Downtown Development District - A Passion for Progress

Reminder: June DDD Commission Meeting / Agenda / Groundbreaking Ceremony

The DDD Commission meeting will be held on Tuesday morning June 9th at 8 am in the Old Governor's Mansion, 502 North Boulevard

New items have been added to the agenda below as per Spanish Town developments. Groundbreaking ceremony for River Park Underpass will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2:30p.m. We are looking forward to seeing you tomorrow morning and tomorrow afternoon!


To: DDD Commission
Downtown Stakeholders

Re: DDD Commission Meeting, Agenda

Our June DDD Commission meeting will be held at the Old Governor's Mansion, 502 North Boulevard at 8 am on Tuesday, June 9th.

Please mark your calendars to attend this important meeting. Join us as we discuss a number of exciting projects in various stages of development, new businesses opening up downtown and new development initiatives.

We will begin promptly at 8 am. Attached below is the agenda for your perusal and we thank the Old Governor's Mansion for hosting us.

See you on Tuesday at 8 am and please let me know if you have any questions.


*Please make a note that the River Park Under Pass Groundbreaking has changed to 2:30pm*

DDD Commission Meeting
Tuesday, June 9th, 2009, 8:00 a.m.
Old Governor's Mansion
502 North Boulevard
Baton Rouge, Louisiana

1. Call to Order
2. Declare Quorum
3. Approve Agenda
4. Approve May 12, 2009 Minutes
5. Board Action
6. Update from Previous Board Meeting

a. Governmental Issues

  • Senate Bill 37
  • Senate Bill 63
  • House Bill 753

b. Development Initiatives

  • River Park Under Pass Groundbreaking
    *June 9th, 2009 2:30pm*
  • Hotel King
  • North Boulevard Town Square
  • South Boulevard Elementary Immersion Program
  • Downtown Improvements
    DOTD Enhancement Funds- The DDD is submitting implementation projects for funding consideration
  • Plan Baton Rouge II Update
  • Downtown events Procedures & Guidelines
  • LSU Shuttle to Downtown
  • Spanish Town Developments
    Rezoning Request
    Parking Permit Proposal
  • Welcome New Downtown Businesses
    Wags on the Levee
    Tyrus Thomas, Inc.


  • Baton Rouge Irish Film Festival, Manship Theatre - June 13th
  • Second Saturday's - Shaw Center, June 13th
  • Pride of Place - Stories of Old South Baton Rouge, La. State Museum - June 19th
  • Juneteenth - June 20th
  • USS Kidd Star Spangled Celebration
  • Manship Theatre's Fifth Annual Fourth on the 4th
  • Rouge, White & Blue MOA Fundraiser
  • Hilton Baton Rouge Capital Center 4th of July Celebration
  • Baton Rouge Concert Band - July 4th
  • Freedom Mile Run - July 4th

7. Ongoing Projects
8. Correspondence
9. Public Comment

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