FFH millage renewed Saturday
Hospital Service District 1’s millage renewal was approved by western St. Mary Parish voters Saturday.
The proposition was approved by almost 86 percent of voters.
There were 746 for and 126 against the 3.46-mill property tax dedicated to improvements, operation and maintenance of Franklin Foundation Hospital.
The millage generates about $590,000 annually and costs homestead exempt households valued at $100,000, 72 cents per month or $8.68 per year.