News Release
APPLICATIONS FOR LIFEGUARDS NOW BEING TAKEN FOR CITY SWIMMING POOLS - March 26, 2015
The Bossier City Parks and Recreation Department is now taking applications for certified lifeguards to staff the city's three public pools this coming summer.... more »
OFFICER AND BCPD HONORED FOR DWI ENFORCEMENT - March 24, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department along with one of its officers have received statewide honors for their efforts last year in enforcing Louisiana's drunk... more »
ARRESTS CLEAR MULTIPLE HOME BURGLARIES IN OLD BOSSIER NEIGHBORHOOD - March 10, 2015
Detectives with the Bossier City Police Department's Property Crimes Unit have cleared multiple home burglaries that happened in and around the neighborhood know as... more »
CITY HALL TO CLOSE WEDNESDAY DUE TO FORECAST OF WINTRY WEATHER - February 24, 2015
All Bossier City municipal offices at city hall including those for Bossier City Council, Bossier City Court and the Bossier City Marshal's Office will... more »
UPDATE: RUNAWAY TEENS FOUND SAFE - February 21, 2015
Update: Kayleigh Johnston and Bryston Patterson have been located unharmed in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana.   (Original news release issued on Feb. 20,... more »
BOSSIER CITY POLICE ASK PUBLIC FOR HELP LOCATING 2 ENDANGERED RUNAWAYS - February 20, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department is requesting assistance from the public with locating two endangered runaway teenagers. 14-year old Kayleigh Johnston and 16-year... more »
TRAFFIC ADVISORY FOR JASON ALDEAN CONCERT AT CENTURYLINK CENTER - February 18, 2015
Due to the heavy amount of vehicle traffic expected at the Jason Aldean concert tomorrow night, February 19, 2015 at the CenturyLink Center, the... more »
ROAD INTO KMART SHOPPING CENTER TO CLOSE FOR BRIDGE REPLACEMENT - February 13, 2015
Beginning Monday morning, February 16, 2015, Sale Drive, better known as the Airline Drive entrance into the Kmart Shopping Center, will closed for approximately... more »
SHREVEPORT-BARKSDALE BRIDGE TO CLOSE FOR GEMINI PARADE - February 11, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department will close the Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge to all traffic going into Shreveport on Saturday, February 14, 2015 for the Krewe... more »
DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER - February 5, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department will be stepping up DWI enforcement over the next several days as part of the nationwide campaign Drive Sober or... more »
SHREVEPORT-BARKSDALE BRIDGE TO CLOSE FOR CENTAUR PARADE - February 3, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department will close the Shreveport-Barksdale Bridge to all westbound traffic going into Shreveport beginning at approximately 3 p.m. on Saturday,... more »
BCPD: BEWARE OF DISTRACTION BURGLARIES January 16, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department is advising residents about a two individuals who may be going around town committing what often referred to as... more »
CITY OFFICES TO CLOSED FOR MLK DAY, TRASH COLLECTION WILL RUN AS USUAL - January 15, 2015
All city of Bossier City administrative offices, including those for city council and city court, will be closed Monday, January 19, 2015 in observance... more »
POLICE DEPARTMENT RECEIVES THOUSANDS IN SEIZED DRUG ASSETS - January 12, 2015
The Bossier District Attorney's Office today presented the Bossier City Police Department with a check in the amount of $11,003.12 from property seized in... more »
CITY TO BEGIN TESTING SEWER SYSTEM WITH SMOKE - January 8, 2015
Next week, Bossier City's Utilities Department will begin testing the city's sanitary sewer system by using smoke to locate breaks or defects in sewer... more »
UPDATE: MISSING AUTISTIC TEEN FOUND UNHARMED - January 5, 2015
14-year old Joseph Allen LaCour was found safe this morning in Shreveport. A family friend saw him on happenstance as he was walking along... more »
BCPD SEARCHING FOR MISSING AUTISTIC TEEN - January 5, 2015
The Bossier City Police Department is continuing its search for 14 year old Joseph Allen LaCour who is autistic and is unable to verbally... more »
BOSSIER CITY HOLIDAY FIREWORKS RULES AND SAFETY TIPS
People who plan to celebrate Christmas and New Year’s with fireworks should keep a few things in mind before lighting any fuses. The Bossier... more »
CITY OFFICES TO CLOSE FOR CHRISTMAS - December 19, 2014
The City of Bossier City administrative offices, including offices for City Council and City Court, will be closed Wednesday, December 24, Thursday, December 25... more »
ARMED ROBBERY TASK FORCE ON THE JOB THIS HOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON - November 25, 2014
In an effort to deter holiday crime, the Bossier City Police Department will again be activating its Armed Robbery Task Force during the holiday... more »
CITY OFFICES TO CLOSE FOR THANKSGIVING, TRASH COLLECTION SCHEDULE ALTERED THAT WEEK - November 20, 2014
The City of Bossier City administrative offices, including the City Council office and City Court, will be closed Thursday, November 27, 2014 and Friday,... more »
WATER BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED FOR NILES STREET - November 6, 2014
UPDATE: This water boil advisory was lifted today, November 6, 2014. (Original news release issued October 30, 2014) A water boil advisory... more »
WATER BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED FOR 4200 BLOCK OF NILES STREET - October 30, 2014
A water boil advisory has been issued for residents in the 4200 of Niles Street after a water line connected to a fire hydrant... more »
CHANGE OUT SMOKE DETECTOR BATTERIES - October 30, 2014
To help make sure battery operated home smoke alarms are working properly, the Bossier City Fire Department advises residents to change the batteries in... more »
PATRICIA PARK TO CLOSE ONE DAY FOR MAINTENANCE - October 22, 2014
The Bossier Parks and Recreation Department will close Patricia Park, 3051 Patricia Drive, on Thursday, October 23 so that crews can put sand in... more »
2015 BPAR YOUTH BASKETBALL REGISTRATION- October 15, 2014
Registration is underway for the 2015 Bossier Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball season and now sign ups can be made online. The registration... more »
BOSSIER CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT GOING PINK FOR BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH - October 1, 2014
Beginning today members of the Bossier City Fire Department will be wearing special duty shirts throughout the entire month of October in support of... more »
PART OF SHED ROAD CLOSED DUE TO BROKEN WATER MAIN - September 16, 2014
Both lanes of Shed Road just west of Airline Drive near the intersection of Doctors Drive have been closed this afternoon so that crews... more »
BCFD BREAST CANCER AWARENESS T-SHIRTS ON SALE NOW - September 8, 2014
The Bossier City Fire Department is again joining the fight against breast cancer through the sales of t-shirts that display the department's support of... more »
ANNUAL BOSSIER CITY 9/11 MEMORIAL CEREMONY - September 8, 2014
Bossier City's annual memorial ceremony in remembrance of the victims of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks will take place Thursday, September 11, 2014... more »
FIREFIGHTERS TO "FILL THE BOOT" THIS WEEKEND FOR MDA - August 29, 2014
Members of the Bossier City Fire Department will be out this Labor Day weekend asking folks to help them in the fight against neuromuscular... more »
CITY OFFICES TO CLOSE ON LABOR DAY -August 27, 2014
City of Bossier City administrative offices, including city council and city court, will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day.... more »
UPDATE: WATER BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED - August 16, 2014
UPDATE: This water boil advisory was lifted today by the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals after tests on water samples came back negative... more »
WATER BOIL ADVISORY FOR PORTIONS OF BENTON ROAD, TILMAN DRIVE AND NORTHSIDE DRIVE - August 14, 2014
A water boil advisory will be issued beginning at approximately 10 p.m. tonight for residents and businesses along a portion of Benton Road. The boil... more »
TRAFFIC ADVISORY FOR LAMPKIN STREET AT SHED ROAD - July 30, 2014
Beginning mid-morning on Thursday, July 31, 2014 Lampkin Street will closed to vehicle traffic at its intersection on the north side of Shed Road... more »
PUBLIC MEETING SET FOR SOUTH BOSSIER REDEVELOPMENT PLAN - July 28, 2014
The City of Bossier City will host the second and final public meeting for the South Bossier/Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment Plan on Thursday, July 31,... more »
GOLDEN MEADOWS RAIL CROSSING TO CLOSE FOR UPGRADES - July 10,2014
Golden Meadows Drive at Barksdale Boulevard is scheduled to close beginning the morning of Wednesday, July 16, 2014 while crews with Kansas City Southern... more »
SIGN UP SATURDAY: ANNUAL YOUTH SPORTS, HEATH AND WELLNESS EXPO - July 8, 2014
Sign Up Saturday ®, an annual youth sports, health and wellness expo will take place this Saturday, July 12, 2014 at the Bossier Civic... more »
JULY 4TH FIREWORKS RULES AND SAFETY TIPS - June 25, 2014
Bossier City Fire Chief Brad Zagone is reminding everyone to be safe when celebrating the upcoming Independence Day holiday with fireworks. Under Section 38-294... more »
2014 MEN'S SUMMER BASKETBALL REGISTRATION DEADLINE NEARS - June 25, 2014
Registration for the 2014 Bossier City Parks and Recreation Summer Men's Basketball season comes to a close this week. The registration fee is... more »
CITY COUNCIL PASSES RV PARKING ORDINANCE - May 3, 2014
On May 3, 2014 the Bossier City Council passed a new ordinance that regulates the parking of recreational vehicles in front and side yards... more »
CITY PUBLIC SWIMMING POOLS OPEN MAY 28 FOR THE SUMMER - May 23, 2014
Bossier City's three public swimming pools will open for the summer on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 12 p.m. The summer hours of operations... more »
BOSSIER CITY MUNICIPAL OFFICES TO CLOSED ON MEMORIAL DAY - May 21, 2014
Bossier City municipal offices, including the offices for City Council and City Court, will be closed on Monday, May 26, 2014 in observance of... more »
UPDATE: BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED - May 2, 2014
UPDATE: This boil advisory was rescinded today (May 2, 2014) after tests on water samples came back negative for contaminants. (Original news release... more »
WATER BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED FOR PORTION OF CENTRAL BOSSIER CITY - April 30, 2014
A water boil advisory has been issued for a portion of central Bossier City.  The advisory encompasses an area along Shed Road east of... more »
CITY CONCLUDES CHLORINE BURN OUT OF WATER SYSTEM - April 29, 2014
The city of Bossier City has concluded a free chlorine burn out of the city's water distribution system. The burn out began on February... more »
PUBLIC MEETING SET FOR SOUTH BOSSIER REDEVELOPMENT PLAN- April 23, 2014
The City of Bossier City will host a public meeting for the South Bossier/Barksdale Boulevard Redevelopment Plan on Monday, April 28, 2014 from 5... more »
POLICE SEEK HOME INVASION SUSPECT - March 31, 2014
Bossier Crime Stoppers is asking the public for help in finding a suspect wanted on a warrant for a home invasion that took place... more »
WATER BOIL ADVISORY ISSUED FOR CENTRAL PARK AREA - March 11, 2014
A water main break this morning has the City of Bossier City issuing a boil advisory for residents in the Central Park neighborhood. The... more »
WATER BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED FOR BENTON ROAD BETWEEN OLD MINDEN ROAD AND BENTON SPUR - February 25, 2014
The water boil advisory issued on February 3, 2014 for an area along Benton Road between Old Minden Road and Benton Spur was lifted... more »
 

 

 
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