BATON ROUGE - Metro Councilman John Delgado has an idea he thinks will stop any proposed incorporation of St. George. Delgado said he can seek legal action to stop St. George from incorporating into a separate city.
"I think it's inherently unfair to citizens of East Baton Rouge Parish... more »
BATON ROUGE - Metro Councilman John Delgado said he will sponsor an ordinance for property owners that request to become a part of the city of Baton Rouge.
The announcement comes on the heels of a report prepared by LSU economists that said the proposed city of St. George... more »
BATON ROUGE - Four security doors were recently installed on the third floor of City Hall.
Metro Councilman John Delgado requested them after reports of people walking freely into personal council offices during meetings.
"This is a public building. We want to make it accessible to people, but... more »
BATON ROUGE - Delgado Community College in New Orleans plans to lay off more than a hundred employees, including dozens of faculty members, while Nunez Community College in Chalmette also is letting go staff. Both moves were approved Wednesday by the schools' governing board and come as the campuses seek... more »
COVINGTON- Delgado Community College will close its Covington campus at the end of the spring 2014 semester. School officials say classes will slowly be phased out in the months ahead. The Times-Picayune reports students will be directed to growing course offerings from Delgado's sister institution, Northshore Technical Community College, and... more »
NEW ORLEANS- About 10 percent of Delgado Community College's 465 employees will be laid off at the end of next month. Chancellor Monty Sullivan said Tuesday the layoffs are a consequence of the school's $13 million deficit and declining enrollment. Sullivan says no teachers will lose their jobs in this... more »