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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Caddo Parish awarded AAA bond rating for 10th consecutive year

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CADDO PARISH AWARDED AAA BOND RATING FOR 10TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Caddo Parish has again been awarded the top-ranked Triple-A (AAA) bond rating from one of the nation’s largest rating agencies, Standard & Poor’s (S&P), based on wha...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Caddo Parish Commission adopts 2020 budget

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSION ADOPTS 2020 BUDGET 

The Caddo Parish Commission officially adopted the Parish of Caddo’s 2020 Annual Operating and Capital Improvement Budget at the Commission’s 2020 budget adoption meeting on December ...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

Caddo Parish reminds motorists to travel safely during holiday

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CADDO PARISH REMINDS MOTORISTS TO TRAVEL SAFELY DURING HOLIDAY

The Parish of Caddo reminds motorists to travel safely and exercise safe driving practices while traveling during the Thanksgiving holiday period (Wednesday, November 27 through Sunday, Decembe...

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Parish announces participation in national probation reform program

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PARISH ANNOUNCES PARTICIPATION IN NATIONAL PROGRAM ON PROBATION REFORM

The Parish of Caddo Department of Juvenile Services, along with Caddo Juvenile Court, Shreveport Police Department (SPD), the District Attorney’s (DA) office and the Volunteer...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Caddo Parish names new parks and recreation director

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CADDO PARISH NAMES NEW PARKS AND RECREATION DIRECTOR

The Caddo Parish Commission approved the appointment of Patrick F. Wesley as the new director of parks and recreation for the Parish of Caddo in a unanimous vote at the Commission’s regular ses...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Commission Legislative Recap - September 2019

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THIS MONTH AT THE CADDO PARISH COMMISSION - SEPTEMBER

CADDO COMMISSION SEPTEMBER ORDINANCES AND RESOLUTIONS

Ordinance No. 5895 of 2019, DECLARING THE INTENT OF THE PARISH UNDER LA.R.S. 47:2236 TO ACQUIRE FULL OWNERSHIP INTEREST IN FOUR PARCELS, NAM...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Commission confirms new human resources director for Parish

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSION CONFIRMS PARISH’S NEW HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR 

Caddo Parish, LA – The Caddo Parish Commission confirmed the appointment of Cheryl J. McGee as the Parish’s new director of human resources. The ...

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Posted on: September 21, 2019

Commission selects next Registrar of Voters

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 CADDO PARISH COMMISSION SELECTS NEXT REGISTRAR OF VOTERS

Caddo Parish, LA – The Caddo Parish Commission selected the next Parish Registrar of Voters in a special meeting called on September 21.

Dale L. Sibley was selected as the next Reg...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Caddo Parish Commission confirms appointments of Parish leadership

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSION CONFIRMS APPOINTMENTS OF PARISH LEADERSHIP

Caddo Parish, LA – The Caddo Parish Commission confirmed the appointments made by Administrator Dr. Woody Wilson in two key leadership positions at the Parish of Caddo. The appoin...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Caddo Parish bridge re-opened to traffic

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CADDO PARISH BRIDGE RE-OPENED TO TRAFFIC

The Caddo Parish bridge located approximately 1/2 mile west of the Old Mansfield and Keithville-Springridge road intersection has re-opened on to regular traffic due to completion of the bridge’s replacement.

The Pub...

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

This Month at the Caddo Parish Commission - August

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THIS MONTH AT THE CADDO PARISH COMMISSIONAUGUST 2019

Ordinances Adopted 

Ordinance No. 5892, TO AMEND AND RE-ENACT SECTION 2-51 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES OF THE PARISH OF CADDO RELATIVE TO THE DEPARTMENTS OF FINANCE AND HUMAN RESOURCES

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Erica R. Bryant appointed Interim Assistant Parish Administrator

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ERICA R. BRYANT APPOINTED INTERIM ASSISTANT PARISH ADMINISTRATOR

Dr. Woodrow Wilson, Jr., Parish Administrator/CEO, announced the appointment of Erica R. Bryant as Interim Assistant Administrator of the Parish of Caddo at the Caddo Parish Commission&rs...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Caddo Parish Commissioners elected to lead statewide organization

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSIONERS ELECTED TO LEAD STATEWIDE ORGANIZATION

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

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Caddo Parish awarded prestigious AAA bond rating for 10th consecutive year

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CADDO PARISH AWARDED AAA BOND RATING FOR 10TH CONSECUTIVE YEAR

Caddo Parish has again been awarded the top-ranked Triple-A (AAA) bond rating from one of the nation’s largest rating agencies, Standard & Poor’s (S&P), based on wha...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

September is National Preparedness Month

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SEPTEMBER IS NATIONAL PREPAREDNESS MONTH

September is National Preparedness Month. Caddo Parish has partnered with the City of Shreveport and FEMA to spread awareness on how to prepare for natural disasters. It is never too early to be prepared, only too l...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Parish completes new community building for citizens

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PARISH COMPLETES NEW COMMUNITY BUILDING FOR CITIZENS

The David Raines Community Center is enjoying a new facility to serve citizens, thanks to the Caddo Parish Commission. The new 2,000 square foot building officially opened on Wednesday, August 29 during ...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Commission approves additional funding for Parish storm and tornado victims

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COMMISSION APPROVES ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR PARISH STORM AND TORNADO VICTIMS

 

The Caddo Parish Commission voted to increase funding available to local storm and tornado victims at a special called meeting of the Commission on August 16.

Ordinance 57...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Linwood Avenue Bridge to open to traffic

LINWOOD AVENUE BRIDGE TO OPEN TO TRAFFIC

Beginning Tuesday, August 7, the bridge located at Linwood Avenue south at the intersection of Southern Loop will be open to traffic.

The bridge project, originally estimated to take 120 days, has been completed two ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Parish unveils Project CAM to allow citizens to monitor construction projects

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PARISH UNVEILS PROJECT CAM VIDEO MONITORING FOR CITIZENS

The Parish of Caddo Public Works department has implemented a new tool for Parish citizens to stay up to date on construction projects—Project CAM. This camera system will allow citizens to...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Caddo Parish names Animal Services and Mosquito Control Director

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CADDO PARISH NAMES ANIMAL SERVICES AND MOSQUITO CONTROL DIRECTOR

The Caddo Parish Commission approved the appointment of Travis Clark as the new director of animal services and mosquito control for the Parish of Caddo at the Commission’s monthly ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

CPAS Best Friends Assessment and Management Response

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On March 12, members of the Best Friends shelter outreach team did a two-day assessment of shelter operations at CPAS.

Below are links to the Assessment and the Parish of Caddo's Management Response:

Best Friends Shelter Assessment (PDF)

CPAS Management Resp...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

2018 road overlay and rehab replacement projects to begin in Caddo Parish

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The Caddo Parish Department of Public Works has bid their most recent project, 2018 Caddo Parish Road Treatment Program. This project consists of 42 miles of asphaltic overlay and rehabilitation across roads in Caddo Parish. The project bid of $5.6 millio...

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Posted on: March 19, 2018

Annual Caddo Parish Parks event awarded national recognition

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ANNUAL CADDO PARISH EVENT AWARDED NATIONAL RECOGNITION

Fairy Houses & Gnome Homes, an annual event at Walter B. Jacobs Memorial Nature Park, has been awarded “Outstanding Event of 2017” by the South Central Region of the National A...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Parish prevails in Confederate monument lawsuit

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The US District Court for the Western District of Louisiana denied a motion by the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) to halt the removal of the Confederate monument at the Caddo Parish Courthouse.

The ruling was issued Friday morning by US District...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Caddo Parish Commission selects officers for 2018

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CADDO PARISH AWARDED OVER $450,000 IN LADOTD TAP GRANTS

 

The Parish of Caddo is the recipient of (2) two 2016-2018 Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Transportation Alternatives Program (LADOTDTAP) grants. The two grants, Cadd...

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

A Message from 2017 Caddo Parish Commission President Steven Jackson

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2017 Caddo Parish Commission President Steven Jackson discusses the accomplishments and challenges of the Commission over the past year.  

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

Juvenile Services hosts first annual Health, Wellness and Information Fair

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JUVENILE SERVICES HOSTS FIRST ANNUAL 

HEALTH, WELLNESS AND INFORMATION FAIR

The Caddo Parish Department of Juvenile Services partnered with area community organizations to host the first annual Health, Wellness and Information Fair on Saturday, Dec...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Commission adopts 2018 budget; records lowest Commissioner travel since 2009

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSION ADOPTS 2018 BUDGET;  COMMISSION TRAVEL LOWEST SINCE 2009

The Caddo Parish Commission officially adopted the Parish of Caddo’s 2018 Annual Operating and Capital Improvement Budget at the Commission’s 2018...

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Parish employees donate hundreds of toys to Toys for Tots campaign

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Employees of the Parish of Caddo made a formal presentation of hundreds of collected toys to the United States Marines for the culmination of the Parish’s Toys for Tots campaign. The presentation took place on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 10:00am in the...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Caddo Parish observes Veterans Day - Hours of Operation

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The Parish of Caddo wishes all of our veterans a Happy Veterans Day. We are thankful for all of those who have served protecting our freedom.

As a reminder, the Parish's administrative offices will be closed on Friday, November 10 in observance of this hol...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Parish of Caddo recipient of national budget award

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PARISH OF CADDO RECIPIENT OF NATIONAL BUDGET AWARD

The Parish of Caddo has been recognized for its excellence in governmental budgeting by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA).

The Parish was announced as the recipient of the...

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Posted on: August 1, 2017

Parish Commission to stream meetings via Facebook Live

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CADDO PARISH COMMISSION TO STREAM MEETINGS VIA FACEBOOK LIVE

The Caddo Parish Commission will provide another option for the public to view Commission work session and regular session meetings.

Beginning August 3, regular session meetings will broadcast vi...

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