• Ford Rd

    Ford Road Overlay Project

    Posted Oct 31, 2020
    Bossier Parish’s 2020 road repair and maintenance program is continuing with another overlay project, this time in the northern part of the parish.
  • Bossier Parish

    Delays on Linton Road at Bridge

    Posted Oct 30, 2020
    Motorists on Linton Rd. can expect traffic delays in the area of the bridge over Black Bayou Monday, Nov. 2 as Suddenlink crews get set to kick off a boring project.
  • Swan Lake Rd

    Road Project Updates: Swan Lake Rd. Bridge & West Linton Rd. Extension

    Posted Oct 26, 2020
    Contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury are making headway on a pair of projects designed to accommodate both future growth and traffic flow.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: October 21, 2020

    Posted Oct 22, 2020
    Bossier Parish is ready to put some major Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) dollars to work on projects to repair paved roads in the parish that were damaged during floods of 2015 and 2016.
  • Bossier Parish

    Bossier Parish Police Jury Highway Department Applies Overlay to Firetower Rd.

    Posted Oct 15, 2020
    Bossier Parish Police Jury highway department workers are applying a new overlay of asphalt to Firetower Rd. in north Bossier Parish. The project is part of the parish's road construction and repair program.
  • Bossier Parish

    DOTD Announces Road Construction

    Posted Oct 15, 2020
    A $2.8 million asphalt overlay project will improve nearly seven miles of La. Hwy. 529 in northeast Bossier Parish, according to an announcement by the Louisiana Dept. of Transportation and Development.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: October 7, 2020

    Posted Oct 8, 2020
    Residents of one rural area of Bossier Parish will soon have access to broadband Internet services after a unanimous vote Wednesday by the Bossier Parish Police Jury.
  • Johson Bridge

    Parish Bridge Work Update

    Posted Oct 5, 2020
    A pair of bridge projects on heavily travelled roadways in the parish designed to increase the size and safety of the structures are proceeding on schedule.
  • Bossier Parish

    Swan Lake Rd. Closure - Sunday, Sept. 27

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    Beginning Sunday, Sept. 27, Swan Lake Rd. northbound at I-220 will be closed, according to the state Dept. of Transportation and Development. Road closure will begin at 8 p.m. and re-open on Monday, Sept. 28 at 5 a.m.
  • Linton Road - North

    Linton Rd. and Palmetto Rd. Intersection

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    Bossier Parish Police Jury highway department crews will be working Saturdays for the next few weeks on a project that is designed to improve traffic flow at the intersection of Linton Rd. and Palmetto Rd.
  • Watertank 2

    Dogwood Water Tank Grounds

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    Workers have finished fine tuning the site of the new ground storage tank at Dogwood for the Consolidated Waterworks/Sewerage Dist. No. 1, according to Director of Public Utilities Larry Landry.
  • Wi-Fi

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 15, 2020

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    A plan to bring high speed internet service to one rural area of Bossier Parish will go under review by a Bossier Parish Police Jury committee after the public body heard a proposal during Wednesday’s meeting.

    Transportation Plan Study

    Posted Sep 11, 2020
    In order to spend federal dollars on local transportation projects and programs, a metropolitan area must have a Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP, or the Long-Range Transportation Plan).
  • Swan Lake

    Bridges Focus of Work

    Posted Sep 9, 2020
    A pair of bridges on crucial roadways in Bossier Parish are currently being replaced as part of the Police Jury’s plan for infrastructure improvement.
  • Loading Items

    Bossier Parish Police Jury Helping Calcasieu Parish

    Posted Sep 5, 2020
    Shortly after 8 a.m. Friday, a 26-foot truck loaded with much needed supplies left the Benton courthouse heading to Calcasieu Parish. With the effort, Bossier Parish is helping a friend that stepped up when help was needed.
  • Swan Lake Rd. Complete to South

    Swan Lake Rd. North Complete

    Posted Sep 5, 2020
    Parish Engineer Butch Ford said he considered Wednesday “…a red letter day…” after Bossier Parish Police Jury members approved a change order for the Swan Lake Rd. north/south corridor project.
  • Ken Starnes

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 2, 2020

    Posted Sep 3, 2020
    One week ago, parish police jury highway department crews were working around the clock to remove trees and debris blocking roadways in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. Although Laura has gone, her destruction is still evident.
  • Bossier Parish

    Swan Lake Lane Closure

    Posted Sep 3, 2020
    Swan Lake Road’s southbound lane at I-220 will be closed Sunday, Sept. 6 beginning at 8 p.m. for work associated with the widening of Swan Lake at the interchange, according to the state Department of Transportation and Development.
  • Dogwood Water Tank

    Dogwood Water Changeover

    Posted Sep 1, 2020
    Additional work is planned on the Dogwood subdivision water facility Tuesday, Sept. 1 beginning after 9 p.m. and that will require a switch to the Highland Water System for several hours.
  • Bossier Parish

    Johnson Koran Road Bridge Closure

    Posted Aug 29, 2020
    Work is scheduled to begin Monday, August 31 on replacing the bridge on Johnson Koran Road over Foxskin Bayou, a project that is expected to take approximately six months.