Mayoral Statement: flags at half-staff until Friday to honor Baton Rouge police officers

Mayor's Office

In accordance with a presidential proclamation, Governor Mike Pence directed flags to be flown at half-staff until Friday, July 22 to honor the police officers killed and injured in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Please join me in keeping these dedicated public safety servants and their loved ones in your thoughts and prayers. This directive is a continuation of a previous directive …

Mayoral message about mass shooting in Orlando

Mayor's Office

The horrific news we woke up to this morning about the mass shooting at an Orlando night club is heartbreaking. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the families and friends of those killed and injured. We also pray for the first responders and law enforcement officials on the scene and who are working diligently on this case. May God …