CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Wearing masks at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport is now optional. TSA will no longer enforce its Security Directives and Emergency Amendment requiring mask use on public transportation and transportation hubs. CDC continues to recommend that people wear masks in indoor public transportation settings at this time.
 
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Wearing masks at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport is now optional. TSA will no longer enforce its Security Directives and Emergency Amendment requiring mask use on public transportation and transportation hubs. CDC continues to recommend that people wear masks in indoor public transportation settings at this time.
 

Baton Rouge Metro Airport to hold 16th Annual “Business Opportunities Workshop” - Virtual

May 28, 2022

The Baton Rouge Metro Airport and SKB Group, LLC will hold a virtual workshop on Thursday, October 7th, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. to provide an overview of Small & Disadvantaged Business (S/DBE) Programs, and show how to navigate opportunities in Baton Rouge.
 
Mayor-President Sharon Weston-Broome will provide a business overview for the City of Baton Rouge and the importance of DBE involvement with the MOVEBR Projects. Attendees will also learn what it takes to become DBE certified, and get information on upcoming projects at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport. Presenters will include representatives from agencies that offer resources to small businesses.
 
This is a free “virtual” event for all firms interested in pursuing work at the Baton Rouge Metro Airport. Easy registration can be completed online by visiting flybtr.com and clicking the link under “Latest Announcements” on the home page, or by calling BTR at 225-355-0333.
 
Additional information can be accessed through the link below:
 
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2021-btr-metropolitan-airport-16th-annual-business-opportunities-workshop-tickets-178300360177?aff=ebdsoporgprofile
 
 
About BTR
The Baton Rouge Metropolitan Airport is served by the global network airlines – American, Delta and United – with frequent flights to major hub airports, providing access to destinations worldwide. It is the second largest commercial airport in Louisiana by passenger volume. While the airport is a major economic generator for the Baton Rouge area, it is administered as an Enterprise Fund, generating its own revenues for operations as opposed to receiving local tax funds.
 
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