BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The director of Environmental Services in East Baton Rouge Parish has quit, according to a city-parish official.
The 9News Investigators learned that Karen Khonsari has resigned to help with the recovery efforts after the historic August floods.
Khonsari became the new director in June 2015 and had a key role in the parish's massive debris cleanup. Her job as director was to oversee the parish's sewerage and sanitation program.
Khonsari released the following statement about her resignation: