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Ascension Parish voters pass five propositions

Staff Report

Voters in Ascension Parish approved five propositions on the ballot Saturday.

Ascension Parish voters approved five propositions.

Aug. 15 Election Results:

PW Prop. (Library) - 7,947 (67 percent) voted yes; 3,943 (33 percent) voted no. 74 of 74 precincts reporting. Unofficial turnout: 14.9 percent.

PW Prop. (Mental Health) - 8,689 (73 percent) voted yes; 3,232 (27 percent) voted no. 74 of 74 precincts reporting. Unofficial turnout: 14.9 percent.

PW School District $140 million bond - 8,441 (71 percent) voted yes; 3,446 (29 percent) voted no. 74 of 74 precincts reporting. Unofficial turnout: 14.9 percent.

Fire Protection District 3 - 3,697 (87 percent) voted yes; 558 (13 percent) voted no. 24 of 24 precincts reporting. Unofficial turnout: 17.3 percent.

West Ascension Cons. Gravity Drainage District 1 - 741 (72 percent) voted yes; 292 (28 percent) voted no. 12 of 12 precincts reporting. Unofficial turnout: 15.4 percent.