A public hearing takes place tomorrow (Jan. 10th) -- to discuss extension of a local road. It's being held from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Bossier Parish Courthouse in Benton. The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development and the Federal Highway Administration are proposing to extend Wafer Road in Bossier Parish 3.6 miles from Winfield Road to Bellevue Road. Detailed information on the Draft Environmental Assessment will be presented at the open house public hearing. That includes project alternatives and information on wetlands, right-of-way acquisition and relocation assistance. You can find more information on the plan on the state DOTD's website. www.dotd.la.gov/planning/environ/