On The Ballot
1:52 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

BR Neighborhoods Consider Fees for Crime Prevention

(L to R) David Alvear, president of the Wedgewood security district, and Scott Wilfong, president of the Wedgewood Civic Association.
Credit WRKF

Residents of Melrose East and Mayfair will decide Saturday whether to charge themselves extra parcel fees to pay for more security in their neighborhoods.

WRKF’s Ashley Westerman visited one of the neighborhoods in Baton Rouge that already has a crime prevention district to see what impact it’s had.

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