EARLY VOTING BEGINS APRIL 18 for DONALDSONVILLE TAX RENEWAL

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief

WDS./DISTS./PCTS. 45 thru 57, 74

West Ascension Consolidated Gravity Drainage District No. 1

(Tax Renewal)

Shall the West Ascension Consolidated Gravity Drainage District No. 1 of the Parish of Ascension, Louisiana (the ''District''), under the provisions of Article VI, Section 30 of the Louisiana Constitution of 1974, as amended, and other constitutional and statutory authority, be authorized to renew the levy and collection, and adopt an ordinance providing for such levy and collection, of a special ad valorem tax of 4.67 mills on the dollar of assessed valuation on all property subject to taxation within the boundaries of the District (the ''Tax'') (an estimated $392,298.80 is reasonably expected at this time to be collected from the levy of the Tax for an entire year), for a period of ten (10) years, beginning with the year 2016 and ending with the year 2025, and shall the proceeds of said Tax (after paying the reasonable and necessary expenses of collecting and administering the Tax) be used to provide funds to purchase necessary equipment, finance special projects and finance other capital expenditures of the District?

Voters may check their voter registration online at www.geauxvote.comor call the Registrar of Voters offices in Donaldsonville at 225-473-7906 or the Gonzales office at 225-621-5780.