One man was arrested and one woman was found dead after a vehicle sped out of control while traveling north on La. Hwy 415, south of Hwy. 190 in West Baton Rouge Parish on Tuesday evening, Aug. 11.
As I watched people in their cars completely blocking intersections, cutting one another off and generally hurried to “get somewhere,” I was graced to realize that my family was safely settled in my home.
The Addis Town Council and Iberville Parish Counil were the latest local agencies to adopt a resolution urging state and federal officials to help resolve the traffic issues in the Baton Rouge Metropolitan Area.
The first phase of a two-year facelift at Rivault Memorial Park is scheduled to wrap up in the next week.
Demolition of the park’s concession stands and fencing began this summer to make way for newer and more effective facilities, West Baton Rouge Parks & Recreation Director Anatole Vincent said.