The following is a press release issued by the St. James Parish President’s office:
Ten days after environmental groups opposing Formosa (FG LA) filed a lawsuit in a Washington, D.C. based Federal Court where they also asked a Judge to issue a preliminary injunction to stop the project in its tracks, a Judge has approved an agreement between FG LA, the federal government and the plaintiffs that, among other things, drops seeking a preliminary injunction, sets stipulations concerning construction activities at the site, and allows FG LA to continue planned preconstruction activities.
The St. James Parish Council met virtually last Wednesday, July 22nd, in their usual time slot, to take action on a number of agenda items.
The St. James Parish School Board met Tuesday and the big ticket item on the agenda was for the Board to cast a vote to approve the comprehensive plan to educate students in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A Paulina man nearly lost his life when he attempted to ward off two individuals who were in the act of burglarizing his vehicles in his own driveway.