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Council Preview: Spoil banks settlement and $1M for road work

Here is a selection of items on the agendas for this week’s meetings of the City and Parish councils. To see the full agendas, check out the links below: Parish Council Executive Sessions Garcia v. LCG. The Parish Council will meet behind closed doors to discuss a lawsuit stemming from a 2021 car crash with […]

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Josh Guillory at a press conference in August 2022

What is (and isn’t) in LCG’s latest audit

Auditors painted an ugly picture of LUS Fiber and dug deeper into problems found under former M-P Josh Guillory’s administration in LCG’s annual audit.

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Exterior of old Daily Advertiser building on Bertrand Drive

BRIEF: Bill would let small papers be official journals

State and local government official notices have traditionally been an important source of revenue for newspapers, and in recent years have become more critical as newspaper advertising revenue has migrated to newer technologies.

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Link to Constitutional convention bill advances despite time crunch, clarity concerns  (opens in new window)

Its sponsor, Rep. Beau Beaullieu, R-New Iberia, brushed off concerns from colleagues who question the Legislature’s ability to proceed with their ongoing lawmaking session and simultaneously handle constitutional revisions.

“I would argue that the timing is perfect and the timing is absolute if we’re going to make bold changes in Louisiana,” Beaullieu told the committee.

Source: LA Illuminator