Mayor's office launches site to help promote transparency

Mayor's office launches site to help promote transparency

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A new website is helping make information more accessible to the public in East Baton Rouge Parish.

Mayor Kip Holden's office launched Open Data BR.

The site is full of police and fire data, employee salaries and detailed information on properties throughout the parish.

Officials said they hope the site will help promote transparency and public interaction with government.

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