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  • La. may replant private golf course

    09/22/2006 7:32:03 AM PDT · by Ellesu · 18 replies · 659+ views ^ | 09/22/06 | Robert Travis Scott
    Money added to state budget for West Bank storm damage: BATON ROUGE -- After spending more than $13 million to subsidize a West Bank golf club before Hurricane Katrina, the state is now poised to spend half a million dollars more to replace storm-damaged trees on the course. The additional aid to the privately operated Tournament Players Club Louisiana is tucked into the state budget passed by legislators this spring and signed by Gov. Kathleen Blanco. The budget lists the $500,000 expenditure as a "forestry program for the planting of trees and other native plants due to losses sustained from...