mayor Tommy Davis says now that a route has been chosen, it’s going to be a



  1. wonderful! another road so you can leave Louisiana. Like the old joke goes, “..the best things that ever happened to Louisiana are I-10 and I-20.” That also applies to Mississippi. A way to escape 😉

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