New Orleans to Baton Rouge rail project

A recent poll found wide support for passenger train service from New Orleans to Baton Rouge. 85 percent of the more than 1000 people questioned said intercity rail service was either “important” or “very important”. 79 percent support using state funds to match federal funds for the project. The Southern Rail Commission, the Baton Rouge Chamber and GNO Inc. commissioned the study.

New Orleans to Baton Rouge rail project