|ST. MARY LEVEE DISTRICT - NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING/MEETING|
ST. MARY LEVEE DISTRICT
NOTICE OF REGULAR PUBLIC MEETING
A public meeting will be held as follows:
DATE: March 9, 2017
TIME: 6:00 P.M.
PLACE OF MEETING: 5th Floor Courthouse, 500 Main Street, Franklin, Louisiana
1 - MEETING CALLED TO ORDER
2 - PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
3 - ROLL CALL
4 - MINUTES:
A. Approval of minutes from special meeting of February 7
B. Approval of minutes from regular meeting of February 16
5 - FINANCES/PAYBLES – Barry Broussard
A. Approval of Payables
6 - GUEST/PUBLIC COMMENTS
7 - PROJECTS – reports, discussion and any action
A. Bayou Choupiqué Flood Protection
B. Yokeley Levee
C. South Willow Street Project
D. Morgan City Levee Construction and Improvement Project (LCIP) – Intergovernmental Agreement with Consolidated Gravity Drainage District No.2; Levee Alignments; and, Lakeside Study
E. Bayou Chene Flood Control & Diversion Project
F. Bayou Teche Floodgate
G. "Restore Act" Funding
H. LSER – Wax Lake East Levee
I. Grass Cutting Report
J. Cattle Lease Committee report
8 - PERMITS ISSUED
9- EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR REPORT
10- LEGAL REPORT
11- NEW BUSINESS
A. Discussion and any action on proposal for leasing of SMLD property for cattle grazing.
B. Discussion and any action on proposal for coordination of "Increase Atchafalaya" diversion
and the Bayou Chene project.
C. Discussion and any action on proposed bond issue by St. Mary Parish Consolidated Drainage District No. 2
D. Discussion and any action on the Morgan City Levee Improvement Project- Lakeside/ Justa St. phase.
E. Discussion and any action on renewal of agreement with Executive Director
F. Discussion and any action on EDA grant
G. Discussion and any action regarding the Louisiana Compliance Questionnaire for audit purposes
A. Discussion and any action on Rules and Regulations-Notice of Intent of Proposed Rulemaking
B. EXECUTIVE SESSION: Pending litigation filed by Avoca Inc.: Discussion of litigation: Avoca, Inc. vs. State of Louisiana, Department of Natural Resources, Docket No. 129068. Suit filed by Avoca in 16th JDC, Parish of St. Mary, seeking to have DNR's permit issued to the St. Mary Levee District for the Bayou Chene Flood Control and Diversion Project revoked.
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