• 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.
  • Black Bayou Bridge

    Black Bayou Bridge Safety Problems

    Posted Jul 26, 2021
    A small number of boaters who continue to violate safety protocols while construction is underway on a new Linton Rd. bridge over Black Bayou has caused the Bossier Parish Police Jury to consider more stringent steps.
  • Forest Hills Turn Lane

    Forest Hills Turn Lane

    Posted Jul 26, 2021
    Bossier Parish Police Jury Highway Dept. crews are adding a right-hand turn lane to help alleviate heavy traffic exiting Forest Hills subdivision onto U.S. Hwy. 80.
  • Bossier Parish

    Winfield Road Repairs

    Posted Jul 26, 2021
    A section of Winfield Rd. beginning at its intersection with Bellevue Rd. will be under construction for the next three weeks according to Assistant Parish Engineer Eric Hudson.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: July 21, 2021

    Posted Jul 22, 2021
    Work on roads in south Bossier Parish severely damaged by the historic flood of 2016 will begin soon after members of the parish police jury voted Wednesday to accept a bid to begin work on multiple repair projects.
  • Bridge Open

    Johnson Koran Bridge Open

    Posted Jul 16, 2021
    South Bossier Parish motorists won’t be taking the long way around now that construction on the new bridge over Foxskin Bayou on Johnson Koran Rd. has been completed.
  • Cross Creek

    Highway Department Working in Neighborhoods

    Posted Jul 15, 2021
    Bossier Parish highway department crews are turning their attention to parish subdivisions with repairs and improvements to infrastructure.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: July 7, 2021

    Posted Jul 8, 2021
    Organizers of special events to be held in Bossier Parish will now have to obtain a permit after an ordinance governing “public interest and special events” was adopted Wednesday by the Bossier Parish Police Jury.
  • Bossier Parish

    Jurors Visit The Port

    Posted Jun 18, 2021
    A visit to the Port of Caddo-Bossier Wednesday gave Bossier Parish Police Jury members and staff an up-close look at one of the area’s premier industrial sites that continues to grow and make major contributions the area’s economy.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: June 16, 2021

    Posted Jun 17, 2021
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members voted unanimously Wednesday to seek an injunction to prevent a weekend event advertised as a Friday 4-wheeler ride and a Saturday trail ride, with musical performances scheduled later both evenings. With the vote, the police jury authorized the parish attorney to file for an immediate injunction in 26th Judicial District Court against the promoter and the landowner.
  • Parks

    Julianna Parks Named New District 5 Representative

    Posted Jun 14, 2021
    Julianna Parks has been named the new District 5 representative to the Bossier Parish Police Jury after a special meeting of the jury Monday. She took her oath of office immediately following the meeting.
  • Championship

    Football Championship

    Posted Jun 11, 2021
    Championship football will be featured at South Bossier Park on Caplis Sligo Rd. Saturday when four finalists from the North Louisiana Football Alliance take the field in semifinal play.
  • DOTD

    US 80 over Fifi Bayou Now Open

    Posted Jun 7, 2021
    All lanes are now open in both directions on US 80 over Fifi Bayou in Bossier Parish, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.
  • VP

    Bob Brotherton First Vice President of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana

    Posted Jun 4, 2021
    Bossier Parish is again represented at the top administrative level of a statewide association after parish Police Jury member Bob Brotherton received his oath of office to serve as first vice president of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana.
  • Bump Skaggs and Kent Rogers

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: June 2, 2021

    Posted Jun 3, 2021
    District 5 police jury member Jack “Bump” Skaggs announced his retirement from the public body Wednesday, telling his cohorts that a career move made it necessary for him to step aside.
  • Lady Chops

    Lady Chops at the Park

    Posted Jun 3, 2021
    Drum Roll Please. If this lady can get sticks on it, she can play it. Lady Chops brought an hour of high-energy, education and entertainment to Tall Timbers Park Wednesday, delighting a group of adults and children with a display of adaptations that turned buckets, pots and pans, and a Cajun rubboard into instruments.
  • Bossier Parish

    Special Meeting Announced For Replacement of District 5 Jury Member

    Posted Jun 3, 2021
    A special meeting of the Bossier Parish Police Jury will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 14 in the jury meeting room in the Bossier Parish courthouse to appoint a replacement for jury District 5. This vacancy was created by the resignation of Jack “Bump” Skaggs.
  • Bossier Parish

    Trash Pickup Will Continue

    Posted Jun 3, 2021
    Although Bossier Parish will continue picking up certain trash and debris at no charge to residents, parameters have been established to determine what will qualify for removal.
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    Police Jury Holds Healthfair for Employees

    Posted Jun 1, 2021
    Nurses from the Bossier Parish Correctional Center administered wellness tests and parish employees learned how to recognize symptoms of stroke and heart attack during the Bossier Parish Police Jury’s first Informational Health and Wellness Fair last week.