On September 9, 2021, the East Baton Rouge Metro Council approved ordinance 21-01150, imposing a temporary moratorium for new land development approvals for specified projects within the defined special flood hazard areas.
On September 18, 2021, the ordinance went into place. HBA’s Leadership and other like-minded organizations worked alongside council members who authored the ordinance.
City-Parish Planning Commission
2021 Annual Report and Progress Report