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    Bossier Parish Parks and Recreation Facilitates Closed For Group Gatherings; Open for Individual and Family Recreation

    Posted Mar 16, 2020
    Due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, Bossier Parish Parks and Recreation will be closing its facilities for group gatherings. Sports games, tournaments, and practices are cancelled until April 13, 2020. Playgrounds, walking tracks, and picnic/camping areas will remain open for individual and family recreation.
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    Police Jury Meeting Notes: March 4, 2020

    Posted Mar 4, 2020
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members will consider updating language on an ordinance governing gated communities that would allow first responders to use electronic entry to those areas in times of emergency.

    Soccer Tryouts Held at South Bossier Park

    Posted Mar 3, 2020
    Men and women who hope to take their soccer skills to the next level got a chance to show their abilities to professional scouts and league coaches Saturday and Sunday at South Bossier Park.
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    Police Jury Meeting Notes: February 19, 2020

    Posted Feb 19, 2020
    A local soccer organization honing their skills on fields at the South Bossier Park could see some of its adult amateur players kick their way to the next level of competition.

    2020 Louisiana Police Jury Association Annual Convention

    Posted Feb 11, 2020
    More than 1,000 elected officials and their wives/significant others are expected to attend the three-day 2020 Louisiana Police Jury Association annual convention scheduled to kick off Wednesday, Feb. 12 at the Shreveport Convention Center.
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    Sewer Main Failures Kingston Plantation subdivision near Col. Burt Blvd. and Cattails Trail

    Posted Feb 11, 2020
    Some sewer main failures have been experienced due to groundwater issues.

    Arthur Ray Teague Parkway Walking/Biking Trail

    Posted Feb 7, 2020
    If it’s true that numbers often tell the tale, then the Arthur Ray Teague Parkway walking/biking trail is one very popular attraction.
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    Police Jury Meeting Notes: February 5, 2020

    Posted Feb 6, 2020
    A study commissioned by the Red River Waterway Commission shows that a navigable Red River has generated billions of dollars in sales, spending and earnings since the project was completed a half-century ago.

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: January 15, 2020

    Posted Jan 16, 2020
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members were administered the oath of office at 2020’s first meeting Wednesday, including one-third of the public body that will be serving a first term.

    Rocketeers in the Park

    Posted Jan 16, 2020
    It’s not just sporting events that attract groups to South Bossier Park during the week and on weekends.

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: December 18, 2019

    Posted Dec 19, 2019
    Four Bossier Parish Police Jury members sat in on their final regular meeting Wednesday and were honored for their service by their cohorts after the day’s agenda was completed.
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    Sligo Rd. Bridge Open

    Posted Dec 6, 2019
    Work has been completed on the Sligo Rd. bridge spanning Foxskin Bayou and the road is now open to traffic effective immediately.
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    Police Jury Meeting Notes: December 4, 2019

    Posted Dec 5, 2019
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members voted unanimously Wednesday to donate a portion of Swan Lake Rd. to the city of Bossier City, a move that will allow the city to make improvements at the intersection of Swan Lake and I-220.
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    USATF Cross Country Compete

    Posted Nov 25, 2019
    A little cold weather didn’t chill the enthusiasm of hundreds of runners Saturday for the 2019 USA Track & Field national cross country championship qualifier at South Bossier Park.
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    Police Jury Meeting Notes: November 20, 2019

    Posted Nov 21, 2019
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members agreed Wednesday to commit $50,000 as the parish’s share for participating in a feasibility study that could eventually result in a navigable Red River north into Arkansas, and more controllable water levels to help prevent flooding.
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    Junior Olympics Cross Country Meet

    Posted Nov 14, 2019
    Bossier Parish’s South Bossier Park will host a qualifying meet for the 2019 USA Track & Field (USATF) national cross country championships on Saturday, Nov. 23, according to Juan Plaza, head coach at River Cities Track Club.
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    Plain Dealing Road Now Open

    Posted Nov 14, 2019
    Contractors have completed work on a bridge on S. Arkansas St. in Plain Dealing and the road is now open for traffic.
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    Sewer Billing Error

    Posted Nov 13, 2019
    A programming error has been discovered in the rate calculation in the most recent system conversion for the average sewer bill offered by the Bossier Parish Police Jury. The most recently mailed bills did not include this calculation.
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    DOTD to Replace 2 Highway 80 Bridges

    Posted Oct 31, 2019
    Work is scheduled to begin Monday, Nov. 4 on a $4.2 million project to replace a pair of bridges on U.S. Hwy 80 over Fifi Bayou just west of Haughton’s Tall Timbers subdivision.
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    State Senators Honored

    Posted Oct 24, 2019
    State Senators Ryan Gatti (District 36) and Barrow Peacock (District 37) were honored Wednesday with certificates of appreciation from the Bossier Parish Police Jury in recognition of their efforts to secure funding for the extension of I-220 onto Barksdale Air Force Base.