WHAT'S THE REAL CAUSE OF TYLER’S WATER-SEWER SYSTEM MESS?
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 … 6:38 P.M. …
[Given the new developments, I suggest that those unfamiliar with the matter read this previous article: http://realshreveport.com/a-dramatic-turn-in-city-hall-wat…/]
Apparently irreparable, systemic failures within the city’s water and sewer services continue, making it clear that Mayor
Friday, September 14, 2018 … 11:50 A.M.
Again, this red-hot spotlight is on Mayor Ollie Tyler: the rolling City Hall disaster tied to water and sewer services.
The subject was notably probed in an August 6th forum for mayoral candidates at Southwood
Saturday, September 8, 2018 … 2:53 P.M.
Nearly lost in other recent media coverage is word from the Northwest Louisiana Council of Governments – “NLCOG” – that our area’s Hwy. 3132 Extension is officially alive.
Now included in the Caddo-Bossier Regional Thoroughfare
ARE MORE SHREVEPORT MAYORAL CANDIDATES QUITTING RACE?
Monday, September 3, 2018 … 1:20 P.M.
In an article last week, I detailed some of the demographic, fund-raising and election result facts of Mayor Ollie Tyler’s 2014 election.
No one I know confused that campaign with high-interest politics, but compared to
THE 2014 SHREVEPORT MAYORAL CAMPAIGN … AND THIS ONE
Saturday, August 25, 2018 … 9:08 P.M.
For many years, the American rule of political thumb certainly included Shreveport: election campaigns kicked-off on Labor Day, and voter interest in notable ones – like mayoral campaigns – built until voting in late-fall
Sunday, August 19, 2018 … 10:02 A.M.
A few days ago, just after a notable development with one Shreveport mayoral candidate, a batch of emails began hitting my inboxes.
The documents appear to be Shreveport Police Department records concerning one of the
C.P.S.B. ELECTIONS AND NEW SCHOOL-BY-SCHOOL GRADING SYSTEM
Wednesday, August 15, 2018 … 1:12 P.M.
When candidate qualifying for Caddo Parish School Board seats closed last month, five of the twelve current members were re-elected without opposition.
Depending on who one asks, that high number of unopposed members may speak
NEW CITY HALL LAWSUIT ... MONDAY MAYOR CANDIDATE FORUM
Wednesday, August 8, 2018 … 1:14 P.M.
For Shreveporters who really and truly care about our city, Monday night’s mayoral forum via the Southern Hills Business Association was very difficult to watch and hear.
(My thanks to KSLA-TV News for posting the
Thursday, August 2, 2018 … 4:40 P.M.
Pt. 4: QUALIFYING WRAP: LYNCH … JACKSON … YOUNG
COUNCILWOMAN S. LYNCH BEATS CAMPAIGN FINANCE LAWS
When City of Shreveport elections were last held in 2014, then-Caddo Parish Commissioner Stephanie Lynch decided to run for the
Pt. 3: TWO SHREVEPORT MAYOR HOPEFULS ARE DEVOUT VOTERS
Thursday, July 26, 2018 … 6:19 P.M.
In Shreveport’s not-too-distant past, a notably high voting frequency was all but required of any who sought top public offices … like mayor.
These days, as this series of articles highlights, all such bars are