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Increased Sales Taxes Affects 
Tax-Free Mid City Cultural District

Effective April 1, 2016, the 4% state tax exemption for original art sold in the Mid City Cultural District is suspended. The total sales tax is 5% until June 30, 2016 and will drop to 3% from July 1, 2016 - June 30, 2018

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MLK Day 2016
See Our Impact

In service to Mid City Redevelopment Alliance, we announce and thank our 2016 Board of Directors 

                                              Melanie Hanks, Providence Engineering, Chair
                                              Kendall Johnson, Baton Rouge General, 1st Vice-Chair
                                              Bill Jackson, Community Volunteer, 2nd Vice-Chair
                                              Margaret Read, Coldwell Banker One Realtors, Secretary
                                              Jackie Patin, LES Federal Credit Union, Treasurer

                                              Aneatra Boykin, LA Dept of Children & Family Services
                                              Meri Burroughs, Cox Communications
                                              Rex Cabaniss, WHLC Architecture
                                              Fairleigh Cook Jackson, Foundation for a Historical LA
                                              Ryan Holcomb, City-Parish Planning Commission
                                              David Mullens, Capital One Bank
                                              Andy Piner, Venyu
                                              Theo Richards, CATS
                                              Jim Urdiales, Mestizo's
                                              Leslie Brown Vincent, Shiloh Baptist Church

We thank these community leaders for their volunteer service to 
Mid City Redevelopment Alliance, Mid City, and the City of Baton Rouge

Register to Volunteer


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See if you qualify for HAP Assistance

See Target Area Map HERE

The mission of Mid City Redevelopment Alliance is to develop and promote the growth and renewal of the Mid City region of Baton Rouge by attracting new and retaining current residents and businesses

225.346.1000 (office)    
 225.344.6171 (fax)

419 N. 19th Street, 
Baton Rouge, LA 70802 

Mid City Redevelopment Alliance is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with over 20 years of responsible stewardship of resources granted to support its operations and programs. 

Your investment in our efforts are appreciated and will be directed to an array of community improvement efforts aimed at revitalizing the heart of Baton Rouge.

All donations are tax-deductible

MCRA is an AmeriCorps VISTA Host Site


For more information on the Mid City VISTA Project
Click HERE