Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Ricks announces plans for second term

1 year 7 months 3 weeks ago March 05, 2015 Mar 5, 2015 Thursday, March 05 2015 March 05, 2015 9:26 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Trey Schmaltz

LIVINGSTON - Parish President Layton Ricks announced Thursday, he is running for re-election.

In a news release Thursday, Ricks touted his last three years in office when there has been a surge in new developments and infrastructure improvements. The Juban Crossing development opened for business late last year and this week, Epic Piping announced a $45 million project to build a fabrication facility in the parish that will create 560 jobs.

"These are exciting times for Livingston Parish," he said. "This election is about keeping our great Parish moving in the right direction," Ricks said.

Although, Ricks and members of the parish council are often at odds.

Ricks, a Republican, is 60-years-old. The election is in October.
Follow the publisher of this post on Twitter: @treyschmaltz


More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
7 Days