Caddo Parish Housing Forum

Valencia Park Community Center 1800 Viking Drive, Shreveport, LA, United States

The meeting is on April 13,2023 at 5:30 at the Valencia Park Center.

MPC Workshop

Government Plaza 505 Travis Street, 1st Floor Council Chambers, Shreveport, LA, United States

Grassroots group Allendale Strong will raise concerns about regional transportation planning in a public presentation to the Shreveport Metropolitan Planning Commission May 31. The group contends that Shreveport’s 2030 Master Plan and its focus on “inside the loop” development are being undercut by outdated transportation planning that encourages suburban sprawl. “Transportation planners for our region are using a 1950s approach to ...

Ballpark Mural Celebration

Galilee Baptist Church 1500 Pierre Ave, Shreveport, LA, United States

Join us to commemorate Shreveport’s ballpark mural and all that it represents. In 2021, a 400-foot mural was created  at Galilee Baptist Church’s Stewart-Belle Stadium in Allendale.  Shreveport’s Commission on Race and Diversity funded the community arts project.   The painting on the mural depicts some of the history of Shreveport’s African American community.  It is a rich, deep history ...