The Shreveport Police Department invites the public to join them for their Open House Career Day. The open house will be held at the Shreveport Regional Fire and Police Training Academy located at 6440 Greenwood Road on April 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m..
During the three-day event, more than 70 of the world’s best flyboarders will compete for $30,000 in cash prizes. This will be the second FlyBoard Championship to be held in North America and the first ever held in the United States. Previous championships have been held in Toronto, Dubai and Qatar.
Because the area will soon serve as an urban “green space,” the area has been painted green to give visitors an idea of what the site might look like when grass and vegetation are introduced into what will be called Caddo Common. SRAC personnel refer to it as a “Green Print,” or a green “blueprint.
“These buses will allow Spor- Tran to continue our 2011 goal of increasing our use of clean fuels and becoming a more greenfriendly, energy-efficient transit system,” said Dinero Washington, director of SporTran..
Shreveport City Councilwoman Stephanie Lynch will host a Community Town Hall Meeting, Monday, April 6, at 6 p.m. at Airport Park, 6500 Kennedy Drive in Shreveport to provide information and receive comments on the crime, streets, trash, litter, loud music, animal control, overgrown lots, dilapidated houses, drainage and sewer.
“I know about budgeting, I know about volunteers. … I’ve been on boards, like the YWCA. I’ve run the Caddo-Bossier Domestic Violence Task Force for about five years. I just stepped down from that so I could work on the legislative committee,” she said..
The company is restructuring routes and adopting new practices to become more efficient and better serve customers. Stickers will be posted on the blue carts with a toll free number (1-888-347 -7288) for customers to call in the case of delayed service or missed pickups.