Bossier Parish’s highway department is responsible for the repair and maintenance of nearly 685 miles of roadway, 104 bridges and ditches both on roadsides and in neighborhoods.
Those totals include 110 miles of unpaved roads and approximately 575 miles of paved roads.
Highway department crews are also called to pull extra duty in times of emergency, keeping roads open following natural events including tornadoes, tropical storms and flooding.
Heading the department is Public Works Director Mark Coutee.
Other Divisions Include: