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Mayor Roy talks about city accomplishments

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) -- Mayor Jacques Roy addressed some of his accomplishments Tuesday since he took office back in 2006.

Mayor Roy spoke to the Alexandria Rotary Club about some of the recreation projects he's launched and maintained in those eight years.

Some of those projects include updates to Frank O. Hunter and Harmon Parks and a $2.7 million dollar investment in the zoo. 

Mayor Roy says a recently passed 6-mill recreation tax will benefit the area even more.

"Alexandria punches above its weight in just a multitude of classes whether its museums, or mature foundations, or the amount of park space we have, the amount of facilities," said Mayor Roy. "From Coughlin Saunders to golf courses. We just really have some big assets."

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