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July 28, 2022

In The News: BR preparing to purchase land properties for multiple infrastructure projects

East Baton Rouge Parish is preparing to purchase several properties of land for multiple infrastructure projects.

July 14, 2022

In The News: Federation of Greater BR Civic Associations to hold meeting on traffic projects

On Thursday, July 14, the Federation of Greater Baton Rouge Civic Associations will host a meeting to inform the public on the impacts of the proposed widening of I-10 and the planned infrastructure improvements for MOVEBR.

June 16, 2022

In The News: New cut-through between busy Bluebonnet and Essen roads near hospitals is under construction

Driving around Baton Rouge's hospitals near Bluebonnet Boulevard and Essen Lane will soon be a lot easier once brand new roadways are built, officials said Wednesday.

May 14, 2022

In The News: Public invited to view Bus Rapid Transit System design plans

Members of the public are invited to view the design plans of the Bus Rapid Transit System at a series of upcoming meetings.

March 9, 2022

In The News: MOVEBR traffic signal upgrades should be completed by end of 2023

East Baton Rouge city-parish leaders provided an update on Wednesday, March 9, on where things stand with the MoveBR project, specifically when it comes to traffic signal synchronization.

February 10, 2022

In The News: MOVEBR holds open house to discuss Lee Drive updates

The MOVEBR project is promising big changes to the busiest roads in the capital area, including Lee Drive.

February 8, 2022

In The News: MOVEBR program includes big plans for Lee Drive

In an effort to alleviate area traffic, MOVEBR project managers have set their sights on redesigning a portion of Lee Drive from Highland to Perkins Road, a $35 million project.

January 31, 2022

In The News: Baton Rouge General planning changes to Mid City campus

Baton Rouge General plans to make changes to its Mid City campus, include turning a parking area into a community green space, in order to tie in to Florida Boulevard enhancements that are part of the city-parish’s MOVEBR plan.

January 10, 2022

In The News: Baton Rouge leaders explain new improvements for Scotlandville

District 2 Councilwoman Chauna Banks is hosting a two-day public meeting for North Baton Rouge residents. MOVEBR, BREC and the Center For Planning Excellence (CPEX) will explain new improvements coming soon to Scotlandville.

November 10, 2021

In The News: EBR traffic light synchronization expected to be complete in 18 months

WBRZ reports that hundreds of traffic lights are in the process of being synchronized, including the major intersections around LSU. The synchronization is part of MovEBR's $1B road improvement program.