October 3, 2023

Cassidy Announces $967.4 Million for Louisiana Roads, Highways from His Infrastructure Law

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-LA) announced Louisiana will receive $967,378,177.00 in Federal-Aid Highway Program funds from his Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA). This funding will be distributed over the course of Fiscal Year 2024 through various programs.  

“By investing in our transportation systems, we are building an economy for 2050,” said Dr. Cassidy. “This funding will pave safer roads and repair highways that allows Louisiana’s families and businesses to thrive.”


Grant Awarded



National Highway Performance Program


Surface Transportation Block Grant Program


Highway Safety Improvement Program


Railway-Highway Crossings Program


Congestion Mitigation & Air Quality Improvement


Metropolitan Planning


National Highway Freight Program


Pollution Reduction Program


PROTECT Formula Program