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TRAFFIC, ROADS & BRIDGES DEPARTMENT

101 Jefferson Street
Suite 202
Lafayette LA 70501

Phone: 337-291-8548
Email: WAbadie@LafayetteLA.gov

DIRECTOR: Warren Abadie

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TRAFFIC, ROADS & BRIDGES
DIRECTOR: Warren Abadie

Warren was born and raised in Lafayette, LA and still resides there with his wife and four children. He went to University of Louisiana at Lafayette and received his bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering (Computer Option) in 2003.

Warren was appointed Traffic, Roads and Bridges Department Director in 2020 where he oversees the Traffic Engineering Development, Signs and Markings, Traffic Signals and Streets divisions. He began his career with LCG in 2004 as an Engineer Aide.  In 2005 he was promoted to Traffic Maintenance Supervisor where he supervised crews in charge of Traffic Signals, Signs and Markings. In 2009 he was again promoted to the Traffic Signal/System Engineer.  In this position he performed traffic signal timing and system engineering analysis.  In 2013 he was promoted to the position of City/Parish Transportation Engineer which oversaw the Traffic Engineering Development, Signs and Markings, Traffic Signals, Transit, and Parking Divisions.