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Committee approves study on Westbank Turnpike

5 years ago Thursday, April 15, 2010 9:07:34 AM CDT April 15, 2010 Thursday, April 15 2010 Apr 15, 2010 in News
Source: WBRZ

Update: At 11:20 a.m., lawmakers approved the study.

This morning, lawmakers are considering a study on the Westbank Turnpike. It would run from I-10 near Port Allen to the Boutte area around New Orleans.

The Westbank Turnpike would connect areas like Port Allen, Plaquemine, Donaldsonville and Vacherie. It would include a connector to the Sunshine Bridge.

News 2's Mike Steele will have more from the Capitol throughout the day on WBRZ.com.

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