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  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: April 17, 2019

    Posted Apr 17, 2019
    Developers and engineers who build and design new homes in an area designated as the Red River floodway in Bossier Parish now have a new set of standards to follow for streets in those subdivisions following Wednesday’s parish Police Jury meeting.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: April 3, 2019

    Posted Apr 3, 2019
    Bossier Parish residents who found themselves without garbage pickup service after a local hauler went out of business should pick the company of their choice as a replacement without new regulations governing that industry, according to a parish police jury committee.
  • Bossier Parish

    Parish Gets Project Money

    Posted Mar 27, 2019
    It’s official. Bossier Parish now has just over 20 million dollars available for parish road and bridge repairs, and to purchase additional water systems, beginning almost immediately and continuing through 2021.
  • Bossier Parish

    Bossier Parish Transportation Plan

    Posted Jan 31, 2019
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: December 5, 2018

    Posted Dec 5, 2018
    State Department of Transportation and Development inspectors are currently taking a look at Bossier Parish bridges and according to parish engineer Butch Ford, some findings in south Bossier need to be addressed.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: October 17, 2018

    Posted Oct 17, 2018
    Anyone in south Bossier Parish who may be wondering where all those vehicles are going just about every weekend should look no further than the police jury’s park and athletic complex on Caplis Sligo Rd.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: October 3, 2018

    Posted Oct 3, 2018
    When heavy rains fall in Bossier Parish, water needs to flow from one place to another as quickly and smoothly as possible to prevent flooding on roads and streets in subdivisions.
  • Bossier Parish

    State association meets in Bossier City

    Posted Sep 27, 2018
    Parish engineers and supervisors from across the state were in Bossier City Wednesday and Thursday for the Fall meeting of the Louisiana Parish Engineers and Supervisors Association held at Margaritaville Resort.
  • Bossier Parish

    North Bossier roads getting overlay

    Posted Sep 21, 2018
    Another parish road is getting a facelift as part of the police jury’s road repair and renovation program.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 19, 2018

    Posted Sep 19, 2018
    One Bossier Parish park has officially grown by an additional 12 and one-half acres with the purchase of property adjacent to the parish park located on southern Lake Bistineau.
  • Bossier Parish

    Bossier Fire District 5 gets grant

    Posted Sep 11, 2018
    Firefighters in one Bossier Parish rural fire department will soon be sporting new bunker gear, thanks to a federal grant from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG) targeting improved operations and safety.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 5, 2018

    Posted Sep 5, 2018
    Improvements to the Parish Camp in south Bossier are continuing and following Wednesday’s Police Jury meeting, the facility will soon have even more room to expand services to residents.
  • Bossier Parish

    Petition language confusing, police jury president says

    Posted Aug 22, 2018
    A petition drive currently underway in a portion of Bossier Parish has one member of the parish police jury more than a little concerned. It’s not the subject of the petition but the language used in the official filing that Glenn Benton would like to see clarified.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury commits to BAFB project

    Posted Aug 16, 2018
    Bossier Parish will soon officially become a partner in the Barksdale Access Interchange Improvement Project that will provide a north/south access road from the intersection of I-20 and I-220 to a new Barksdale Air Force Base entrance gate.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: August 15, 2018

    Posted Aug 15, 2018
    Bossier Parish is recognized as one of the fastest growing parishes in the state and Wednesday’s meeting of the parish police jury provided proof the growth pattern shows little sign of slowing down.
  • Bossier Parish

    Parish continues mosquito spraying program

    Posted Aug 14, 2018
    Part of the Bossier Parish Police Jury's regular road program is spraying for mosquitoes along parish roads and in neighborhoods throughout the parish.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: August 1, 2018

    Posted Aug 1, 2018
    A development combining up to 25 residential lots, clubhouse and community pool plus a private airport featuring a 5,000 ft. runway and a recreational lake capable of accommodating pontoon aircraft has been presented to members of the Bossier Parish Police Jury.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: July 18, 2018

    Posted Jul 18, 2018
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members adopted tax millage rates for the year 2018 Wednesday and there was a little good news for parish taxpayers.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: June 20, 2018

    Posted Jun 20, 2018
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members took the first step Wednesday to begin a major addition to the Parish Camp on Lake Bistineau with a unanimous vote to accept the low bid to drill a water well at the site.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: June 6, 2018

    Posted Jun 6, 2018
    Security at the Bossier Parish Courthouse will soon be significantly upgraded with the addition of more hi-tech cameras to provide better quality surveillance inside and outside the building.