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Posted on: June 10, 2021

City of Shreveport working to raise minimum wage for employees

After reviewing the 2021 operating budget, the City of Shreveport is looking to raise the minimum wage for employees to $13 an hour. The wage increase will require a budget amendment from City Council.

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Flags flown at half-staff in honor of SFD Captain Ralph Parker

Flags may be flown at half-staff to honor the memory of Shreveport Fire Captain Ralph Parker for his distinguished service to the citizens of Shreveport for more than 30 years....

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

City of Shreveport Finance Department awarded for high reporting standards

Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to the City of Shreveport for its comprehensive annual financial report for the fiscal...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Community encouraged to join city officials for weekend of prayer

Mayor Adrian Perkins will join members of the City Council for two days of
prayer to end the violence in Shreveport. Community members are asked to join council members a

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Boil Advisory for Line Ave., Spring Lake Subdivision area

There has been a water main break in your area affecting customers in the following blocks:
8500-8900 Line Avenue, 400 Ashley Ridge Blvd, 700 Block Ashley Ridge Loop, 100-700 American Way, River Ridge Road, and Springlake Subdivision (East of Line Ave...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Shreveport Police Department will deploy body cameras

The Shreveport Police Department will start equipping officers with body cameras this summer.
“Body cameras will assist officers with evidence gathering and improve the public’s trust in law enforcement,” said Mayor Adrian Perkins. “This will also...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Groundbreaking for $36.5 million project at Amiss Water Treatment Plant

The City of Shreveport will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for a $36.5 million project at the T.L. Amiss Water Treatment Plant at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 13th.
“An investment into our aging infrastructure is essential to ensure our citizens...

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

2020 CONSOLIDATED ANNUAL PERFORMANCE REPORT (CAPER)

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The City of Shreveport will submit the following Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) on March 30, 2021.  This report was prepared outlining specific activitie...

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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Shreveport-Bossier Community Assistance Resource Guide - Released

This guide was introduced by the Community Needs Assessment Housing Cluster Group on November 15, 2018 as part of the Final CNA Report to assist the citizens of Shreveport-Bossier to locate agencies to best assist them with potential services and/or resou...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Shreveport Fire Captain Passes from Cancer

Shreveport Fire Department is sad to announce the passing of Fire Captain/Paramedic Ralph Parker, III. Captain Parker was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer in late February 2021. Captain Parker passed on the evening of June 7, 2021...

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Posted on: June 6, 2021

House Fire Sends Father and Son to Hospital

Shreveport Fire crews were dispatched to the 4100 block of Pines Rd. at 4:59 a.m. for a reported house fire, with a child possibly inside.
The first fire crew arrived on scene at 5:02 a.m. to report heavy smoke and flames visible from...

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Posted on: May 30, 2021

Residential Fire – 1600 Block of Fullerton Street

The Shreveport Fire Department was dispatched at 1:23PM this afternoon to the 1600 block of Fullerton Street to a reported apartment fire. Fire Engine 1 was the first unit on scene at 1:27PM and reported light smoke coming from the second floor of...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Residential fire - 3000 block of Waco St

The Shreveport Fire Department was dispatched at 7:23PM this evening to the 3000 block of Waco Street to a reported residential fire. Fire Engine 11 was the first unit on scene at 7:27PM and reported a single story wood frame home with...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Firefighters Battle Early Morning House Fire in Anderson Island Neighborhood

Shreveport Firefighters were called to the 1300 Blk. of E. Washington in the Anderson Island Neighborhood early this morning for a home on fire. The fire was reported at 3:58 a.m. by the occupants that escaped unharmed. At 4:04 a.m. crews from...

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