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A-15

NOTICE OF POLLING PLACES
According to Susan Racca, Clerk of Court of Cameron Parish in accordance with Title 18:535B of the Louisiana Election Code, the following is the official listing of the locations of Polling Places for the upcoming Spring Municipal General election to be held on Saturday, April 28, 2018.
- POLLING PLACES -
Precinct 1: location: Johnson Bayou Recreation Center, 135 Berwick Road - Johnson Bayou, Cameron, La. 70631
Precinct 2: location: Cameron Fire Station, 449 Marshall Street, Cameron, La.
Precinct 4: location: Hackberry Recreation Center, 1250 Recreation Circle, Hackberry, La. 70645
Precinct 5-N: location: Grand Lake Fireman’s Center, 963 Hwy. 384, Grand Lake, La. 70607
Precinct 5-S: location: Grand Lake Fireman’s Center, 963 Hwy. 384, Grand Lake, La. 70607
Precinct 8: location: Lowry Fire Station, 460 Lowry Hwy., Lowry, La.
Precinct 9: location: Klondike Community Center, 434 Veterans Memorial Drive, Klondike, La. 70542
Precinct 12: location: Muria Fire Station, 125 Muria Rd., Creole, LA 70632
Precinct 13: location: Creole Fire Station, 184-B East Creole Hwy., Creole, La. 70632
Precinct 15: location: Cameron Fire Station, 449 Marshall Street, Cameron, La. 70631
Precinct 16-A: location: Grand Lake Fireman’s Center, 963 Highway 384, Grand Lake, La.
Precinct 16-B: location: Grand Lake Fireman’s Center, 963 Hwy. 384, Grand Lake, La.
Precinct 16-C: location: Grand Lake Fireman’s Center, 963 Highway 384, Grand Lake, La.
Precinct 17: location: Grand Chenier Fire Station, 4011 Grand Chenier Hwy., Grand Chenier, La.
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A-16

PROCEEDINGS
Minutes of Meeting
Cameron Parish
Gravity Drainage District 9
March 20, 2018, 6:00 p.m.
Hackberry Community Center
ADMINISTRATIVE:
Wesley Hardin: President
Jared Desormeaux: Vice President
Veronica Sellers: Secretary/Treasurer
Members Present: Wesley Hardin, Will Aucoin, Bobby Stansel, Gordon Gremillion Jared Desormeaux
Members Absent: None
Guest: Chris Truax
The February minutes and the February treasurer’s report were distributed to the board for review prior to the meeting. Wesley Hardin asked if there was a motion to approve the February minutes and the February treasurer’s report. Will Aucoin made a motion to approve the minutes as presented and Jared Desormeaux seconded the motion. The motion carried unanimously. Bobby Stansel made a motion to approve the treasurer’s report and Will Aucoin seconded the motion. The motion carried unanimously.
BOARD BUSINESS:
1. Wesley Hardin opened the meeting for Public Comments on all agenda items.
2. Wesley Hardin said Chris Truax is at the meeting to explain his proposal for an RV Park and present the drawings for the project to the board for review to determine any possible drainage issues. The board reviewed his drawings and determined the RV Park probably would not affect drainage in the area. Wesley Hardin asked if there was a motion to approve the drawings. Will Aucoin made a motion to approve the drawings and Bobby Stansel seconded the motion. The motion carried unanimously.
3. Wesley Hardin said it’s time to adopt the board’s annual millage. The board will adopt their millage at the meeting on April 17, 2018.
4. The board discussed drainage issues.
5. The board had one (1) permit to review for approval: Cameron LNG. After reviewing the permit, the board agreed to approve the permit. Wesley Hardin asked if there was a motion to approve the permit. Jared Desormeaux made a motion to approve the permit and Gordon Gremillion seconded the motion. The motion carried unanimously.
6. The board reviewed the invoices for the month. Wesley Hardin asked if there was a motion to pay the invoices. Bobby Stansel made a motion to pay the invoices and Will Aucoin seconded the motion. The motion carried unanimously.
7. The board’s next meeting will be on April 17, 2018.
With no further business to discuss, the meeting was adjourned.
Minutes prepared and submitted by Veronica Sellers, Secretary/Treasurer.
WESLEY HARDIN
President
VERONICA SELLERS
Secretary/Treasurer
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A-17

PROCEEDINGS
CAMERON PARISH
POLICE JURY
SPECIAL SESSION
MARCH 9, 2018
The Cameron Parish Police Jury met in special session on Friday, March 9, 2018, in the Cameron Parish West Annex Board Room in the Village of Cameron, Louisiana at 11:00 o'clock a.m. The following members were present: Mr. Curtis Fountain, Mr. Joe Dupont, Mr. Davy Doxey, Mr. Darryl Farque, Mr. Anthony Hicks, and Mr. Lawrence Faulk. The following members was absent: Mr. Terry Beard and Mr. Kirk Quinn.
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried, that the Jury shall go into Executive Session to discuss Litigation - Case No. 10-19950 Priola Construction Corporation vs Cameron Parish Police Jury, ET AL. The vote thereon was, as follows:
YEAS: Darryl Farque, Lawrence Faulk, Anthony Hicks, Joe Dupont, Davy Doxey, and Curtis Fountain
NAYS: None
ABSENT OR NOT VOTING: Kirk Quinn and Terry Beard
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried, that the Jury shall return to regular session. The vote thereon was recorded, as follows:
YEAS: Darryl Farque, Lawrence Faulk, Anthony Hicks, Joe Dupont, Davy Doxey, and Curtis Fountain
NAYS: None
ABSENT OR NOT VOTING: Kirk Quinn and Terry Beard
The President called the meeting back to order.
There was no action taken regarding Litigation - Case No. 10-19950 Priola Construction Corporation vs Cameron Parish Police Jury, ET AL.
There being no further business, it was moved by Mr. Faulk, seconded by Mr. Quinn and carried, the meeting was declared adjourned.
APPROVED:
JOE DUPONT, PRESIDENT
CAMERON PARISH
POLICE JURY
ATTEST:
DARRELL WILLIAMS,
SECRETARY
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A-18

PROCEEDINGS
CAMERON PARISH
POLICE JURY
MARCH 9, 2018
The Cameron Parish Police Jury met in regular session on Friday, March 9, 2018, in the Cameron Parish West Annex Board Room in the Village of Cameron, Louisiana at 3:00 o'clock p.m. The following members were present: Mr. Davy Doxey, Mr. Joe Dupont, Mr. Darryl Farque, Mr. Curtis Fountain, Mr. Anthony Hicks, and Mr. Lawrence Faulk. The following members were absent: Mr. Terry Beard, and Mr. Kirk Quinn.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried, that the reading of the minutes shall be dispensed with and approved.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried, that the board hereby approves to add the following
item to the agenda: (Item 16) Authority to advertise for public comment on Notice of Intent to Abandon Public Right of Way on 60' strip of land adjacent to Lot 12 Block B of Bonne Terre Subdivision as per plat, Grand Lake, LA.
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried, that the applications for the following drilling permits be and the same are hereby approved with the stipulations set forth by the respective Gravity Drainage Districts:
a. Kinetica Partners, LLC - Johnson Bayou, Section 21, T15S, R13W, (proposed to install 952 ft. of 8-inch Jumper Pipeline to transfer natural gas between Companies along Hwy 82 to Youngs Rd.), Cameron Parish, LA. (180302)
It was moved by Mr. Hicks, seconded by Mr. Doxey and carried, that the applications for the following permits be and the same are hereby approved with the stipulations set forth by the respective Gravity Drainage Districts:
a. Cameron LNG - Hackberry, West of LNG Storage Tanks, Section 12, T12S, R10W, (proposed addition of rock to an existing rocked parking area), Cameron Parish, LA. (180301)
b. Cameron Parish Gravity Drainage District 3 - Cameron, Off Wakefield Rd, Sections 24,19,30,29,21,22,27,26,25, T14S, R9W, (proposed to restore (approx. 37,637') the North Cameron Protection Levee to its original elevation, approximately 140,963 cubic yards of material will be hauled on site), Cameron Parish, LA. (180303)
c. Jacob Dahlen - Sweetlake, Oblanc Rd., Section 15, T12S, R7W, (proposed excavation of pond to provide fill material for shop and house pad and leveling of property), Cameron Parish, LA. (180304)
It was moved by Mr. Hicks, seconded by Mr. Fountain and
carried the board does hereby reappoint Gwen Constance to the Ambulance Service District No. Two Board.
It was moved by Mr. Doxey, seconded by Mr. Farque and carried the board does hereby reappoint DeDe Sanders to the Fire Protection District No. One Board.
It was moved by Mr. Doxey, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried the board does hereby table the appointment for the Fire Protection District No. One Board to the next meeting and authorizes, empowers and directs the Secretary to send a letter of appreciation to T.J. Porche for his service to the board.
It was moved by Mr. Doxey, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried the board does hereby reappoint Jude Primeaux to the Fire Protection District No. Seven Board.
It was moved by Mr. Doxey, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried the board does hereby appoint Scott Trahan to the Fire Protection District No. Seven Board, and authorizes, empowers and directs the Secretary to send a letter of appreciation to Ronald Nunez Jr. for his service to the board.
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried the board does hereby reappoint Mitchell Baccigalopi to the Fire Protection District No. Nine Board.
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried the board does hereby reappoint Ron Johnson to the Fire Protection District No. Fourteen Board.
It was moved by Mr. Faulk, seconded by Mr. Farque and carried the board does hereby reappoint C.S. Darbonne to the Fire Protection District No. Fourteen Board.
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Faulk and carried the board does hereby reappoint Greg Manuel to the Fire Protection District No. Fourteen Board.
It was moved by Mr. Faulk, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried the board does hereby reappoint Shane Broussard to the Gravity Drainage District No. Four Board.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried the board does hereby reappoint Rogerest Romero to the Gravity Drainage District No. Seven Board.
It was moved by Mr. Doxey, seconded by Mr. Farque and carried the board does hereby table the appointment for the Recreation District No. Seven Board to the next meeting and authorizes, empowers and directs the secretary to send a letter of appreciation to Brandie McDaniel for her service to the board.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried the board does hereby accept the resignation of Mike Miller from the Beachfront Development District No. One Board, and appoints D.J. Fournerat for the remainder of term. The Board hereby authorizes, empowers and directs the Secretary to send a letter of appreciation to Mike Miller for his service to the board.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried, that the following resolution be declared duly adopted:
RESOLUTION
RESOLUTION NO. 1076
PARISH OF CAMERON
STATE OF LOUISIANA
RENAMING the IMPERIAL CALCASIEU REGIONAL PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION-A COMMISSION ESTABLISHED BY PREVIOUS ORDINANCE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF L.R.S. 33:131, ET.SEQ. AND L.R.S. 33:1321, ET SEQ.
WHEREAS, a Regional Planning Commission was created to exercise authority set forth in L.R.S. 33:131, ET.SEQ. and L.R.S. 33:1321, ET SEQ; and
WHEREAS, the Cameron Parish Police Jury named the Regional Planning Commission for the five-parish area in Southwest Louisiana as the “Imperial Calcasieu Regional Planning & Development Commission” in Ordinance filed on July 7, 1972, file number 7.31330, page 298 of Conveyance page; and
WHEREAS, the Imperial Calcasieu Regional Planning & Development Commission Board of Directors voted at the quarterly board meeting of January 29, 2018 to change the name of the Imperial Calcasieu Regional Planning & Development Commission to the “Southwest Louisiana Regional Planning Commission” which allows the mission and goals of the regional planning commission to be inline with serving the five parish region;
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Police Jury of the Parish of Cameron, Louisiana, acting in its capacity as the governing authority of the Parish of Cameron, Louisiana, that:
The Policy Jury agrees and approves the name change of the “Imperial Calcasieu Regional Planning & Development Commission” to “Southwest Louisiana Regional Planning Commission”, with all responsibilities remaining the same.
ADOPTED AND APPROVED this 9th day of March, 2018.
APPROVED:
JOE DUPONT, PRESIDENT
CAMERON PARISH
POLICE JURY
ATTEST:
DARRELL WILLIAMS,
SECRETARY
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried, the President is hereby authorized, empowered and directed to sign an Audit Engagement Agreement with Gragson, Casidy & Guillory, LLP for the year ending December 31, 2017.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried, the board does hereby grant authority to the Cameron Parish District Attorney to make an offer to the Ferdinand Nunez Heirs for the purchase of the property associated with the Creole Fire Station for an amount not to exceed the appraised value of the property.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried, the board does hereby approve the Temporary Construction Activity Agreement with ANR Pipeline to conduct pipeline maintenance on Parish owned property located in Township-12-South, Range-8-West, Sections 5 and 6 in the Grand Lake, LA.
It was moved by Mr. Faulk, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried, the board the does hereby authorize, empower and direct the President to sign the letter of renewal of the Beach Monitoring Agreement with Louisiana Office of Public Health-Department of Health and Hospitals, for the Louisiana Beach Monitoring Program.
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried, that the following resolution is declared duly adopted:
RESOLUTION
RESOLUTION NO. 1078
PARISH OF CAMERON
STATE OF LOUISIANA
A RESOLUTION OF THE CAMERON PARISH POLICE JURY TO APPROVE AND ADOPT THE CAMERON PARISH TAXING AUTHORITY INDUSTRIAL TAX EXEMPTION PROGRAM (ITEP) PROCESS AND NAME OFFICIAL DESIGNEES
WHEREAS, on June 24, 2016, Governor John Bel Edwards signed an Executive Order that gave local taxing authorities the responsibility for determining industrial tax exemption incentives for new or expanding manufacturing industries locating in their parish; and
WHEREAS, the Cameron Parish Police Jury is one of the Taxing Authorities impacted by this Executive Order; and
WHEREAS, Cameron Parish has billions of dollars in announced industrial projects that will likely apply for an industrial tax exemption; and
WHEREAS, the attached document, “Cameron Parish Taxing Authorities Industrial Tax Exemption Program (ITEP),” defines the participants and processes for Cameron Parish Taxing Authorities for preliminary discussions and final approval in recommending industrial tax exemption incentives for qualified applicants filing an Advanced Notification with Louisiana Department of Economic Development after June 24, 2016;
NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED that the Cameron Parish Police Jury approves and adopts the “Cameron Parish Taxing Authorities Industrial Tax Exemption Program (ITEP)” as presented in the attached document, and
THEREFORE, BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Cameron Parish Police Jury designates Joe Dupont, President and Ryan Bourriaque, Parish Administrator as their designees for the “Cameron Parish Taxing Authorities Industrial Tax Exemption Program (ITEP).”
ADOPTED AND APPROVED this 9th day of March, 2018.
APPROVED:
JOE DUPONT, PRESIDENT
CAMERON PARISH
POLICE JURY
ATTEST:
DARRELL WILLIAMS,
SECRETARY
It was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Fountain and carried, the board does hereby reschedule the Cameron Parish Police Jury Board Meeting originally scheduled for April 6, 2018 to Monday, April 9, 2018 and move the location from the West Annex Office to the Cameron School Board Office.
It was moved by Mr. Fountain, seconded by Mr. Doxey and carried, that the Treasurer is hereby authorized, empowered and directed to pay the February 2018 bills.
It was moved by Mr. Faulk, seconded by Mr. Farque and carried, that the Secretary is hereby authorized, empowered and directed to advertise for Notice of Intention of the Police Jury to abandon the following described public Right-of-Ways, the same being of no further public use, necessity or convenience and that a public hearing be held to receive comments concerning the proposed abandonments at a regular meeting to be held, on a date and time to be approved and included in the public notice, at the West Annex Building, Cameron, Louisiana:
Right of Way on a 60" strip of land adjacent to Lot 12 Block B of Bonne Terre Subdivision as per plat, Grand Lake, LA.
There being no further business, it was moved by Mr. Farque, seconded by Mr. Hicks and carried, the meeting was declared adjourned.
APPROVED:
JOE DUPONT, PRESIDENT
ATTEST:
DARRELL WILLIAMS,
SECRETARY
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A-19

— PUBLIC NOTICE —
The Lower Cameron Ambulance Service District will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 4:45 p.m. at the Cameron Parish EMS Central Station, 137 Oliver Road, Cameron, Louisiana to adopt the millage rates for the tax year 2018 for the Ambulance District. RUN: April 19 (A-14)

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