BATON ROUGE - After a summer of commuter confusion, transportation officials announced on Tuesday that crews will begin work to reinstall the traffic signal at the intersection of East Boyd Drive and Burbank Drive starting tomorrow.
The signal was removed by crews in July with the goal to improve... more »
BATON ROUGE - The traffic signal at the corner of East Boyd Drive and Burbank Drive will be removed two weeks into August.
This week that the light will change from regulating traffic with red and green lights to flashing lights. The signal for drivers on Burbank Drive will... more »
BATON ROUGE - Two men are recovering from gunshot wounds to their hands after confronting a suspect who tried to rob two women at gunpoint.
Around 1:00 a.m. today, Baton Rouge Police responded to the 700 block of East Boyd Drive near Nicholson.
Investigators said it happened while... more »
BATON ROUGE - Police said two people were injured while trying to wrestle a gun away from someone who tried to rob them last night.
Investigators said it happened while a group of people were walking together down East Boyd just past midnight. Police said a man with a... more »
BATON ROUGE - A 22-year-old man led Baton Rouge Police on a brief high speed chase near Tigerland before crashing a stolen car into a ditch, according to investigators.
It happened around 4:30 a.m. on East Boyd Drive near Nicholson. Police arrested 22-year-old Johnathan Batteau, 3422 Conrad Street, and... more »
BATON ROUGE - A hit-and-run in October that sent two people to the hospital prompted protests from people that lived where it happened, and now the Department of Public Works plans to build sidewalks on East Boyd Drive near Tigerland.
Deputy Director Bryan Harmon at the Department of Public... more »
BATON ROUGE - East Boyd Drive is scheduled to get sidewalks in an area heavily trafficked by walking crowds.
The Department of Public Works advertised the job last month, and DPW said in an email it is scheduled to receive bids Tuesday, April 3rd.
Tonight on News 2... more »