Apr 27, 2014 12:03 PM by AP
FOLSOM, La. (AP) - A fire district that serves the Folsom area of St. Tammany Parish wants voters to renew a 10-year tax to pay for improvements and maintenance of its facilities and equipment.
Nola.comThe Times-Picayune reports St. Tammany Parish Fire Protection District 5 is seeking a 10-mil tax renewal.
Fire Chief David Pittman says the tax would generate about $293,000 for the district.
The renewal would start in 2016 and last for 10 years.
The election is May 3.
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