Adding toll lanes to the proposals for upgrading portions of U.S. 90 to Interstate standards in the Lafayette area could provide up to half of the financing, according to a new traffic study.

The Lafayette Metropolitan Expressway Commission is looking at ways to finance the work, which would eventually turn U.S. 90 into Interstate 49 South. The segment would be part of the plans to eventually upgrade the road from New Orleans to the Arkansas line.

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