The completion of I-49 South, America’s Energy Corridor, is vital for Louisiana.

 The I-49 South Coalition unifies and builds upon decades of continued efforts to make I-49 South a reality through public awareness, advocacy, education, policy, and seizing the opportunity for federal and state funding.
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Member Spotlight: Doug Place


Doug Place recently retired as Chief Financial Officer at Dupré Logistics, a logistics provider headquartered in Lafayette, LA. Dupré has offices throughout the eastern U.S., with more than 550 trucks and 1,200 employees.


Doug is a past Co-Chairman of One Acadiana’s Transportation Infrastructure Committee, as well as a past Chairman and Treasurer of the Louisiana Motor Transport Association, an advocacy group for Louisiana’s trucking industry.