Governor Bobby Jindal and at right, District 103 State Rep. Ray Garafalo, addresses the audience during a press conference at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on Oct. 10. Jindal was there to help unveil a new methanol production plant that will be built in Braithwaite.

Govenor Jindal visits parish to announce Eastbank methanol plant

By Alex Galbraith
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal joined Parish President Billy Nungesser and executives from Castleton Commodities, Inc. at the Belle Chasse Auditorium on October 10 to announce the construction of a $1.2B methanol production plant near Braithwaite. Jindal views the plant as the latest success in his long-term plan to make Louisiana more attractive to young people looking for work.
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