Parish News

Linton Rd. Bridge Closure (06/10/2019)
Traffic on one of Bossier Parish’s heavily travelled roadways will be interrupted sometime in the near future while utility lines are relocated from the Linton Rd. bridge crossing Black Bayou.

June 5, 2019 Police Jury Meeting Highlights (06/06/2019)
Water has again become a major issue for a growing Bossier Parish, and again it isn’t the visible water that fills lakes, bayous and rivers to flood stages after repeated periods of heavy rains.

Kingston Rd & Swan Lake Rd Update (05/28/2019)
Contractors for the Bossier Parish Police Jury spent Memorial Day getting ahead on a pair of projects.

Road Closure: Kingston Rd & Butler Hill Rd (05/23/2019)
A pair of Bossier Parish roads will be closed beginning next week and motorists are urged to plan ahead for alternate routes.

Road Closure: Swan Lake Rd. (05/23/2019)
Phase one of the Swan Lake Rd. extension as part of the north/south corridor has reached the Flat River bridge expansion point.

Pumphouse Construction Update (05/17/2019)

May 15, 2019 - Police Jury Meeting Notes (05/15/2019)
After weeks of thunderstorms dumping heavy rains in northwest Louisiana, Bossier Parish seems to be escaping many of the severe problems during flood events of years past. That doesn’t mean parish officials aren’t keeping an eye on future weather developments.

I-220 Extension Into Barksdale Air Force Base Groundbreaking (05/15/2019)
Local and state elected officials plus a large gathering of area supporters saw the first shovels of dirt turned on the future extension of I-220 into Barksdale Air Force Base, a roughly $90 million project that will finally give the base an entrance/exit onto I-20.

Swan Lake Road Closure for Bridge Modification Construction (05/15/2019)
Beginning Friday, May 24, Swan Lake Road in Bossier Parish will be closed to through traffic from just north of the intersection of Duckwater Landing to just north of the Flat River bridge for bridge modifications and construction, according to the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development.

Weather Alert (05/08/2019)
National Weather Service forecasters haven’t significantly changed their predictions for Bossier Parish and the area through Saturday but residents are urged to be prepared for possible flash flooding and rises in water levels on streams, lakes, bayous and the Red River.


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