Voter registration for Oct. 19 election ends Wednesday
Voter registration for the Oct. 19 election ends Wednesday.
Issues on the ballot:
Fifth Ward Special School District No. 1 - Bond Proposition. (Issue $21 million general obligation bonds for 20 years). The election includes Precincts 24A, 25, 26, 27, 28, parts of 24 and 25A, 29 and 30 in Patterson and Bayou Vista.
Wax Lake East Drainage District – Proposition (Tax Renewal - 3.2 mill property tax for 10 years). The election includes Precincts 31, 32, parts of 33, 34 and 25 in Berwick and Bayou Vista.
Gravity Sub-Drainage Dist. No. 1 of the Gravity Drainage Dist. No. 2 – Proposition. (Tax Renewal - 9.95 mills property tax for 10 years). The election includes Precinct 31 in Bayou Vista.
Recreation District No. 1- Proposition. (Millage Renewal - 3 mill property tax for 10 years). The election includes parts of Precincts 46 and 47 in Siracusa and Amelia.
Alderman, Town of Baldwin - Special Election.
Early voting for the election is scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 5 to 12.
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 St. Voters may vote early in either office regardless of address, according to Registrar of Voters, Jolene Holcombe.