January 27, 2023

Cassidy Announces $5.1 Million from the Infrastructure Law to Make Roads Safer

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) today announced Louisiana will receive $5,110,200 from his Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) for road improvements across the state. Specifically, the funding will allow communities across Louisiana to create action plans to address and prevent roadway deaths and serious injuries. 

“Parents should have peace of mind knowing the roads are safe when driving their children to school,” said Dr. Cassidy. “This funding from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act will allow our communities to rebuild crumbling roads to keep families safe.” 

Grant Awarded



Acadiana Planning Commission


Capital Region Planning Commission


City of Lake Charles


City of Natchitoches


City of New Orleans


City of Westwego


New Orleans Regional Planning Commission