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Is the tide turning for north Lafayette?

Several high profile economic development headlines have come out of the northside. Do you think the tide is turning? Are you optimistic? Tell us.

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Legislature 2021

Roundup: House unanimously passes Bishop’s spending bill

Included in the bill are three capital outlay projects for the University of Louisiana at Lafayette: $18 million for the Madison Hall renovations; $13.8 million for planning and construction of an engineering classroom building; and $13,350,000 for planning and construction of a health care education and training facility.

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No confidence: Lafayette police union resists new chief

In the short time since he took over the department, Glover has made waves. Chiefs often find themselves in conflict with unions. But the relationship between Glover and the Police Association of Lafayette, so far, is combustible.

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