The day before the St. Bernard Parish Council was set to recognize The Couvillion Group for capping a leaking Taylor Energy well off the Plaquemines Parish coast, Taylor filed its seventh lawsuit to avoid culpability for the leak.
Plaquemines Port brass sparred with commissioners and citizens alike at the June 11 Port meeting in Belle Chasse, but they walked away with the contract they wanted.
An ordinance to renovate a building at the Plaquemines Parish Government Complex suddenly became a referendum on the Pointe a la Hache Ferry at the June 11 Plaquemines Parish Council meeting.
Gilbert V. “Gibby” Andry, IV, announces his candidacy for the office of District Attorney of Plaquemines Parish.
Ed. note: This report covers comments made at the Plaquemines Parish Council’s June 11 meeting ahead of the “I Can’t Breathe” protest planned for June 12 in Belle Chasse. Due to time and space limitations, only pictures of the June 12 event are featured in this edition. Full coverage of the protest will follow in the June 23 edition of The Gazette.