Leaders discuss proposal to revitalize Plank Road

BR Mayor reveals master plan to attract new businesses to Plank Road

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Mayor Sharon Weston Broome and leaders from Build Baton Rouge discussed a Plank Road Master Plan during a meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 5.

The goal is to bring more business and economic growth to Plank Road. The proposal involves plans that would make sidewalks and intersections safer for pedestrians.

Leaders discussed proposals to revitalize the Plank Road area.
Leaders discussed proposals to revitalize the Plank Road area. (Source: WAFB)

“This community deserves an opportunity to live and thrive and prosper where they live,” Mayor Broome said.

Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome discusses options to bring more business and economic growth to Plank Road.
Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome discusses options to bring more business and economic growth to Plank Road. (Source: WAFB)

Build Baton Rouge plans to begin the transformation by 2023.

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