Much of the spending in Guillory’s plan was of questionable eligibility, and the administration struggled to make the case for moving ahead now with so much uncertainty.
Every part of parish government is underfunded. And there’s no way to fix it without raising taxes.
Getting Lafayette to formally recognize Pride month would have been a win for the local queer community. Supporters say the loss stings but wasn’t quite unexpected.
Council members and the administration are at odds on how to fix the parish budget.