Posted: Nov 6, 2012 11:16 PM
In Lafayette, all seven propositions pass including the following:
The millage renewal to maintain and operate Lafayette Regional Airport.
A drainage tax renewal to continue funding improvements and maintenance for the drainage system.
The library tax millage renewal that continues allowing the parish to charge the same tax to help operate, maintain and improve the library.
The maintenance tax renewal for consolidated school district number one to give additional support to public elementary and secondary schools----excluding capital improvements.
The fire millage renewal that will continue a 10-year property tax already in place to pay for firefighter salaries.
The police millage renewal that continues a 10-year property tax that pays for police salaries.
The city of Youngsville one-percent sales and use tax re-dedication will dedicate one-half of the tax to the police department and the other half to police and fire protection as well as other infrastructure improvements.