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Hello, I am Jamie Mayo, mayor of the city of Monroe. On behalf of the city council we are truly honored that you have chosen to visit the website of our unique city, where "We Are Monroe Proud".

The heart of Monroe, found in the people who live here, makes, it a beautiful and exciting place to visit or live.

Monroe is an economic, educational, and medical hub for Northeast Louisiana, you will find it to be a very diverse area that anyone can get accustomed to.

In Louisiana, the Monroe metropolitan area is expected to see the largest percentage job growth over the next two years, thanks to public- private partnerships and cooperation at the local, regional, state, and federal levels. Monroe is the birthplace of Delta Airlines, and home to Louisiana Purchase Gardens and Zoo.

There are three outstanding major universities and a community college within thirty minutes of our city. The University of Louisiana at Monroe, Grambling State University, Louisiana Tech University, and Delta Community College.

Monroe has scores of local restaurants, unique shops, neighborhoods parks and community centers. We have great food, great entertainment, and great people. By working together, we are laying the foundation for years of growth and development. Monroe is "One City, with One Future." Enjoy our website and we hope to see you soon!
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Cirque Dreams Holidaze Coming to Monroe Civic Center Dec 23
Cirque Dreams Holidaze Coming to Monroe Civic Center Dec 23
Posted on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 Part cirque show, part Broadway musical, part holiday spectacular and all family-friendly entertainment – the Cirque Dreams Holidaze 2014 event is not to be missed. [ Read more ]    [ Video ]
City of Monroe Christmas Tree Recycling December 26 - January 6
Posted on Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 Mayor Jamie Mayo, the Monroe City Council, and Keep Monroe Beautiful Executive Director Greg Smith are pleased to announce the City of Monroe Public Works Department will, once again, conduct Christmas Tree Recycling from December 26, 2014 until Jan. 6 [ Read more ]
Christmas and New Years Holiday Closures and Garbage Schedule
Posted on Wednesday, December 17th, 2014 All of the following City of Monroe offices will be CLOSED on Thursday, December 25th AND Friday, December 26th, in observance of the Christmas Holiday; AND, on Thursday, January 1st AND Friday, January 2nd in observance of the New Years Holiday [ Read more ]
Youth Basketball Fundamentals Clinic at Harvey Benoit Community Center
Posted on Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 City of Monroe Department of Community Affairs DIVISION of PARKS & RECREATION Presents a BASKETBALL FUNDAMENTALS CLINIC FREE TO ALL YOUTHS [ Read more ]
52nd Annual Juried Competition National Call to Artists
Posted on Tuesday, December 16th, 2014 The Masur Museum of Art and CenturyLink Security Systems Proudly Present - A National Call to Artists for the Masur Museum 52nd Annual Juried Competition [ Read more ]
Mayor Mayo Claus to hand out gifts at New Vision Learning Academy
Posted on Friday, December 5th, 2014 Mayor Mayo Claus to visit kids at New Vision Learning Academy for Denmon Engineering\'s 16th Annual \"Caring for Kids\" Christmas Event [ Read more ]
Downtown River Jam - Saturday, December 6
Posted on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 Kevin D. Alexander and the Downtown Monroe Alliance present \"Downtown River Jam\" December 6 [ Read more ]
Children\'s Winter Workshops at Masur Museum of Art
Children\'s Winter Workshops at Masur Museum of Art
Posted on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014 Mayor Jamie Mayo and the Monroe City Council are pleased to announce the following on behalf of the Department of Community Affairs and the Masur Museum of Art. [ Read more ]