Citizens of the City of Baton Rouge and Parish of East Baton Rouge, population 429,073, anticipate an opening in the fall of 2008 for their highest ranking municipal officer:  Mayor-President. 


The ideal candidate would be responsible, decisive, and have considerable knowledge and experience in the administration of a municipality with an ability to set an immediate agenda addressing pressing concerns such as:  crime rate, traffic congestion and quality education.  

Preferable character traits should include: mastering the 7 leadership character traits as recognized by the Character First! program.

Term of service: 

4 year minimum with option for additional 4 year service based on performance.  Maximum service is capped at 12 years.


$106,025 with 3% payraise annually.

To apply: 

While the position will remain open until all candidates have registered with the Secretary of State later this year, preference will be given to those announcing public interest prior to that date.  Equal opportunity guidelines apply for all applicants.  Email interest to:  redstickrepublican@gmail.com


Quid pro quo applicants need not apply!

Until next time,

Red Stick Republican