OUACHITA PARISH, La (06/15/20) — UPDATE: The Ouachita Parish Police Jury has passed the video bingo ordinance for the parish at Monday night’s meeting. The ordinance will go into effect July 15th. More details below:
OUACHITA PARISH, La (06/15/20) The Ouachita Parish Police Jury will vote on whether or not to bring more video bingo halls to the parish tonight.
The ordinance will follow the same guidelines that Monroe and Richwood currently follow, which are in line with state guidelines. It came to light from interest by multiple parties.
It would also have the opportunity to bring in new business and income to the parish.
The ordinance does not include the city of West Monroe, Monroe, Sterlington, or Richwood.