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F G B R C A  

Federation of Greater Baton Rouge Civic Associations

Contact Information

FGBRCA

(225) 926-1459 

fgbrca@gmail.com

http://www.fgbrca.org


Nancy Curry, FGBRCA President

1674 Shawn Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806

(225) 925-1674 

Special Announcements


Eric Romero has generously provided the power point presentation he made to the membership at the March meeting.  There is also a link to “Open Data BR”.  If you have any suggestions, questions, or problems using these sites, send them to opendata@brgov.com. Finally, the schedule of Open Data BR training sessions can be viewed by clicking here.
NOTE: If you are looking for our Purpose Statement and Tax Exempt information, it has been moved to the "About Us" section.  Please find the link above and left.


 Announcements and Events

Program From April Meeting

If you would like to download the presentations from the April meeting, please click the links below.  First there was a presentation instructing members how to look up state house and senate bills.  Second, Scott Shean gave a presentation concerning the process and challenges of adding gates to an existing community.  A summary of the meeting was published in the Advocate which can be found here. If you would like to view a summary of previous meetings, check the More/Links page.

-Posted April 18, 2015 at 12:40 pm



Volunteer in Public Schools

The VIPS organization is encouraging volunteers to join the program which is designed to improve the reading skills of students who have fallen behind.  Click here to view the flyer with more information.
-Posted March 19, 2015 at 2:15 pm


Leaders With Vision to Discuss the State Budget this Thursday

The Louisiana Budget is the topic of the Leaders With Vision public policy luncheon. It will be held on Thursday, February 26th at Drusilla Place in Baton Rouge.  Click here to read the press release with more information.
-Posted February 24, 2015 at 9:45 am


Join the National Association of Parliamentarians

The Baton Rouge Unit of Parliamentarians (BRUP) is sponsoring a workshop to prepare individuals for taking the membership test.  Click here to download a flier with details.  The flier will be archived in our links section as well.

-Posted February 10, 2015 at 12:07 pm



LSU AgCenter is Offering Free Gardening Courses

LSU Ag Center is offering free, 2-hour programs on several days in February and March on how to improve your gardening abilities.  You can find more information at this link or in our links section.

-Posted February 10, 2015 at 12:08 pm



Baton Rouge Launches Open Data BR Website

The City of Baton Rouge has launched Open Data BR, a website providing public access to city government records.

-Posted February 10, 2015 at 12:11 pm