infrastructure http://wrkf.org en Insight: Baton Rouge 'Beyond Shovel Ready' http://wrkf.org/post/insight-baton-rouge-beyond-shovel-ready <p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;"><span style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">The Brookings Institution's latest analysis of metro economic data, <a href="http://www.brookings.edu/research/interactives/2014/infrastructure-jobs#/M10420">"The Extent and Impact of U.S. Infrastructure jobs,"</a> focuses on infrastructure employment for the first time.</p><p style="margin-bottom: 0px; font-size: 20px; line-height: normal; font-family: Helvetica;">The Baton Rouge area is ranked 15th nationally for the share of overall employment made up by infrastructure jobs.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 10:45:33 +0000 Amy Jeffries 26651 at http://wrkf.org Insight: Baton Rouge 'Beyond Shovel Ready' As Mississippi River Ferry Service Slowly Disappears, Many Are Searching For Answers http://wrkf.org/post/mississippi-river-ferry-service-slowly-disappears-many-are-searching-answers <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/wwno/audio/2013/07/HasselleFerryJuly12mp3.mp3" class="asset-audio">As Mississippi River Ferries Slowly Disappear, Many Are Searching For Answers</a><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This story was reported by Della </span>Hasselle<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of The Lens, and produced by </span>Janaya<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Williams.</span></strong><p>The <a href="http://www.dotd.la.gov/ferry/" target="_blank">Algiers Ferry</a> was hit with a reduction in hours last week. Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:53:03 +0000 editor 13245 at http://wrkf.org As Mississippi River Ferry Service Slowly Disappears, Many Are Searching For Answers