Posted: Apr 5, 2010 8:43 AM by Katie Durio
Updated: Apr 5, 2010 8:43 AM
LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - The city of Lafayette could increase in
land size in the coming weeks if the city-parish council approves
The council will take introductory votes Tuesday on whether to
annex four separate pieces of property into the city limits.
The largest proposed annexation is the 735 acres that houses the
Lafayette Regional Airport.
Also Tuesday, the council will have an introductory vote on
whether to form an official charter commission to review, study and
propose changes to the city-parish Home Rule Charter. The
commission would include nine members who would be appointed by
council members and the city-parish president.