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American Airlines Announces Nonstop Flights from Baton Rouge to Washington Reagan National Airport

January 26, 2023

Baton Rouge, La. (January 26, 2023) — American Airlines has announced it will launch new nonstop service between Baton Rouge Metro Airport (BTR) and Washington D.C. with daily service to Reagan National Airport (DCA) beginning June 1, 2023.

Direct Flights from Baton Rouge to Washington D.C.? Here’s When, How it Will Happen.

January 26, 2023

Baton Rouge residents will have soon direct access to the nation’s capital via American Airlines nonstop flights to Reagan International Airport that are set to begin June 1, airport officials said Thursday.

Broome Announces Nonstop Flights from Baton Rouge to Washington D.C.

January 26, 2023

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — The Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport will support daily nonstop flight service from Baton Rouge to Washington D.C. through American Airlines beginning this summer.

Plans to Revitalize Florida Boulevard for New Economic Development Projects Move Forward

January 24, 2023

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — Redevelopment plans for Florida Boulevard were officially launched Monday, according to Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome.

BRAC to Forgo City-Parish Funding, Continue as EBR Economic Development Partner

January 24, 2023

BATON ROUGE, La. (January 24, 2023) — The Baton Rouge Area Chamber (BRAC) announced today its plan to continue to lead economic development initiatives for East Baton Rouge (EBR) parish but, going forward, without accepting an annual appropriation from city-parish government to perform the work.

EBR Seeks Master Plan to Spur Development Along Florida Boulevard

January 23, 2023

East Baton Rouge Parish officials are launching a master planning effort to boost economic development along the Florida Boulevard corridor. 

Downtown Baton Rouge Hotels Popular Despite Higher Prices

January 20, 2023

Hotels in downtown Baton Rouge are propping up the occupancy rate for lodging parishwide while raking in more revenue per room than their local counterparts. 

One Year After Launch, BRAC’s Online Job Board Continues to Evolve 

January 18, 2023

BR Works, the online job portal launched by the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, has garnered 81,500 page views and 13,900 users since it went live one year ago, BRAC announced this morning.  

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