Community Programming & Services

Transportation

  • Initiated a transportation solutions summit.
  • Led efforts to secure funding to keep the Pecue Lane and Interstate 10 interchange project on schedule.

Youth & Education

  • Hosted an inaugural Education Roundtable with East Baton Rouge Parish Schools Superintendent Warren Drake.
  • Held first joint meeting with EBR School Board members and Metro Council members.
  • Launched implementation plan for Cradle to K initiative.

Health Initiatives

  • Preparing to implement the LSU Summer Wellness Ambassador program to provide positive youth behavior programming and career readiness support for 80 children within the BR Hope Zone.
  • Appointed three new board members to the Healthy BR initiative.
  • Partnered with HIV/AIDS Alliance for Region Two (HAART) to implement city-wide promotion of HIV/AIDS education and prevention initiatives.

Community Outreach

  • Hosted, in conjunction with Keep Baton Rouge Beautiful, the inaugural “Mayor Broome’s Clean Sweep EBR” event with 355 volunteers.
  • Partnered with the Urban Congress on African American Males in Baton Rouge 2nd Annual Convening.
  • Led mentoring kick-off for the Mayor’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative.