Adam Knapp, President and CEO of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, said that a West Baton Rouge transportation project is a top priority in this year’s legislative session.
The city of Port Allen water system is currently equipped to protect users from a brain-eating ameba, Public Works Director Terry Vincent confirmed.
In November of last year, the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) issued an emergency rule that “required that water systems in the state maintain a higher residual disinfectant level and increase their number of sampling sites by 25 percent,” according to a press release.
Several Port Allen schools were recently extended national accolades for their work in the Teacher Advancement Program (TAP), including a distinctive award given to Port Allen Middle School.
The West Baton Rouge School Board acknowledged major improvements to Grandeury Field, the football field located behind Port Allen Middle School, after a cooperative endeavor with WBR Parish helped upgrade the facility.
On any given Monday night in Brusly, after the high school’s halls have been swept and the front doors locked to signify the end of the workday, the sound of a low rumble fills the high school’s gymnasium as people from all over the community and surrounding areas begin to fill the large space.