Notice of Public Meeting 11/19/2021




Date and Time Posted: Thursday, November 18, 2021 at 9:00 am


A public hearing will be held as follows:


DATE:  November 19, 2021

TIME:   1:30pm

PLACE OF MEETING:      Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office

                                          5400 East Broad Street

                                          Lake Charles, LA  70615



                Call to order


            Roll Call


            Review previously approved minutes from the last meeting held on July 15, 2021


            No Old Business


            New Business:


1.      A resolution to examine and canvass the returns, declare the result and  approve and promulgate the certified returns of the votes cast (with regard to the renewal of the one-quarter (1/4%) sales and use tax) in the election held in the Law Enforcement District of the Parish of Calcasieu, State of Louisiana (the “District”), on Saturday, November 13, 2021. 


2.      If the previous resolution is approved; adoption of the Proces Verbal of the canvass of the returns of said election by the Sheriff and the Law Enforcement District of said results.  Furthermore, upon the approval, the Sheriff’s staff is instructed to record the results with the Louisiana Secretary of State’s Office, the Calcasieu Parish Clerk of Court’s Office and forward copies to all appropriate entities.  Staff is further instructed to promulgate the results of said election by publication in the manner provided by law.


3.      The adoption of an Ordinance providing for the renewal of the levy (by the Calcasieu Parish School Board) and collection of a one-quarter (1/4%) percent sales and use tax (“Tax”) by the Law Enforcement District of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana (“District”), for an additional ten (10) year period beginning October 1, 2023, and expiring on September 30, 2033 (as called for by the voters of Calcasieu Parish, Louisiana, on November 13, 2021) in accordance with the provisions and terms of Chapter 2D of Subtitle II, Title 47 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, as it may be amended (“Uniform Local Sales Tax Code”).





                                                            Tony Mancuso, Sheriff

                                                            Calcasieu Parish Law Enforcement District

                                                            5400 East Broad Street

                                                            Lake Charles, LA  70615

                                                            (337) 491-3700


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