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Repeat flood victim bought out by state for interstate project, relieved to move on

Posted 5:58 PM 10/15/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - The state has started buying up properties for the I-10 expansion project in Baton Rouge. One man, who has been interviewed by 2 On Your Side before, says he recently received his buyout payment and he's very relieved.

Robby Huey got his check a few days ago and he's already (More)


FEMA reps in parishes with no damage, sheriff says citizens are concerned

Posted 6:04 PM 10/14/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - There are dozens, probably many more, of FEMA fraud complaints under investigation. It's unlikely anyone will be able to stop the scammers stealing people's names and filing phony disaster claims. One sheriff is fed up and has a message about just how out of control it has (More)


Homeowner's property sinking due to years-old sewer issue, City-Parish says it's not responsible

Posted 6:59 PM 10/11/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - A woman says a work crew may have done more harm than good when they tried to fix her sinking yard. Now she's facing serious issues with her home.

Barbara Davis feels like she's being ignored and no one will help her.

"They don't care. They just don't care," Davis (More)


Growing concerns over FEMA fraud, scammers pretending to be victims

Posted 6:04 PM 10/7/2021 by Brittany Weiss

ST. GABRIEL - There's growing concern over FEMA fraud after Hurricane Ida.

Wednesday, 2 On Your Side told you about a FEMA claim filed with someone's name and address, but the wrong phone number. That person (More)


FEMA disaster fraud catches one woman by surprise, others could be victims

Posted 5:41 PM 10/6/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - Fraud follows disasters and Hurricane Ida is no different. Some people are finding out that someone is using their names to sign-up for FEMA disaster assistance.

One woman, who does not want to be (More)


Large hole still not repaired, neighborhood fears utility companies are pointing fingers

Posted 6:00 PM 10/5/2021 by Brittany Weiss

DENHAM SPRINGS - There's a lot of trouble over a hole in Livingston Parish that no one can seem to get fixed.

Damon Hebert moved into the Audubon Lakes neighborhood last November. The hole has opened up the sidewalk in front of his home. He tells 2 On Your Side it was an issue before he (More)


Councilman fails investigation by permit office, neighbor still worried about flooding

Posted 6:13 PM 10/1/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - The City-Parish says it mailed District 6 Metro Councilman Cleve Dunn a letter regarding a number of violations it found on the property he owns outside of his district.

His neighbor, Eugene (More)


House hit 3 times by vehicles running off road, property owner asking for help

Posted 6:13 PM 9/28/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - A repeat problem has one man calling 2 On Your Side for help. He says vehicles keep running into his house.

Robert Rogers has been working on fixing up a house at the corner of N. Foster Drive and Mohican Street. He's determined to get it done, but each time he's ready to (More)


Busted catch basin called into 311 last month, still no repair date

Posted 5:41 PM 9/28/2021 by Brittany Weiss

BATON ROUGE - A sewer drain at the corner of Louise Street and Highland Road has been broken for at least a month.

It was called into 311 on Aug. 26, 2021 and again on Sept. 20. The person who called it in reported a large truck drove over the lid of the catch basin, breaking it.


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