City of Monroe, Louisiana
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Mayor Jamie Mayo
Hello, I am Jamie Mayo, mayor of the city of Monroe. On behalf of the city council we are truly honored that you have chosen to visit the website of our unique city, where "We Are Monroe Proud".

The heart of Monroe, found in the people who live here, makes, it a beautiful and exciting place to visit or live.

Monroe is an economic, educational, and medical hub for Northeast Louisiana, you will find it to be a very diverse area that anyone can get accustomed to.

In Louisiana, the Monroe metropolitan area is expected to see the largest percentage job growth over the next two years, thanks to public- private partnerships and cooperation at the local, regional, state, and federal levels. Monroe is the birthplace of Delta Airlines, and home to Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo.

There are three outstanding major universities and a community college within thirty minutes of our city. The University of Louisiana at Monroe, Grambling State University, Louisiana Tech University, and Delta Community College.

Monroe has scores of local restaurants, unique shops, neighborhoods parks and community centers. We have great food, great entertainment, and great people. By working together, we are laying the foundation for years of growth and development. Monroe is "One City, with One Future." Enjoy our website and we hope to see you soon!
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April 25: \"Ladies Day Out\" @ The Downtown RiverMarket Festival
Posted on Monday, April 20th, 2015 Community Trust Bank & the RiverMarket presents \"Ladies Day Out\" [ Read more ]
Ribbon Cutting for Playscape at LA Purchase Gardens & Zoo
Posted on Friday, April 17th, 2015 April 22 RIBBON CUTTING for Playscape at LA Purchase Gardens & Zoo thanks to Monroe Garden Club and other Local Sponsors [ Read more ]
Temporary Street closure on DeSiard @ Stanley and Renwick
Posted on Thursday, April 16th, 2015 TRAFFIC NOTICE: Temporary Street closure on DeSiard @ Stanley and Renwick Street due to Railway Repairs [ Read more ]
Temporary Closure for a portion of South Grand Street
Posted on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 TRAFFIC NOTICE: Temporary Closure for a portion of South Grand Street beginning April 16 [ Read more ]
Marsala Beverage and the Masur Museum of Art proudly present pARTy 318
Marsala Beverage and the Masur Museum of Art proudly present pARTy 318
Posted on Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 PARTY 318 will be held on Thursday, May, 14 from 5:30pm to 8:30ish pm [ Read more ]
Community Trust Bank and the Downtown RiverMarket present \"Food Truck Festival\"
Posted on Tuesday, April 14th, 2015 The RiverMarket and Community Trust Bank present \"Food Truck Festival\" on Saturday April 18, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Riverwalk. [ Read more ]
Community Meetings to Discuss Negative Effects of City Council Budget
Posted on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 Mayor Jamie Mayo announces two public meetings will be held to discuss the negative effects of the Monroe City Council proposed fiscal year 2015-2016 operating budget. [ Read more ]
Temporary Bridge Closure at Elm St & Central Avenue
Posted on Wednesday, April 1st, 2015 The bridge on Elm St at Central Avenue will be closed to all traffic starting Monday, April 6 at 9:00 a.m. [ Read more ]