DOTD Announces $3 Million in Grant Funding to Improve Louisiana Rail Infrastructure

2022-11-30

Today, the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announced the first projects selected to receive a total of $3 million in grant funding under the Class II and III Rail Infrastructure Improvement Program.


Port of New Orleans Unveils Design Updates to the Louisiana International Terminal Based on Early Community Input

2022-10-27

Today, the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) announced progress on the Louisiana International Terminal in St. Bernard Parish, including investments in sustainability, updates on transportation infrastructure, and a new terminal design that directly addresses early community input on traffic, neighborhood buffers, drainage and more.

New Orleans Public Belt Railroad General Manager Named One of Railway Age’s 2022 Women in Rail

2022-10-24

Today, New Orleans Public Belt (NOPB) Railroad General Manager, Tomeka Watson-Bryant, was honored as one of Railway Age’s 2022 Women in Rail. Watson-Bryant, who became NOPB General Manager in June 2022, was one of 23 honorees from across the country recognized for her leadership, innovation and accomplishments in the railroading industry.