Saturday Jun 15
Jefferson officials hope wider Huey P. Long will encourage development on West Bank
When it was first built, the Huey P. Long Bridge carried with it the promise of providing the first direct link between the two banks of the Mississippi River, just upriver from New Orleans.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Jefferson Parish planning board consider variances; other parish politics links
The Jefferson Parish Planning Advisory Board meets Thursday in Elmwood to consider a request by 1st Lake Properties for variances on a new apartment complex in River Ridge .
Mon Jun 10, 2013
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Free movie passes: "Monsters University"
Who wants to see a movie? We've got free passes to see "Monsters University" on Wed June 12 at 7PM at the AMC Palace 20 in Elmwood.
Jefferson Parish committee considers addition to contract, and other politics links
A Jefferson Parish committee meets Monday to consider a proposed addition of $321,000 and 25 days to a contract for repairs to the Lapalco Boulevard Bridge over the Harvey Canal, in Harvey.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Huey P. Long Bridge widening in 2006
Groundbreaking for the widening of the Huey P. Long Bridge, Thursday, April 27, 2006 in The Elmwood area of Harahan.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Turning Colonial Country Club into shopping center has residents more than skeptical
I don't care how many shrubs you put around it, you can't compare a concrete slab with green space."
Thu May 23, 2013
Jefferson Parish charter board holds final hearing Thursday, and other parish politics links
The Jefferson Parish Charter Advisory Board plans to hold its final hearing Thursday at 5 p.m. at the Joe S. Yenni Building, 1221 Elmwood Park Blvd., in Elmwood.
Wed May 22, 2013
Disabled 18-wheeler slows morning traffic in Elmwood
An 18-wheeler truck blocks Citrus Boulevard eastbound Wednesday around 8 a.m. after the truck's trailer broke at the intersection with Edwards Avenue.
Mon May 20, 2013
Jefferson Parish charter public hearing lacked the public
Six minutes after opening its public hearing in Gretna Monday night, the Jefferson Parish Charter Advisory Board adjourned because no one from the public attended.