DISTRICT 8

North Delta Regional Planning & Development District

Parishes: Caldwell, East Carroll, Franklin, Jackson, Madison, Morehouse, Ouachita, Richland, Tensas, Union, West Carroll

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Transportation

The Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) set up the Safe Streets and Roads for All (SS4A) program with $5 billion over 5 years. It supports local efforts to prevent accidents and injuries on roads. North Delta, via the Ouachita Council of Governments (OCOG), received the SS4A grant for Ouachita Parish.

Economic Development

North Delta Regional Planning & Development District, Inc. oversees economic development for the entire district. Tracy Ausberry, along with Jacqualine Closure and Jeffrey Tyler, leads research, consulting, and grant-related activities.

Highway Safety

The emphasis area also addresses non-motorized crashes, which are those involving pedestrians and bicyclists. The FHWA’s Office of Safety develops projects, programs and materials for use in reducing pedestrian and bicyclist fatalities

District Projects:

West Carroll Parish DRA Project

With funds from DRA, the Town of Oak Grove was able to have sewer lines and a sewer lift station placed in its industrial park. With this construction the town was able to construct a Super Wal-Mart retaining 120 jobs and creating 130 new jobs.

Ouachita Port EDA Project

The Ouachita Parish Port is located at river milepost 162 on the west bank of the Ouachita River on southern edge of West Monroe, La.

North Delta Regional Planning & Development District – DISTRICT 8

Stay Connected with Us

Address

3000 Kilpatrick Blvd.
Monroe, LA 71201

Phone Number

(318) 387 – 2572

Email Address

info@northdelta.org

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