BROUSSARD, La. – Gov. John Bel Edwards joined Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) Secretary Shawn D. Wilson, Ph.D., as well as local and state officials, to celebrate the completion of the Albertson Parkway widening project in Lafayette Parish on Monday.
“The economic value of this project is profound and will have a lasting effect on the way Louisiana does business by providing better mobility throughout the Acadiana area and fast tracking travel from Lafayette to New Orleans,” said Gov. Edwards. “By providing easier access to these areas, we are creating an opportunity for local businesses to grow and encouraging further investment into the Louisiana economy.”