Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter has yet to present the 2013-2014 budget to the city council, a budget which must be adopted before July 1 in order to go into effect.
The Brusly Town Council, Monday evening during their May committee meeting, discussed raising residents’ sewage rates.
UPDATE: A bill awaits passage of the Louisiana state Senate this week that would consolidate West Baton Rouge Parish’s six fire sub-districts into one parish-wide fire district by July 1 of next year.
18th Judicial District Court Judge Alvin Batiste deferred a contempt of court hearing Tuesday morning on “Audrey McCain versus Demetric Slaughter” until May 29 at 9 a.m.
Officials are confirming that a bill currently before a state Senate committee will consolidate the parish’s six fire sub-districts into one district.