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Council action taken from July 24 public meeting

Council action taken from July 24 public meeting

In other action from the July 24 Lafourche Parish Council public meeting (all votes were unanimous unless otherwise noted. Gros, Perrillioux and Lafont were absent):

-- Heard a presentation from Mr. Josh Manning with South Central Planning on the Lafourche Parish Master Transportation Plan

-- Went into Executive Session to consider and act on Worker’s Compensation Claim #LCA0011087/16-0100

-- Passed five ordinances approving Archon Information Systems to advertise and auction various adjudicated properties in the parish

-- Passed an ordinance approving a servitude agreement between Jerry Ledet, Corina P. Ledet and the parish

-- Passed an ordinance providing for a supplemental appropriation to amend the budget as per Library Board recommendations

-- Passed a resolution requesting the District Attorney to review the issuance of the alcohol permit to Dollar General Store #18029 at 1931 Hwy. 308, Thibodaux, LA. 70301, particularly the permit process and authority to revoke the permit

-- Passed a resolution requesting President Jimmy Cantrelle to consider nominating Tommy Lasseigne for the position of Parish Administrator (Vote was 5-1 with Autin voting “nay”)

-- Voted against a resolution approving Cantrelle’s appointment of Brent Abadie for the position of Director of Finance (Vote was 5-0 against the measure with Bourgeois abstaining)

-- Deferred a resolution accepting the low quote of Alternative Turf Specialists for $68,500 for Lockport Softball Field Upgrades

-- Pulled a resolution closing out the project titled Westside Drainage Improvements

-- Deferred a resolution approving the reimbursement of legal fees and expenses incurred in the representation of Parish President James B. Cantrelle against accusations made to the Louisiana Board of Ethics, pending documents requested by the Council

-- Passed a resolution accepting the low bid of Sealevel Construction Inc., for the improvements to the Cyprien Pump Station

-- Heard a monthly report from the Department of Public Works

-- Heard a quarterly report from the Department of Finance

-- Heard a monthly report from the Legislative Internal Auditor