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President’s Report – August 7, 2018

Highlights from the Parish President's Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Regular Meeting of August 7, 2018 HENDERSON LAKE DRAWDOWN The Henderson Lake Drawdown commenced last Wednesday morning, August 1, 2018.  Prior to the drawdown, I had several meetings with...

Drawdown of Henderson Lake

August 6, 2018 - Update The Henderson Lake drawdown continues without any significant issues. Over the weekend, the gates at the control structure were closed slightly to reduce the flow rate. As of 7:30 a.m., the water level at Lake Pelba was 7.02 feet. Also, there...

President’s Report – July 17, 2018

Highlights from the Parish President's Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of July 17, 2018 FOURTH WORK CREW We have hired all members of our fourth work crew. Within days, the crew will hopefully be fully operative and at work. This...

President’s Report – July 10, 2018

Highlights from the Parish President's Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Regular Meeting of July 10, 2018 CATAHOULA LAKE DREDGING Under Item 9 of the Agenda, Resolution Number 072-RS, you were asked to approve the execution of a servitude to permit the Parish to...

President’s Report – June 19, 2018

Highlights from the Parish President's Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of June 19, 2018 CONDOLENCES Three of our employees lost family members last week. Mr. Issac Thomas, the father-in-law of Teddy Thomas, died on June 9, 2018, and his...

President’s Report – June 5, 2018

Highlights from the Parish President's Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Regular Meeting of June 5, 2018   WATER WORKS DISTRICT #5 Under Item 8 of the agenda is the consideration of Ordinance Number 1225-OR which I have personally prepared.  This edict...

President’s Report – May 15, 2018

Highlights from the Parish President's Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meeting of May 15, 2018 PARKS IMPROVEMENTS I have recently received questions about the Parish acquiring/constructing community centers in our rural communities but not in our...