The Lincoln Parish Police Jury (LPPJ) will meet Tuesday, July 8, Lincoln Parish Court House, third floor. Committee meetings begin at 6:15 PM.
Personnel/Benefits Committee – 6:15 PM
This committee will review the recommendation for the Mt. Olive Waterworks District Board of Directors.
Public Property and Buildings Committee – 6:30 PM
Carl Burton, of Burton Entertainment has requested the jury consider buying back the lease on Lincoln Hall, a jury owned building located at the Exhibition Center. Burton wants $250 thousand.
See here the letter.
Police Jury – 7:00 PM
To be considered are two resolutions that would give tax breaks to local companies. Flakeboard America is planning an $11 million expansion at their Simsboro location, and Gunsmoke Energy Services is planning a $1/2 million project in Ruston.
Also, the jury will announce adoption of 2014 millage rates for Lincoln Parish property, and will consider a resolution calling for a Saturday, December 8 election. That vote will determine whether disabled veterans will be authorized additional homestead exemption.