Books close Wed. for Oct. 19 ballot
Registrar of Voters, Jolene Holcombe announces the books will close on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 for the Oct. 19 Primary Election.
Anyone wishing to vote in this election, must be registered by the close of books.
Early voting for the Oct. 19 election begins on Saturday, Oct. 5 and continues through Saturday, Oct. 12. Hours for early voting are 8:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. Early voting will be conducted at the Registrar’s office on the third floor of the courthouse and also at the Registrar’s branch office in Morgan City at 301 Third Street. You may vote early in either office regardless of your address.
The following issues are on the ballot:
Alderman, Town of Baldwin - Special Election
Fifth Ward Special School District No. 1 - Bond Proposition. (Issue 21,000,000 general obligation bonds for 20 years)
Wax Lake East Drainage District – Proposition (Tax Renewal - 3.2 mill property tax for 10 years)
Gravity Sub-Drainage Dist. No. 1 of the Gravity Drainage Dist. No. 2 – Proposition. (Tax Renewal - 9.95 mills property tax for 10 years)
Recreation District No. 1- Proposition. (Millage Renewal - 3 mill property tax for 10 years)