August 13, 2018

BREC Superintendent Carolyn McKnight Retiring After Decorated Career

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July 23, 2018

BREC and Mid City Studio Celebrate Spain Street Park Renovations

– BREC recently completed park renovations of Spain Street Neighborhood Park located at 2102 Spain Street. A ribbon-cutting ceremony is being held on Saturday, July 28 in partnership with Mid City Studio’s Coffee on the Porch. The event will begin at 9:00 a.m., with the ceremony following at 10 a.m.

July 23, 2018

Draft of Audit Shows BREC is Making Progress Recovering from the Historic Flood of 2016

BREC’s external auditor, Postlethwaite & Netterville, has submitted a preliminary draft of BREC’s 2017 annual audited financial statements to the Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) as required by state law. The draft audit report, which cannot be finalized and released publicly until it is reviewed and approved by the LLA, shows that revenues generated from BREC’s programs and services have returned to pre-flood levels – increasing from $9,839,713 in 2016 to $10,137,338 in 2017, or a total increase of 3%.

July 12, 2018

Proposals Officially Open for Design Teams Interested in Reimagining the Baton Rouge Zoo and Greenwood Community Park

Ten design firms located around the country submitted proposals to become the lead designers for comprehensive master plans for BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo and Greenwood Community Park.

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BREC’s 2015-2025 Imagine Your Parks2 Capital Improvement Program

Imagine Your Parks2
Better Than Imagined.

Here at BREC we strive to provide exemplary parks and programming to match. Through our strategic planning process, we listen to what you - the community - want in your parks. Our 10-year strategic plan, Imagine Your Parks, wrapped up in 2014. Follow the link below to learn more about what's to come in the next 10 years with our Imagine Your Parks2 plan.

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