No more ‘zig zag’ driving from Tiger Bend to Airline highway when Antioch Extension opens Tuesday

THE ADVOCATE BY REBEKAH ALLEN| RALLEN@THEADVOCATE.COM Sept. 28, 2015; 0:51 p.m. The long-awaited Antioch Road Extension in the southeast part of the parish opens to drivers Tuesday morning for the first time, providing a direct north-south connection from Jefferson Highway to Airline Highway. The project, which cost $5.2 million, is expected to take pressure off the…

Bardwell Homes Purchases Long Farm Lots

By: www.bardwellhomes.com June 04, 2015 Bardwell Homes Purchases Long Farm Lots Baton Rouge, LA May 30, 2015 – BARDWELL HOMES, a community developer in the Baton Rouge area, is proud to announce that it has purchased the remaining 26 lots in the first filing of Long Farm in Baton Rouge, La from D.R. Horton. Business…

Rouses Supermarket acquires BR site

TIMOTHY BOONE| The Advocate June 21, 2014 Rouses Supermarket has acquired a 4.8-acre tract of land in the Long Farm Village traditional neighborhood development, clearing the way for the grocery store to open its first Baton Rouge location sometime in 2015. The Thibodaux-based grocery chain acquired the land for an undisclosed amount in a deal…

It’s been a long road to the Long Farm

TIMOTHY BOONE| The Advocate May 03, 2014 After years of planning and development, new subdivision beginning to take shape After several years of planning, permitting and development, the Long Farm Village traditional neighborhood development is starting to take shape. The majority of the 65 lots in the first phase of Long Farm are under contract, said…

Long Farm Village planning more phases

BY TIMOTHY BOONE| The Advocate April 12, 2014 The Long Farm Village traditional neighborhood development is continuing to take shape, with plans for a third residential filing and an upscale apartment complex being filed this week with the City-Parish Planning Commission. The new residential filing will consist of 40 lots on 11.2 acres, further down…

Upscale development Long Farm Village underway in Baton Rouge

By:  STEVE WHEELER  SWHEELER@THEADVOCATE.COM April 06, 2014 The much anticipated Long Farm Village development is under way off Barringer Foreman Road with a big model home staged and ready for visitors. Long Farm Village, which is being built on property owned by U.S. Sen. Russell Long’s family, will be a traditional neighborhood development that begins…