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  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 19, 2018

    Posted Sep 19, 2018
    One Bossier Parish park has officially grown by an additional 12 and one-half acres with the purchase of property adjacent to the parish park located on southern Lake Bistineau.
  • Bossier Parish

    Bossier Fire District 5 gets grant

    Posted Sep 11, 2018
    Firefighters in one Bossier Parish rural fire department will soon be sporting new bunker gear, thanks to a federal grant from the Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program (AFG) targeting improved operations and safety.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: September 5, 2018

    Posted Sep 5, 2018
    Improvements to the Parish Camp in south Bossier are continuing and following Wednesday’s Police Jury meeting, the facility will soon have even more room to expand services to residents.
  • Bossier Parish

    Petition language confusing, police jury president says

    Posted Aug 22, 2018
    A petition drive currently underway in a portion of Bossier Parish has one member of the parish police jury more than a little concerned. It’s not the subject of the petition but the language used in the official filing that Glenn Benton would like to see clarified.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury commits to BAFB project

    Posted Aug 16, 2018
    Bossier Parish will soon officially become a partner in the Barksdale Access Interchange Improvement Project that will provide a north/south access road from the intersection of I-20 and I-220 to a new Barksdale Air Force Base entrance gate.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: August 15, 2018

    Posted Aug 15, 2018
    Bossier Parish is recognized as one of the fastest growing parishes in the state and Wednesday’s meeting of the parish police jury provided proof the growth pattern shows little sign of slowing down.
  • Bossier Parish

    Parish continues mosquito spraying program

    Posted Aug 14, 2018
    Part of the Bossier Parish Police Jury's regular road program is spraying for mosquitoes along parish roads and in neighborhoods throughout the parish.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: August 1, 2018

    Posted Aug 1, 2018
    A development combining up to 25 residential lots, clubhouse and community pool plus a private airport featuring a 5,000 ft. runway and a recreational lake capable of accommodating pontoon aircraft has been presented to members of the Bossier Parish Police Jury.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: July 18, 2018

    Posted Jul 18, 2018
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members adopted tax millage rates for the year 2018 Wednesday and there was a little good news for parish taxpayers.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: June 20, 2018

    Posted Jun 20, 2018
    Bossier Parish Police Jury members took the first step Wednesday to begin a major addition to the Parish Camp on Lake Bistineau with a unanimous vote to accept the low bid to drill a water well at the site.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: June 6, 2018

    Posted Jun 6, 2018
    Security at the Bossier Parish Courthouse will soon be significantly upgraded with the addition of more hi-tech cameras to provide better quality surveillance inside and outside the building.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury to improve Kingston Rd. ahead of school

    Posted May 21, 2018
    The Bossier Parish Police Jury will be making improvements to the Kingston Road corridor ahead of the new Benton High School opening next fall.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: May 16, 2018

    Posted May 16, 2018
    Facing uncertainty of FEMA approval for funds to help repair at least two years worth of flood damage in Bossier Parish, members of the parish police jury will seek financial relief through bonds offered by a state agency.
  • Bossier Parish

    Police Jury Meeting Notes: May 2, 2018

    Posted May 2, 2018
    Business in Bossier Parish continues to grow and with that growth comes an occasional bump in the road. A parish police jury committee will soon try to smooth one of those bumps.
  • Bossier Parish

    Parish infrastructure target of projects

    Posted Apr 25, 2018
    Police Jury highway department workers are currently targeting areas where infrastructure has been impacted by high water and weather events.