Chamber hosts second WBR Investment Tour

Parish officials and West Baton Rouge Chamber members toured the parish via bus and drone for the second West Baton Rouge Investment Tour Thursday, Oct. 11. A 2017 study by the financial technology company SmartAsset named West Baton Rouge first in investment in the state. The tour of the parish’s economic climate showcased many of the reasons […]

Walk-Ons on the West Side

The first Walk-Ons on the West Side held a grand opening on Monday, Oct. 8 after a weekend of soft openings for training. For a Louisiana-inspired menu served in a family-friendly atmosphere, head to 437 Oak Plaza Blvd. in Brusly. People lined the building Monday hoping to be one of the first 25 in the […]

Small Business Saturday: Where to shop in West Baton Rouge

The West Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce is encouraging West Siders to shop small on Saturday, Nov. 24. Small Business Saturday is a day to celebrate and support small businesses and all they do for their local communities. Click here to read more.

Gov. Edwards, LED, and BRAC pleased with Cortec expansion in Port Allen

$2.5 million investment to increase area’s economy BATON ROUGE, La. (LOCAL 33 ) (FOX 44) – A manufacturing company has announced it will invest $2.5 million to expand one of its facilities in Port Allen. Cortec LLC, a leading manufacturer of high quality valves and flow line equipment for production in the global oil and gas industry, made the expansion […]

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