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Mayor Sharon Weston Broome, State of the City Address (2021)




Genre: Speech

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2021-01-13

Duration: 00:35:36

Subjects: Rotary Club of Baton Rouge | Broome, Sharon Weston | Local governments | COVID-19 pandemic | Coronaviruses


  • Broome, Sharon Weston Speaker


This episode of the series “Newsmakers” features East Baton Rouge Parish Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome delivering the annual State of the City Address before a virtual meeting of the Baton Rouge Rotary Club on January 13, 2021. She discusses: the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic; mental health services; combating crime; blight reduction; water management; MovEBR transportation projects; economic development; and the work of the Mayor’s Commission on Racial Equity and Inclusion. She also answers questions from the audience.