As of Wednesday Aug. 28, the Port Allen utility office will have experienced a 100-percent turnover rate and the administrative staff will have suffered six total resignations since Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter took office nearly eight months ago.
PLAQUEMINE — Governor Bobby Jindal and Dow Louisiana Operations Site Leader Eduardo Do Val announced The Dow Chemical Company will invest $1.06 billion in a pair of new polyolefins plants
The West Baton Rouge Parish Council has hired an attorney to draft the parish ordinance to consolidate the parish’s six fire sub-districts into one parish-wide fire district by July 1, 2014.
The lack of a 2013-2014 budget for the city of Port Allen may be hampering police and fire protection, according to officials.
Port Allen Police Chief Esdron Brown, who vowed when he took office in January to update the city’s police equipment, said the cars are in poor condition.