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Metro Council to meet for the last time with current members tonight

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Posted: Dec 12, 2012 2:49 PM by Trey Schmaltz
Updated: Dec 12, 2012 2:49 PM
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BATON ROUGE- Four of the twelve elected members of Metro Council will be making their last decisions of their council career tonight. Wednesday's meeting is also the last regular council meeting of the year.

"Bones" Addison, Mike Walker, Alison Gary, and "Smokie" Bourgeois won't return to the council next year.

Walker ran against Mayor Kip Holden for Mayor-President and was unsuccessful, Addison was term-limited out, Gary did not run for re-election, and Bourgeois lost his re-election bid to John Delgado.

The inauguration for the next council is set for January 2nd. Tonight's meeting starts at 4:00.

Newly elected to council are:

District 2: Chauna Banks-Daniel

District 8: Buddy Amoroso

District 11: Ryan Heck

District 12: John Delgado

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