- Associated Press - Friday, June 13, 2014

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration will decide which construction projects are in line for funding in the 2014-15 budget year. A look at some of the dozens of projects competing for new cash lines of credit:

-Community Water Enrichment Program, $3 million.

-Louisiana Cancer Research Center in New Orleans, $3 million.

-Northeast Louisiana War Veterans Home, door replacements, $220,000.

-Tioga Heritage Park and Museum in Rapides Parish, $50,000.

-Eddie Robinson Museum in Grambling, $82,300.

-Water Conference and Education Center in Baton Rouge, $8.4 million.

-Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame in Natchitoches, $21,900.

-Bayou Segnette State Park in Jefferson Parish, additional cabins, $1.5 million.

-HVAC System Replacement at Swanson Center for Youth in Columbia juvenile detention facility, $180,000.

-Louisiana State Police crime lab expansion, $37,300.

-LSU Fire and Emergency Training Institute, $500,000.

-Southern University New Orleans, student life center, $1 million.

-Nicholls State University, fieldhouse construction, $835,000.

-New Basin Canal Park bicycle and jogging path in New Orleans, $100,000.

-Playground equipment at Purple Heart Park in Beauregard Parish, $20,000.

-Iberia Parish recreational complex, $100,000.

-Jackson Parish riding arena and livestock pavilion, $195,000.

-Riverside Senior Center in Jefferson Parish, $825,000.

-Natchitoches Parish courthouse security improvements, $100,000.

-St. Helena Parish library, $100,000.

-Vernon Parish walking path, $40,000.

-Webster Parish courthouse HVAC renovations, $540,000.

-Park renovations in Breaux Bridge, $25,000.

-Improvements to water distribution system in Covington, $560,000.

-Wastewater treatment plant facility in Grayson, $540,000.

-Downtown drainage improvements in Gretna, $600,000.

-Mandeville Police classroom addition, $340,000.

-Downtown sidewalk, ramps, curbs and fence enhancements in Olla, $270,000.

-Junior golf training facilities for Jerry Tim Brooks Lakeside Golf Course in Shreveport, $250,000.

-Exhibits at the Audubon Institute in New Orleans, $6.2 million.

-National World War II Museum in New Orleans, $6 million.

-Old McKinley High Community Center in Baton Rouge, $589,600.

-Preservation of Archdiocese of New Orleans historic structures, $300,000.

-Dryades YMCA facility in New Orleans, $50,000.

-Roof repairs to American Legion facility in Webster Parish, $120,000.

-Roof repairs at Homer Memorial Hospital, $420,000.

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Source:

House Bill 2 can be found at www.legis.la.gov

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