Hearing scheduled for EBR $800 million budget plan

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - East Baton Rouge residents are getting a chance to hear more about next year's budget.

A hearing is scheduled today for Mayor Kip Holden's spending plan. It is an $800 million plan.

Part of it calls for raises for some employees and more hiring in local law enforcement.

The meeting starts at 4 p.m. at the Metro Council chambers on St. Louis Street.

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