Taming parish traffic woes

Kirtland, Chad
May 1996
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);5/6/96, Vol. 16 Issue 44, p1B
Focuses on the commuting problem in St. Tammany Parish in Louisiana, especially in Slidell. What has attributed to the traffic problems that is affecting St. Tammany; Number of people who travel to the south shore via the Interstate 10; Aim of the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP); Why transportation is poor in Slidell; Remarks from Martin Bruno, director of planning for the City of Slidell. INSET: Parish to get new park-and-ride facilities..


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