BATON ROUGE- City leaders are set to talk about buying out a neighborhood near a sewerage plant in the northern part of town.
On Wednesday's Metro Council agenda is a discussion about the $6,000,000 plan to solve on-going issues with people who live in University Heights.
For years,... more »
BATON ROUGE - A Baton Rouge councilman says the only reason he sponsored a proposal to extend bar hours to 4 a.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays is to create permit fees necessary to fund additional enforcement personnel in the Alcoholic Beverage Control Office. Ulysses Addison says the ABC board has... more »
BATON ROUGE- There's a plan in the works to buyout people who live near a sewer treatment plant in north Baton Rouge.
It involves almost 50 homes in University Place, near Southern University, but there's no price tag yet.
People in the neighborhood say the treatment plant stinks... more »
BATON ROUGE - Metro council member Bones Addison wants more information shared between law enforcement agencies, especially when it comes to the parish's crime cameras and shot spotters.
In Wednesday night's metro council meeting, Addison said local law enforcement is not as seamless as they say. He says Baton... more »
An ethics complaint against a Baton Rouge council member has been dismissed, according to the state ethics board.
A secretary for the board said the complaint against Ulysses "Bones" Addison had been dismissed last month.
The board had claimed Addison hadn't filed a required campaign finance disclosure report... more »
Neighbors of a sewer treatment plant in North Baton Rouge thought their legal fight with the parish might end Wednesday night.
Residents in that area have been in legal battles with the parish for nearly 16 years. Instead, the East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council delayed a vote on... more »