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Todd Dills

Coop back open

| December 05, 2008

Louisiana’s I-10 westbound scale between Lafayette Parish and Breaux Bridge in St. Martin Parish is now back open after almost two years’ and $200,000 worth of repairs, reports Steven Landry (not to be confused with the well-known custom-truck owner-operator of the same name) at the Last year and in 2006 they won the Worst Roads crown outright, if that gives you any indication of where the Hurricane-wracked state might come in this year. Not to give away too much, of course. Keep an eye on OverdriveDigital.com for the January issue’s full results.

Among superlatives for Louisiana in the survey: they once again were named for having the best truckstops in the nation, now three and more years running. Now what is it about LA that makes its truckstops so popular, I wonder….