A public meeting will be held on October 13, 2015, at 5:30 p.m. at the Sterlington High School Ancillary Gym, 233 Keystone Road, Sterlington, LA 71280, for final authorization and approval of the following election propositions for the November 21, 2015 election date:
- 1. Ad Valorem Property Tax of three and one half (3.5) mills for a period of fifteen years for improvements, operation and maintenance of police department buildings and the acquisition, maintenance and operation of patrol cars and equipment.
- 2. Sales Tax of one-ha1f of one percent (0.5%) commencing January 1, 2016 and continuing in perpetuity to be dedicated and used to improve,
maintain, and/or repair public streets, including related drainage and utilities and to acquire, maintain, operate and equip a new youth sports park and tournament complex.
Information on the projects anticipated to be funded by tax proceeds, including the proposed youth sports park and tournament complex, will be presented to the public and a public comment period will be allotted prior to final adoption of the Resolution. All interested citizens ate encouraged to attend.
This meeting ·will be held prior to the regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Aldermen commencing at 6:30 p.m. on such date, and which will also be held at the Sterlington High School Auxiliary Gym.