Calcasieu Zoning Board approves mega site in Vinton

Calcasieu Zoning Board approves mega site in Vinton

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - The Calcasieu Parish Zoning Board approved plans for a mega site in Vinton.

According to officials, the 10,000-acre site is US 90 and La. 108.  The land is being rezoned for a long-term goal of attracting corporate contracts and bringing jobs to the area.

The vote won approval in a 6-2 vote. The issue will move on to a final vote from the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury on Thursday, June 21.

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