• FEMA Road Work

    FEMA Road Work Continues

    Posted Aug 26, 2021
    Contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury are continuing work on parish asphalt roads that were damaged by historic floods in 2015 and 2016. A total of 32 roads will be repaired or rebuilt using just over $30 million in funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency.
  • Proposed Jim James Road Route

    Proposed Route for Tim James, Inc. Road

    Posted Aug 25, 2021
    Tim James, Inc., the Alabama based infrastructure company that proposes to build a privately funded roadway between Flournoy Lucas Rd. in Caddo Parish and U.S. Highway 71, has released its anticipated route.
  • LTI2

    La. Tech Research Institute Moving Ahead

    Posted Aug 25, 2021
    Construction on the new La. Tech Research Institute facility is moving ahead, and both local and state officials are anticipating the benefits to the I-20/Cyber corridor.
  • Bossier City Mayor Tommy Chandler, CIC Executive Director/President Craig Spohn, Gov. John Bel Edwards and La. Tech University President Dr. Les Guice turn dirt.

    Louisiana Tech University’s Research Institute (LTRI) Groundbreaking

    Posted Aug 25, 2021
    Louisiana Tech University’s Research Institute (LTRI), currently under construction on the grounds of the Cyber Innovation Center, is seeking new ways to provide work for both industry and defense partners and provide research and development for Global Strike.
  • ART

    Arthur Ray Teague Multi-Use Trail Extension

    Posted Aug 24, 2021
    Construction will soon begin on an extension of the Arthur Ray Teague multi-use trail, a project that will take the trail from its current terminus at the Red River Wildlife Refuge south to Parkway High School.
  • Linton

    Linton Road Closed Over Flat River

    Posted Aug 24, 2021
    Beginning Monday, Aug. 23, Linton Rd. is closed to traffic from the intersection of Airline Dr. as contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury prepare to begin replacing a bridge over Flat River.
  • Camera

    Security Cameras at Parish Parks

    Posted Aug 23, 2021
    Security cameras have been installed at all Bossier Parish parks and the police jury’s Director of Parks and Recreation Warren Saucier said the move has already paid dividends.
  • Foley Beach Project

    Plans Announced for Privately Funded Roadway Between Caddo and Bossier Parish

    Posted Aug 23, 2021
    Plans have been announced to seek approval from the Caddo Parish Commission and Bossier Parish Police Jury for the construction of a privately funded roadway between Flournoy Lucas Road in Caddo Parish and Louisiana Highway 71 in Bossier Parish.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: August 18, 2021

    Posted Aug 22, 2021
    Current census figures show Bossier Parish is continuing a decades-old growing trend, showing just over 31 percent in growth since the 2000 count.
  • Bodcau

    Bodcau Bayou (Twin Bridges) Has Been Posted

    Posted Aug 11, 2021
    A bridge over Bodcau Bayou (Twin Bridges) on Hwy. 157 has been posted at five tons (10,000 pounds) according to information received from the state Department of Transportation and Development.
  • Crouch

    Future Path of Swan Lake Road

    Posted Aug 11, 2021
    Currently it’s just a path through the woods to help surveyors mark rights-of-way for the northern extension of Swan Lake Rd., but it marks the beginning of clearing and grubbing for the future path of the north-south thoroughfare.
  • FEMA Road Repairs

    FEMA Road Repairs Begin

    Posted Aug 10, 2021
    Contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury have begun replacing asphalt on the first of approximately 30 south Bossier roads that will be either repaired or completely reconstructed after the damage caused by historic floods in 2015 and 2016.
  • Bossier Parish

    Bellemere Subdivision Work

    Posted Aug 9, 2021
    Reconstruction of the entrance to Bellemere subdivision on St. Andrews Lane is scheduled to begin Wednesday, Aug. 11, according to Bossier Parish Assistant Engineer Eric Hudson.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: August 4, 2021

    Posted Aug 5, 2021
    Work on major road projects in Bossier Parish will be kicking off this month after conference meetings with contractors, Assistant Parish Engineer Eric Hudson told members of the Bossier Parish Police Jury Wednesday.
  • Bossier Parish

    Amended Executive Order: August 2, 2021

    Posted Aug 3, 2021
    Please read the latest Amended Executive Order regarding mask in the courthouse.
  • DRA

    Broadband Connectivity Test

    Posted Aug 3, 2021
    State of Louisiana officials are asking Bossier Parish residents to take a quick test to help provide broadband connectivity to all areas that have no or poor service.
  • FCC

    Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

    Posted Aug 3, 2021
    Households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic could find assistance under the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program, a temporary relief program administered by the Federal Communications Commission.
  • Black Bayou

    Black Bayou Bridge Construction Boat Traffic

    Posted Jul 29, 2021
    A small percentage of boaters who are ignoring posted warning signs and buoys at the Linton Rd. bridge over Black Bayou construction site are causing parish officials to take a look at steps to ensure safety for both boat traffic and workers.
  • Bossier Parish

    Cypress Fiber Optics Down

    Posted Jul 29, 2021
    A fiber optics line serving the Cypress Black Bayou Recreation and Water Conservation District was accidentally severed Thursday by a contractor working in the area.
  • Bossier Parish

    Benton Road Lane Closures

    Posted Jul 28, 2021
    Intermittent lane closures are scheduled to begin Friday, July 30 on a section of La. Hwy. 3 (Benton Rd.) from U.S. Hwy. 80 (E. Texas St.) north to I-220 in Bossier City, according to an announcement by the La. Department of Transportation and Development.