On Tuesday, April 22, Brusly’s town council agreed to appoint Richie Johnson as the town’s interim police chief, and made the appointment effective April 26, the day after former chief Jamie Whaley officially resigned from the position.
U.S. Senator David Vitter held a town hall meeting in Addis Thursday morning, discussing issues and answering locals’ questions regarding everything from Obamacare to West Baton Rouge traffic woes.
The city of Port Allen’s public works department has begun work on a four- to five-year, $1.5 million road improvements program.
The first, $375,000 phase includes road improvements to the east side of La. Hwy. 1, specifically:
6th Street from Court Street to Rosedale Road
The West Baton Rouge Parish Council voted in favor of sponsoring the Port Allen Food Pantry during their regular meeting Thursday, April 24.
Police seized more than $1,500 and a custom Chevrolet Corvette from a Port Allen man after finding several packages of heroine in the vehicle and arresting the man on drug charges.