MPO Transportation Policy Committee


The MPO Transportation Policy Committee (MPO) is a cooperative board composed of elected officials from the parishes of Bossier, Caddo, DeSoto, and Webster; the cities of Bossier City and Shreveport; the Bossier City Metropolitan Planning Commission; the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development; the Port of Caddo-Bossier; Shreveport Metropolitan Planning Commission; and SporTran. Non-voting members include representatives from the Federal Highway Administration and the Federal Transit Administration.

The MPO committee is responsible for regional coordination regarding transportation and related planning issues. Committee work includes recommending priorities for federal funding requests and the approval of core NLCOG documents such as the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) and the Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP).

Membership Resolution


The MPO Transportation Policy Committee meets every six weeks and typically on the Friday of the sixth week.

Open to the public, meetings begin at 9:00 am and are held at the offices of NLCOG in First Floor Seminar Room located at 625 Texas Street, Shreveport, Louisiana, 71101. To receive notices of upcoming meetings and agendas, please contact us below.

Meeting Schedule

Agendas and Minutes

August 4, 2023: Agenda | Minutes
September 15, 2023: Agenda
October 27, 2023
December 8, 2023
January 19, 2024
March 1, 2024
April 12, 2024
May 24, 2024
June 28, 2024


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Committee Members 2023-2024

Mr. Alan Clarke

Shreveport MPC
Mr. Butch Ford

Bossier Parish

Mrs. Carlotta
Bossier City/Parish MPC

Mayor Tom Arceneaux
City of Shreveport

Mr. Bruce Blanton

Webster Parish

Mr. Michael Norton

Desoto Parish

Mayor Tommy
City of Bossier City

Mr. Eric England

Port of Caddo-Bossier

Mr. David North

LaDOTD, District 04

Mr. Dinero’ Washington

Ms. Erica Bryant

Caddo Parish
Non-voting Member
Ms. Laura Phillips
Federal Highway Administration
Non-voting Member
Ms. Lynn Hayes
Federal Transit Administration