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Shreveport City Council to talk trash, fireworks at Tuesday's meeting

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SHREVEPORT, La. (KTBS) -

The agenda for Tuesday's Shreveport city council meeting is a full one and includes two items that address the city's growth.

Shreveport annexes more land, but the city's population stays stagnant. This type of growth goes against the master plan, and will be discussed in reports at the beginning of the meeting.

The council is also scheduled to decide if there will be a charge for bulk trash. If approved, residents will have to make an appointment for items like old furniture or appliances to be picked up, and then be charged no more than $20 per item.

Being heard for the first time at the meeting is an ordinance that would allow fireworks to be sold and discharged within the city limits during certain time periods around July 4th and New Year's Eve.

The meeting will convene at 3:00pm in council chambers at Government Plaza. KTBS 3 News will have a crew present and let you know what happens on air and online at ktbs.com.

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