• Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: October 7, 2020

    Posted Oct 8, 2020
    Residents of one rural area of Bossier Parish will soon have access to broadband Internet services after a unanimous vote Wednesday by the Bossier Parish Police Jury.
  • Keep Bossier Beautiful

    Keep Bossier Beautiful Receives Grant

    Posted Oct 8, 2020
    Keep Bossier Beautiful has been selected as a recipient of the Healthy Communities Grant by Keep Louisiana Beautiful, the state’s premier anti-litter and community improvement organization according to Lynn Bryan, KBB Executive Director.
  • Trailblazers

    Trailblazers to Present Free Waterfowl Migration Sessions

    Posted Oct 7, 2020
    Four free Waterfowl Migration Patterns and Trends workshops will be offered in north Louisiana cities to provide information on what to expect this hunting season, plus waterfowl and wetlands conservation.
  • Public Affairs

    PAR (Public Affairs Research Council) Amendments Guide

    Posted Oct 5, 2020
    PAR (Public Affairs Research Council) has released its guide to the proposed 2020 state of Louisiana Constitutional amendments, along with an explanation of each.
  • Trailblazer Field Day 1

    Trailblazer Forestry Workshop

    Posted Oct 5, 2020
    Area landowners learned better management practices of timber resources during a Friday workshop session at Red Oak Lake in Haughton, sponsored by Trailblazer RC&D.
  • Johson Bridge

    Parish Bridge Work Update

    Posted Oct 5, 2020
    A pair of bridge projects on heavily travelled roadways in the parish designed to increase the size and safety of the structures are proceeding on schedule.
  • Bossier Parish

    Swan Lake Rd. Closure - Sunday, Sept. 27

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    Beginning Sunday, Sept. 27, Swan Lake Rd. northbound at I-220 will be closed, according to the state Dept. of Transportation and Development. Road closure will begin at 8 p.m. and re-open on Monday, Sept. 28 at 5 a.m.
  • Linton Road - North

    Linton Rd. and Palmetto Rd. Intersection

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    Bossier Parish Police Jury highway department crews will be working Saturdays for the next few weeks on a project that is designed to improve traffic flow at the intersection of Linton Rd. and Palmetto Rd.
  • Watertank 2

    Dogwood Water Tank Grounds

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    Workers have finished fine tuning the site of the new ground storage tank at Dogwood for the Consolidated Waterworks/Sewerage Dist. No. 1, according to Director of Public Utilities Larry Landry.
  • Trialblazer

    Trailblazer Workshop: October 2, 2020

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    A free Forestry Best Management Practices (BMPs) workshop and field tour will be held Friday, Oct. 2 at Red Oak Lake near Haughton to provide information to forest landowners on how to make their woodlands healthier, more profitable, and sustainable.
  • Wi-Fi

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 15, 2020

    Posted Sep 18, 2020
    A plan to bring high speed internet service to one rural area of Bossier Parish will go under review by a Bossier Parish Police Jury committee after the public body heard a proposal during Wednesday’s meeting.

    Transportation Plan Study

    Posted Sep 11, 2020
    In order to spend federal dollars on local transportation projects and programs, a metropolitan area must have a Metropolitan Transportation Plan (MTP, or the Long-Range Transportation Plan).
  • Department of Treasury

    Tuesday with State Treasurer John Schroder

    Posted Sep 11, 2020
    Small business owners in the state could be eligible for up to $15,000 in expenses incurred during COVID 19 under a new state law, the Louisiana Main Street Recovery Program.
  • Swan Lake

    Bridges Focus of Work

    Posted Sep 9, 2020
    A pair of bridges on crucial roadways in Bossier Parish are currently being replaced as part of the Police Jury’s plan for infrastructure improvement.
  • Loading Items

    Bossier Parish Police Jury Helping Calcasieu Parish

    Posted Sep 5, 2020
    Shortly after 8 a.m. Friday, a 26-foot truck loaded with much needed supplies left the Benton courthouse heading to Calcasieu Parish. With the effort, Bossier Parish is helping a friend that stepped up when help was needed.
  • Swan Lake Rd. Complete to South

    Swan Lake Rd. North Complete

    Posted Sep 5, 2020
    Parish Engineer Butch Ford said he considered Wednesday “…a red letter day…” after Bossier Parish Police Jury members approved a change order for the Swan Lake Rd. north/south corridor project.
  • Water

    Meeting Notes: September 2, 2020 - Consolidated Waterworks/Sewerage Dist. No. 1 Meeting

    Posted Sep 5, 2020
    All 12 members of the Bossier Parish Police Jury sit as the board of supervisors of Sewer District No. 1 of the Parish of Bossier.
  • Ken Starnes

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 2, 2020

    Posted Sep 3, 2020
    One week ago, parish police jury highway department crews were working around the clock to remove trees and debris blocking roadways in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. Although Laura has gone, her destruction is still evident.
  • Bossier Parish

    Swan Lake Lane Closure

    Posted Sep 3, 2020
    Swan Lake Road’s southbound lane at I-220 will be closed Sunday, Sept. 6 beginning at 8 p.m. for work associated with the widening of Swan Lake at the interchange, according to the state Department of Transportation and Development.
  • Dogwood Water Tank

    Dogwood Water Changeover

    Posted Sep 1, 2020
    Additional work is planned on the Dogwood subdivision water facility Tuesday, Sept. 1 beginning after 9 p.m. and that will require a switch to the Highland Water System for several hours.