CADDO PARISH COMMISSION
505 TRAVIS STREET, GOVERNMENT PLAZA
PUBLIC NOTICE
REGULAR MEETING AGENDA
(Virtual)
Streaming at
www.caddo.org
APRIL 9, 2020
3:30 P.M.
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1.

ROLL CALL:

Commissioners:    
      

Hopkins                 District 1                       Gage-Watts                District 7


Johnson                District 2                       Taliaferro                     District 8


Jackson                District 3                       Atkins                          District 9


Young                   District 4                       Chavez                        District 10


Burrell                  District 5                       Lazarus                       District 11


Cawthorne           District 6                       Epperson                     District 12


2.

INVOCATION:

3.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE:

Veterans and active military members saluting during recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance would be appropriate, should you wish to do so.
4.

AGENDA ADDITIONS:

5.

CITIZENS COMMENTS:

Citizens who wish to address the Commission on any issue, please fill out a comment card by clicking on the following link  http://www.caddo.org/FormCenter/Commission-Clerks-Office-9/Citizens-Comment-Card-64  and submit to the Commission Clerk's Office. Individual comments are limited to 3 minutes and will be read aloud during the Citizens Comments section or the Public Hearings section of the agenda. 

NOTE:     Citizens who wish to address the Commission can do so by filling out the Citizens Comments form located in the paragraph above, or can call the Commission Clerk's Office at (318) 226-6596. 

6.

COMMUNIQUES AND COMMITTEE REPORTS:


Administration response to information requests from Commissioners



6.I.

Certification for Teleconference

7.

PRESIDENT'S REPORT:

8.

PUBLIC HEARING ON ORDINANCES:

8.I.

ORDINANCE NO. 5955 OF 2020

AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING AN EXPENDITURE FOR THE RESERVE TRUST FUND FOR THE YEAR 2020 TO PROVIDE LSUHSC AN APPROPRIATION TO PERFORM COVID 19 TESTING AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
9.

ORDINANCES: (for final passage)

9.I.

ORDINANCE NO. 5955 OF 2020

AN EMERGENCY ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING AN EXPENDITURE FOR THE RESERVE TRUST FUND FOR THE YEAR 2020 TO PROVIDE LSUHSC AN APPROPRIATION TO PERFORM COVID 19 TESTING AND TO OTHERWISE PROVIDE WITH RESPECT THERETO

(Commissioner Jackson)
10.

RESOLUTIONS:

10.I.

RESOLUTION NO. 24 OF 2020

TO CONSIDER AND TAKE ACTION WITH RESPECT TO ADOPTING A RESOLUTION ORDERING AND CALLING A SPECIAL ELECTION TO BE HELD IN CADDO PARISH, LOUISIANA, TO AUTHORIZE THE RENEWAL OF SPECIAL TAXES THEREIN; MAKING APPLICATION TO THE STATE BOND COMMISSION IN CONNECTION THEREWITH; AND PROVIDING FOR OTHER MATTERS IN CONNECTION THEREWITH.

(Finance)
11.

CITIZEN COMMENTS (Late Arrivals)

12.

ADJOURN:





To all persons desiring to attend and observe a meeting of the Caddo Parish Commission, or who wish to present information to the body: If you have physical limitations that require special accommodations in order for you to attend and participate in a meeting of the Caddo Parish Commission, please contact the office of the Caddo Parish Commission Clerk at (318) 226-6596, at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting so that an effort can be made to provide those accommodations.