EONS TO CREATE

OUR STAND

ON THE ISSUES


Neighbors Opposed to the LOOP

Is NOT

  • Operated nor sponsored by any political subdivision of government.

  • Partisan.

  • Opposed To Growth Or Economic Development.

  • Opposed To Toll Roads.

  • Opposed To The Louisiana Department Of Transportation.



NO LOOP

Is AGAINST

  • The Baton Rouge Loop As Proposed.

  • The Use Of Transportation and Transportation Related Projects As General Revenue Generators.

  • Taking Any Land (Or Thing Of Value) Without Just Compensation.

  • Diverting Local Government Revenues.

  • Causing Adverse Economic Impact To Local Govermnent.

  • Conversion Of Existing Free Highways Into Toll Roads.

  • Use Of General Transportaion Revenues In Support Of Toll Road Projects.

  • Private Control Of Public Infrastructure, Whether Direct Or Indirect.

  • Taking Private Land and/or Using State Land, For Non-Public Purpose Use.

  • State Subsidized or Sponsored Competition To Private Enterprise.

  • Combining Critical Infrastructure Elements Into A Single Site.


NO LOOP

Is FOR

  • Accountability.

  • Improved Transportation Systems.

  • Open And Responsive Government.

  • Full Public Participation In The Decision Making Process Of Transportation Planning and Finance.

  • Responsible Growth, Development and Economic Expansion.

  • Full Public Disclosure of All State Transportation Projects.

  • Local Grovernment Participation In Transportation Planning.

  • Reducing Air Pollution.

  • Focusing Transportation Resources On Traffic Generators (Urban Centers).