68°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Sun
86°
73°
50%
Mon
84°
73°
80%
Tue
83°
73°
90%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

Tent city spotted in downtown Baton Rouge

3 years ago March 20, 2012 Mar 20, 2012 Tuesday, March 20 2012 Tuesday, March 20, 2012 1:07:47 PM EDT in News
Source: WBRZ

BATON ROUGE - On the banks of the Mississippi River, on the other side of the railroad tracks, and near the Pentagon Barracks, dozens of tents sit hidden inside the brush.

They've been there for months, and the people that call it home say they can't get jobs in order to afford a roof over their heads.

Tonight on News 2 at 6 p.m., we'll show you how people are living on the other side of the tracks.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
PM T-Storms
85°
72°
Sun
PM T-Storms
86°
73°
Mon
T-Storms
84°
73°
Tue
T-Storms
83°
73°
Wed
T-Storms
84°
72°