As of August 2014, the project application period for the Local Road Safety Program (LRSP) is now on an open schedule basis. This means you can submit proposed projects anytime throughout the year, with the selection process conducted by the LRSP Project Selection Team on a quarterly basis. Read Memo >>

Program Guidelines & Policies 2014

Project Application (Rev. Jan 2014) - PDF Format
Project Application (Rev. Jan 2014) - Microsoft Word Format

View our LRSP Brochure

Funding for Local Road Safety Improvement Projects is available through the Louisiana Local Road Safety Program (LRSP). Eligible projects include those for roadways and transportation systems owned and operated by parish and/or municipal road agencies. Specific funds are available for selected projects and additional funding sources or resources may be available depending on the type of project. The Local Technical Assistance Program (LTAP) administers the Local Road Safety Program in cooperation with the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD). LTAP and coordinates activities and resources with the LADOTD to facilitate submittal and review of applications for the Local Road Safety Improvement Projects.

Intent of the Program

To increase local community participation in roadway safety and to develop and implement road safety improvements on public roads under parish or municipal jurisdiction.

Who is Eligible to Request Funding?

Parish or and municipal jurisdictions governments.

Project Applications Due Anytime Throughout the Year

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the Local Road Safety Program or would like to schedule a site visit with the LRSP Engineers, please contact Rudynah Capone at 225-767-9718 or email Rudynah.Capone@la.gov, or Steve Strength at 225-767-9118 or Steve.Strength@la.gov.


Tractor Mower Safety Training Course

August 5, 2014
Baton Rouge (AM Only)

August 6, 2014
Bridge City (AM Only)

August 7, 2014
Covington (AM & PM)

August 12, 2014
Alexandria (AM Only)

August 13, 2014
Natchitoches (AM Only)

August 14, 2014
West Monroe (AM Only)

September 11, 2014
Lake Charles (AM & PM)

September 23, 2014
Benton (AM & PM)

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Train the Trainer - Heavy Equipment Operator Training

September 9, 2014
Baton Rouge

September 10, 2014
Lake Charles

September 24, 2014

September 25, 2014
W. Monroe - **Class is full.**

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LPESA Fall Conference

September 18, 2014
Courtyard by Marriott
Shreveport-Bossier City

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Roads Scholar #6: Heavy Equipment Operator Safety & Maintenance Training

November 5, 2014
Baton Rouge

November 6, 2014
Bridge City

November 18, 2014

November 19, 2014
Lake Charles

November 20, 2014

December 2, 2014
West Monroe

December 3, 2014

December 4, 2014

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