The West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce (WBRCC) celebrated a big development for business in the parish after Thermaldyne CEO Randall Tolbert and Gov. Bobby Jindal announced the company will establish a $19 million facility to handle industrial waste remediation.
The Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) is working on a $2 million survey through the end of May to determine the feasibility of improvements in the Interstate 10 corridor, from the Horace Wilkinson Bridge to the I-10/12 split.
The DOTD will preview potential concepts at a meeting with stakeholders in August. Right now all options are on the table, said DOTD spokesperson Rodney Mallett.
Port Allen’s Chief Financial Officer Audrey McCain will receive a $112,500 settlement from the city after negotiations between her, the Port Allen City Council and former mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter in the West Baton Rouge Parish court on Monday, May 4.
On Wednesday, April 29, 2015, Plaquemine Bank and Trust Company hosted the 28th annual "Art Alert" Art Show, which was open to all natives and current residents of Iberville and West Baton Rouge Parishes.
Not every confrontation requires brute force. Sometimes, heated situations require a bit of understanding.