Public Transportation

The mission of the Public Transportation program is to improve public transit in all areas of the State so that Louisiana's citizens may enjoy an adequate level of personal mobility regardless of geographical location, physical limitation or economic status.




Application period will open July of each year for funding requests beginning the following state fiscal year.  Applications are due November 1 every year.  If you have questions regarding funding applications please contact DOTD Public Transit at 225-379-3060.

Location Information
Physical AddressPublic Transportation Section
1201 Capitol Access Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Mailing AddressP.O. Box 94245
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9245
Phone Number(225) 379-3060
Fax Number(225) 379-3071
Group Email

225-379-3054Urban Program Manager & Coordinated Human Services Planning
225-379-3064Region Program Manager (Lake Charles & Lafayette Region)
225-379-3063Regional Program Manager
225-379-3062Reimbursement Program Manager
225-379-3058Region Program Manager – New Orleans & Houma Region
225-379-3057Public Transportation Director
225-379-3061ACCOUNTANT 3
225-379-3066Region Program Manager – Alexandria and Baton Rouge Region
225-379-3056Transit Asset Manager