PRESCOTT, Ariz. - Fire managers expect containment of the Arizona wildfire that killed 19 Hotshots to increase quickly. The Yarnell fire north of Phoenix is burning on about 13 square miles and is 45 percent contained. Spokeswoman Karen Takai says that will begin to jump because crews are starting to... more »
BATON ROUGE - The parish bus system's governing board began a series of meetings Thursday to discuss how to move the system forward following a recent report that recommended replacing CATS' top managers with contracted employees from a transit management firm. The Advocate reports some members of the Capital Area... more »
BATON ROUGE- Consultants want the bus system to outsource its high-level managers.
TMG Consulting suggested to Capital Area Transit System leaders Tuesday to hire mangers on a contract basis.
The group was quick to defend the plan and said it is not a type of privatization.
The... more »