ST. FRANCISVILLE - A $3.8 million project to provide sewer service to a rural area of West Feliciana Parish is nearing completion after a struggle of more than 10 years. Contractors and parish employees tested the sewage treatment portion of the project on Thursday.
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BATON ROUGE- City leaders will discuss a possible buyout for people who live near a wastewater plant in the northern part of Baton Rouge Wednesday.
People in University Heights, a neighborhood near Scenic Highway, have said the plant stinks and has ruined their quality of life.
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BATON ROUGE- City leaders want the group in charge of day-to-day operations at the Animal Shelter to answer questions and allegations about mistreatment at the shelter.
Wednesday, Companion Animal Alliance has been asked to present a report to Metro Council about the operations and the facility.
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The town of Sterlington will begin construction within the next two weeks on a new wastewater treatment plant that will increase the growing town's treatment capacity nearly three-fold. When finished later this year, the plant will treat 375,000 gallons of wastewater a day, compared to its current capacity of 150,000.... more »
Galveston, Texas will begin spending $107 million federal disaster recovery money for infrastructure damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Ike.
City officials said the figure is the most the city will be spending at one time, to repair its infrastructure.
Galveston, along with other parts of Texas and Louisiana,... more »