DOTD secretary to speak at Press Club on Dec. 16

Sherri Lebas, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD), will address the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Dec. 16. She will discuss 2014 highway plans. Press Club meets on Mondays in the Iberville Room at the Belle of Baton Rouge Hotel, which is located at 102 France St. Parking is free in the garage off Mayflower Street. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers. The public is invited, but only members of the Press Club and the news media are allowed to ask questions during the question-and-answer portion of the program.