The Livingston Parish Recreation District 2 met in a regular meeting on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, ni Watson, La. at 6 pm at the Administrative Office (Live Oak Sportsplex) located at 36965 Louisiana Highway 16, Watson, La.

Present- J.Hood, B.Beard, V.Brown, T.McRae Absent: B.J.Guerin, Chris Prescott, April Curtis Guests: Director Mike Hansen, Public: none Meeting called to order by Vice Chairman Tracy McRae Motion ot adopt the minutes as mailed for the April 12, 2023, meeting with no public comment, by B. Beard seconded by V.Brown Vote passed Yeas-4 Nays-none Absent-Chris Prescott, B.J.Guerin, A.Curtis Administrative Secretary summarized the official notice of consideration of action for holding an ad valorem tax renewal election in later 2023 as per state statute

R.S.42:19.1 on behalf of the District.

Motion to adopt a resolution ordering and calling a special election to be held in Recreation District No. 2 of Livingston Parish, Louisiana on Saturday, October 14, 2023, for the purpose of authorizing the renewal of a fifteen (15) mill tax on assessed valuation of all property subject to taxation in the District, for a period of ten (10) years for the purpose of constructing, improving, maintaining and operating the recreational facilities governed by the District; and further making application to the State Bond Commission for consent and authorization to hold the aforesaid election; and further providing for other matters in connection therewith with no public comment, by B. Beard seconded by V.Brown Vote passed Yeas-4 Nays-none Absent-Chris Prescott, B.J.Guerin, A.Curtis Director, Mike Hansen, reported that he is assembling educational signage for the October 14, 2023 renewal election.

*He presented a recent video made due to severe weather and the precautionary steps he and his staff took to protect the public during this event.

*He stated that spring soccer is finishing this week *He noted that baseball/softball season is going strong with a few rain delays.

He also noted that due to the School system closure one week earlier than planned did cause some re-scheduling effort.

 

┬áMotion to adjourn the meeting with no public comment by J.Hood seconded by V.Brown Vote passed Yeas-4 Nays-none Absent-Chris Prescott, B.J.Guerin, April Curtis Pandal Smith Randall Smith – Administrative Secretary Next public meeting on Wednesday, June 14, 2023 6 pm