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Corey Wilson, BREC (2021)

The Press Club



Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-06-07

Duration: 00:47:57

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Wilson, Corey K. | Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge


  • Wilson, Corey Speaker


This episode of the series “Press Club” features a speech by Corey Wilson before a meeting of the Baton Rouge Press Club on June 7, 2021. Wilson is the superintendent of BREC, the Recreation and Park Commission for East Baton Rouge Parish. He discusses: their mission; the role of BREC parks in flood protection; the deferment of Senate Bill 205 at the 2021 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature calling for the break-up of BREC; their current projects, including the zoo, the Baton Rouge Lakes, and Airline Highway Community Park; their bike and pedestrian master plan; and their construction projects. He also answers questions from the media.