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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Caddo Parish Celebrates National County/Parish Government Month

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Caddo Parish Celebrates National County/Parish Government Month

Caddo Parish has celebrated National County/Parish Government Month (NCGM) during the month of April to showcase how the parish is building a healthy, vibrant and safe community through innova...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

"National Adopt A Shelter Pet Day" Event to be held April 29

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PARISH TO HOLD “NATIONAL ADOPT A SHELTER PET DAY” EVENT

Caddo Parish residents will have the opportunity to spend time at their local shelter in observance of “National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day”.  The event, hosted b...

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Posted on: April 7, 2017

Come explore Fairy Houses and Gnome Homes at Walter B. Jacobs Park!

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The Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Department invites you to the Department's annual "Fairy Houses and Gnome Homes", to be held Saturday, April 7, 2017, 11:am - 4:00pm at the Walter B. Jacobs Nature Park, 8012 Blanchard Furrh Road, Shreveport...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2017

Caddo youth learn survival strategies at Caddo "Zombie Apocalypse" camp

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Caddo Parish is safe once again, thanks to the survival skills learned by parish youth at the Caddo Parks and Recreation’s inaugural Zombie Apocalypse Camp. 

The camp, hosted March 27-31, provided an opportunity for area youth ages 8-12 to lear...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Commissioners to hold Millage Renewal Informational Meetings

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSIONERS TO HOLD DISTRICT INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS

 

Several Caddo Parish Commissioners are set to hold public information meetings regarding the upcoming millage renewals and rededication election for citizens of Caddo Parish on April ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Receive Top Honor

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CADDO PARISH PARKS AND RECREATION RECEIVE TOP HONOR

The Caddo Parish Parks and Recreation Department is the recipient of one of the Louisiana Recreation and Parks Association’s (LRPA) highest honors. 

The Department was awarded the Class II Top...

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Posted on: March 12, 2017

CPAS' First Annual "Kids Day" a success

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CPAS' FIRST ANNUAL "KIDS DAY" A SUCCESS
Some of the Parish's youngest residents spent their Saturday learning about the Caddo Parish Animal Shelter.  CPAS held it's first annual "Kids' Day at the Shelter", an event geared at exposing c...Read on...
Posted on: February 28, 2017

Commissioners Elected Officers to Statewide Organization

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 CADDO PARISH COMMISSIONERS ELECTED OFFICERS TO STATEWIDE ORGANIZATION 

Commissioners Lyndon B. Johnson and Stormy Gage-Watts have been selected by a body of peers as officers of the Black Caucus of the Police Jury Association of Louisiana.&n...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Caddo Parish and City of Shreveport Partner to Offer New Online System for Adjudicated Properties

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact(s) :

Kristen Lawrence

kristen.lawrence@civicsource.com

(504) 930-3042

Krystle Grindley

Public Information Officer

Parish of Caddo

kgrindley@caddo.org

(318) 212-2681

Africa Price

Director of Public Relations and Communication...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Commissioner to hold anti-trafficking summit

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT:Commissioner Lyndon B. Johnson
Caddo Parish Commission District 2318.218.0778ljohnson@caddo.org

ANTI-TRAFFICKING SUMMIT TO BE HELD FEBRUARY 21

Caddo Parish Commissioner Lyndon B. Johnson, along with the Caddo Parish Juvenile ...

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Posted on: January 19, 2017

Caddo Parish Commission Selects Interim District 12 Commissioner

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In a 7-4 vote, the Caddo Parish Commission has selected Louis Johnson as interim Commissioner for District 12.  Johnson will fill the seat left vacant by former Commissioner Ken Epperson, Sr.

Johnson was sworn in immediately following the Commission ...Read on...
Posted on: January 5, 2017

Caddo Parish Urges Safety During Winter Weather

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The Parish of Caddo urges motorists to utilize extreme caution during predicted winter weather conditions. As the cold weather and moisture begins to make its way across Caddo Parish Friday, January 6 throughout Saturday, January 7, please note that bridg...Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2016

In Memoriam - William "Bill" Hanna

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The Parish of Caddo mourns the loss of former Caddo Parish Administrator and former Shreveport mayor Bill Hanna.

In his work as Caddo Parish Administrator, he helped establish Government Plaza and solidified a tri-government settlement on disputed casi...Read on...

Posted on: December 14, 2016

Animal Services urges residents to practice pet safety during winter season

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As we approach the start of winter and frigid temps begin to move in, the Caddo Parish Department of Animal Services and Mosquito Control asks to you to please consider the following cold weather safety tips for pets:<_o3a_p>

*Do not leave pets unattended when the...

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Posted on: December 6, 2016

Parish makes donation to Toys for Tots Campaign

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CADDO PARISH MAKES DONATION TO TOYS FOR TOTS CAMPAIGN

Employees and members of Caddo Parish Administration made a formal presentation of collected toys for the culmination of the Parish’s Toys for Tots campaign.  The presentation to the ...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

2016 Home Rule Charter Propositions

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2016 Caddo Parish Home Rule Charter Amendment Propositions

Voters in Caddo Parish are being asked to decide on four proposed amendments to the Parish’s Home Rule Charter on the December 10, 2016 ballot. 

Proposition No. 1

Shall Paragraph I of S...

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

Caddo Parish Commission, District Attorney awarded $450,000 Grant

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The Caddo Parish District Attorney’s Office and the Caddo Parish Commission have received a federal grant for almost $450,000 to combat domestic violence.  The grant was awarded to the Caddo Parish Commission, and the District Attorney&...

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Posted on: June 29, 2016

Caddo Commission Awards $725,000 To Area Law Enforcement Agencies

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The Caddo Parish Commission presented $725,000 in funding to law enforcement agencies in Caddo Parish to assist in the purchase of law enforcement equipment. The presentation took place on Thursday, June 23 at 2pm on the first floor of Government Plaza in...Read on...

Posted on: July 29, 2016

Caddo Parish Commission to honor Purple Heart Recipients and Veterans

The Veterans Affairs/Services Committee of the Caddo Parish Commission will host their 2nd Annual Purple Hearts Recipient Ceremony on Monday, August 1, 2016, 1:30 pm at Government Plaza in the Commission chamber, 505 Travis Street, Shreveport, Louisiana. ...Read on...

Commissioner Ken Epperson on the ceremony:
Posted on: June 9, 2016

Caddo Parish Names Animal Services and Mosquito Control Director

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The Caddo Parish Commission approved the appointment of Charles Wilson, Jr. as the permanent director of animal services and mosquito control for the Parish of Caddo in a unanimous vote at the Commission’s monthly meeting on Thursday, June 9.

Wilson, w...Read on...



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