Comeaux: Can’t blame for Parish Council for no BP settlement money

Parish Council Chairman Troy Comeaux briefly spoke at Wednesday night’s meeting about Parish President Romo Romero’s recent letter to The Daily Iberian describing why the parish had not received any settlement from British Petroleum.

Romero’s original letter put the blame of the lack of settlement money on the previous administration and Parish President Ernest Freyou. Romero said his administration had looked into pursuing BP loss claims and found no records were found from Freyou’s office pursuing it.

Comeaux said the research he’s done showed lawsuits began to be processed in June 2012 and the previous administration could not have been a […]