BATON ROUGE- Reverend Dudley Theodore Jackson proudly mows his lawn once a week. It's something he's done for a very long time.
"I've been living here a long time, " he says. "I moved on Avenue F in 1975."
But he says he got a letter from East... more »
BATON ROUGE- A judge approved modifications to the sewer system's consent decree, paving the way for buyouts of houses near a sewer plant.
People in University Place Subdivision are closer to getting out of the area they've complained about for years.
The city will appraise houses, and hopes... more »
BATON ROUGE - People who live near a sewer plant in the north part of the city won't get a reprieve from a smell they've been complaining about for the last 15 years.
Wednesday night, Metro Council voted not to move forward with a plan to buy-out the neighborhood.... more »
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- 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 - Families in a North Baton Rouge neighborhood say they're headed back to the drawing board when it comes to their fight against the sewage treatment plant in the area.
The University Place residents have been fighting the city-parish over the plant's smell and effects on their... more »