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Sandbagging Operations

Parish President Cedars would like to remind residents of the Stephensville/Belle River area that sandbagging operations are underway at Stephensville Park. Until further notice, sandbags are available from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Public Notice

The Parish, through its Office of Emergency Preparedness, is constantly monitoring water levels in our Parish. At this time there is no threat to life or property which would require the distribution of sandbags. However, if any such threat develops, the Parish is...

President’s Report – February 19, 2019

Highlights from the Parish President’s Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of February 19, 2019 ANIMAL CONTROL AND WELFARE As I previously advised you, the coordinator of our animal control shelter resigned effective February 28, 2019. Moreover,...

Excavator Fire

This morning, February 6, 2019, a hydraulic hose on a 2016 excavator ruptured causing the unit to erupt in flames. The operator escaped and valiantly attempted to extinguish the fire, to no avail. Parish Government is grateful that our operator sustained no injuries....

Waste Disposal Services

The Parish's contract with Waste Management expires on April 30, 2019. For a myriad of reasons previously disclosed publicly, Parish President Cedars has decided to issue Request for Proposals (RFP) for waste disposal services. The RFP will seek responses for expanded...

Directorship Positions Filled

After much deliberation, Parish President Chester Cedars has filled the vacancies in the Parish's directorships regarding Public Works and Administration. The Director of Public Works will be Martin Poirrer, an engineer currently working with the firm of Duplantis...

President’s Report – January 22, 2019

Highlights from the Parish President’s Report of the St. Martin Parish Council Committee Meetings of January 22, 2019 DIRECTORSHIPS I will be asking for your confirmation of the ENGINEER I have selected to serve as our Director of Public Works. At the end of this...

Lower St. Martin Town Hall Meeting

Parish President Chester Cedars will be attending the Recreation Meeting on Thursday, January 24, 2019, at the Stephensville Elementary School Library. The Recreation Meeting commences at 5:00 p.m. President Cedars will remain to meet with the community to give an...

JOB OPENING: Emergency Vehicle Technician

St. Martin Parish Fire District is accepting applications for the position of Emergency Vehicle Technician. The duties for this position include the repair and maintenance of fire department vehicles, equipment and facilities. The EVT diagnoses mechanical problems and...