NewsLocal NewsIn Your ParishSt. Martin Parish


Town Hall set by St. Martinville mayor to address community concerns and charter

Posted at 12:36 PM, Oct 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-15 13:36:41-04

A location and time has been set for a town hall put on by St. Martinville Mayor Melinda Mitchell.

Mitchell announced she would be hosting a town hall last month following discussion of her position as mayor becoming part-time. Read more here.

At the time, no location and time was set.

The residents are asked to join Mitchell and other local and regional leaders to share information concerning the community and current charter.

The town hall will be held at the St. Martinville Festival Grounds located at 200 E Madison Street on Saturday October 17 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Masks must be worn by everyone in attendance and social distancing measures will be in place. Those attending are asked the bring their own lawn chairs.

The Daily Iberian reports that council members are upset that the mayor is going beyond the council to discuss these matters with the public. Councilman Fuselier raised questions about the purpose of the meeting including whether or not city employees and funds would be used.

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

To reach the newsroom or report a typo/correction, click HERE.

Download our free app for Apple,Android, Roku and Amazon devices.

Sign up for newsletters emailed to your inbox. Select from these options: Breaking News, Evening News Headlines, Latest COVID-19 Headlines, Morning News Headlines, Special Offers

Alexa's Daily Flash Briefing

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook

Follow us on Instagram

Subscribe to our Youtube channel