EBR council OKs relocating residents

The East Baton Rouge Metro council voted Wednesday to approve relocating Scotlandville residents living next to a sewer plant in north Baton Rouge.

The estimated cost of the relocation is $6 million.

In other action, the council voted to eliminate council committee meetings on first and third Wednesdays.

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More to come.