Veterans Memorial Highway; US 84 through LaSalle Parish

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It’s official – US Highway 84 through LaSalle Parish – from the Catahoula to the Winn Parish border – has been designated as “Veterans Memorial Highway” through an act of the Louisiana Legislature.

House Bill No. 66, introduced by Rep. Terry Brown of Colfax at the request of the LaSalle Parish Police Jury, was approved by the House of Representatives during the 2019 session.

Last fall, G. C. “Slim” Stapleton of Jena, approached the Police Jury with the idea of naming this section of highway in honor of veterans who had served this country.

 

 

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