TIMELINE: What happened before news broke about potential LUS deal

Posted at 3:43 PM, Jul 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-19 16:43:38-04

News that Lafayette Mayor-President Joel Robideaux has been in discussions to potentially sell Lafayette Utilities System’s electrical division came as a surprise to Lafayette’s elected governing bodies, including the body that oversees the citizen-owned company.

The news places a sequence of recent LUS headlines in a different context.

Here’s what we know.