CURRENT DEVELOPMENTS
Thu Nov 07, 2013

EPA DOWNTOWN GREENWAY Last fall, Baton Rouge was one of five cities selected by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Greening America’s Capital’s Program to receive assistance in developing a community-driven vision for the 2.75 Downtown Greenway, linking inner city residential neighborhoods and LSU to parks, businesses, and cultural attractions. Through this EPA program, Spackman Mossop… Read more »

Wed Oct 02, 2013

ONYX Residences 28 apartments with First Floor Commercial Space Commercial Properties Realty Trust will begin redeveloping the Onyx Building in downtown Baton Rouge next week with a combination of commercial space and apartments on Third Street known as The Onyx Residences. The new five-story building will have 28 one and two-bedroom apartments built above 5,600… Read more »

Thu Sep 26, 2013

Governor Jindal and IBM Senior Vice President Colleen Arnold Break Ground on New 800-Job Technology Center in Downtown Baton Rouge IBM Services Center: Baton Rouge, already operating at a temporary site, represents Louisiana’s largest software development project to date, with innovative public-private partnerships in higher education and urban development BATON ROUGE, La. – Today, Gov…. Read more »

LIBRARY SCHEMATIC DESIGN RELEASED
Fri Jul 19, 2013

The EBR Library Board of Control approved the River Center Library schematic designs presented by WHLC Architects & Schwartz Silver Architects at yesterday’s board meeting. This library is the centerpiece of North Boulevard Town Square – where our City’s civic and cultural attractions come together. Schematic Design Images Design and Construction

DOWNTOWN INVESTMENTS ESCALATES
Wed Sep 12, 2012

9/12/2012 Downtown Investment Escalates Corroborating the Economic Viability of Baton Rouge’s Downtown Yesterday’s Downtown Development District Board Meeting at the City Club revealed many innovative projects and partnerships recently initiated, corroborating the economic viability of Baton Rouge’s Downtown. The Downtown has received a remarkable amount of public and private investment over the years. These investments… Read more »