Economic Development

June 16, 2021

Gov. Edwards Announces New Amazon Robotics Facility In Baton Rouge

Project in Louisiana’s Capital Region will create over 1,000 new full-time jobs BATON ROUGE, La. — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and Amazon announced the company’s […]
June 9, 2021

GOV. EDWARDS ANNOUNCES EXXONMOBIL REFINERY INVESTMENT IN BATON ROUGE

Suite of projects to enhance refinery’s processing capacity and flexibility BATON ROUGE, La. — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards and ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Refinery Manager David […]
June 4, 2021

Michael Olivier: Back a railroad merger that preserves competition, not limiting it

There are full page ads in some of the national papers discussing the potential merger of major rail lines that would impact our state and could […]
May 21, 2021

Committee of 100 Supports SWLA Alliance Business Recovery Work

(Lake Charles, LA) The C100 Executive Committee held its May meeting at the Southwest Louisiana Entrepreneurial and Economic Development Center (SEED) to illustrate their support for […]
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