|Public Notices Published Wednesday, March 4th, 2009VILLAGE OF GILBERT|
Regular Council Meeting
Feb. 19, 2009
The Village of Gilbert Mayor and Board of Alderman met in regular session on Thursday, February 19, 2009 at 6:30 p.m., at the Gilbert City Hall.
Those present were as follows: Mayor Mike Stephens, Clerk Diane Parker, Alderman Kay Dunaway, and Louis Ezell. Absent was Leo Miller. Also present were Bill McLemore, Bruce Lofton, Ty Britt and citizens.
CALL TO ORDER:
Mayor Mike Stephens called the meeting to order. Louis Ezell led in opening prayer. Diane Parker led in the pledge of allegiance.
Motion made by Louis Ezell, seconded by Kay Dunaway to accept the minutes as presented. Motion carried.
Motion made by Kay Dunaway, seconded by Louis Ezell to accept the financial documents as presented. Motion carried.
PAY MONTHLY BILLS:
Motion made by Louis Ezell, seconded by Kay Dunaway to pay the monthly bills. Motion carried.
Bill McLemore gave monthly report.
Chief Britt stated that an officer had quit, and that we would be taking application for a part-time police officer.
Bruce Lofton gave monthly report.
DISCUSS LANDSCAPING RIGHT-OF-WAY:
Heather Carroll was present to address the issue on the landscaping the right of way.
DISCUSS AWARDING LCDBG CONTRACT/ADOPT RESOLUTION:
Mayor Stephens stated that the bids were opened on February 3, 2009 with seven (7) bidders. Now therefore be it resolved that the contract be awarded to Keeper Trucking and Dirt Contracting, LLC, in the amount of $224,108.25. Be it further resolved, that the Mayor is hereby authorized to sign all documents pertaining to this project. This resolution was adopted on this 19th day of February, 2009. Motion made by Louis Ezell, seconded by Kay Dunaway. Motion carried.
DISCUSS FAIR PROCEEDS:
Discussion was held on how to spend the fair proceeds. Motion made by Louis Ezell, seconded by Kay Dunaway to spend the proceeds for the flower beds, and the landscaping of the right of way. Motion carried.
DISCUSS CLERK SCHOOL:
Motion made by Kay Dunaway, seconded by Louis Ezell for the clerk to attend clerk school in March. Motion carried.
DISCUSS LA. GARDEN CLUB CLEANEST CITY CONTEST:
Discussion was held. Motion made by Kay Dunaway, seconded by Louis Ezell not to enter into the contest at this time. Motion carried.
DISCUSS COMMUNITY WATER ENRICHMENT FUND/2008-2009:
Discussion was held on getting water to surrounding customers. Motion made by Louis Ezell, seconded by Kay Dunaway to apply for the grant and use the funds to get water to surrounding new customers. Motion carried.
DISCUSS WATCHING THE BUDGET:
Mayor Stephens stated that we need to really watch our spending in all departments.
DISCUSS LOG SHEETS:
Mayor Stephens discussed he made a log sheet for the public works department to use on a daily basis. A log sheet had been used in past administrations, and that we need to get back on using log sheets.
WATER TANK REPAIR:
Discussion was held.
DISCUSS LGAP GRANT:
Mayor Stephens stated that he had signed the papers for the request of payment. Stephens stated that he had talked to Mr. Arnold and that the attorneys are working on the paper work.
DISCUSS ANY OTHER BUSINESS:
A citizen was present asking for a sight to dump waste material. Mayor stated that we could no allow this due to rules and regulations, and also a liability to the town.
Louis Ezell made motion to adjourn. Kay Dunaway seconded the motion. Motion carried.
Diane Parker, Clerk
Mike Stephens, Mayor
FRANKLIN PARISH POLICE JURY
The Franklin Parish Police Jury will accept sealed bids up to an including 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 25, 2009 in the Police Jury Conference Room for the following:
LEASE/PURCHASE ONE (1) NEW EXCAVATOR WITH 6FT. CLEAN OUT BUCKET
Bids will be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder taking into consideration machine performance, warranty, price, and sale/trade in of one (1) 2004 Kobelco Excavator.
The Police Jury reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all bids. You may contact Greg Humphries, Superintendent at 318-439-0193, Steve Ezell, Drainage Foreman at 318-439-1076, or Ronald Crum, Maintenance Supervisor at 318-439-1340 for any additional information and bid specifications.
Johnnie Wesley, Parish Secretary
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STATE OF LOUISIANA
PARISH OF FRANKLIN
WE, the Jury Commission in and for the Parish of Franklin, State of Louisiana, met on this the 15th day of December, 2008, having been subpoenaed by ANN JOHNSON, CLERK OF COURT and MEMBER OF THE JURY COMMISSION, for the purpose of drawing from the General Venire one hundred (100) names possession the qualifications prescribed by law and in accordance with the Orders of this Court, dated December 8, 2008, to served as Grand Jurors, for the week of court beginning, March 11, 2009, at 9:30 a.m., said list placed in an envelope and place in the Jury Box and labeled “GRAND JURY VENIRE”; said names drawn as follows, to-wit:
Grivet, Lanee G., 176 Jigger Point Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-6630; Bacle, Mamie A., 178 Hwy. 555, Winnsboro, LA 71295-5353; Erwin, Amanda D., 489 Erwin Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-4863; Bankson, Georgia, 386 Kenneth Barton Rd., Gilbert, LA 71336-5196; Rushing, Judy V., 8908 Hwy. 4, Winnsboro, LA 71295-4946; Slade, Marcia D., P.O. Box 250, Baskin, LA 71219-7121; Martin, Maranda, P.O. Box 546, Gilbert, LA 71336-7133; Rundell, Lanny, 1601 Pine St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-2726; Atkins, Carl R., 1509 Morning St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-3016; Walters, Mary L. Mrs., 122 Pig Walters Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7314; Carson Jr., Samuel C., 274 Carson Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5247; Credit, Marlyn, 175 Teats ST., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5106; Williams, Jasper D., 2274 Hwy. 135, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7430; Gilmore, Sandra E., 458 Robinson Dairy Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7751; Chapman, Floy, 223 Fortenberry Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295; Beavers, Curtis W., 120 Ray Thomas Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-6469; Roberts, Lisa M., P.O. Box 63, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Robinson, William H., 4250 Hwy. 577, Winnsboro, LA 71295-6096; Dickson, Ronald W., 1630 Hwy. 15, Winnsboro, LA 71295; Wiggins, Odell, 116 Bro Pete Ln., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7780; Pleasant, Mandy, P.O. Box 147, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Ritchie, Merlyn J., P.O. Box 203, Baskin, LA 71219-7121; Parks, Bernice K., 490 Blue Roberts Rd., Wisner, LA 71378-4710; Keene, Belvie B., 204 Rose Ave., Winnsboro, LA 71295-2032; Whitley, Zella M., 135 4th St., Gilbert, LA 71336-3421; Bailey, Jennifer Michel, 767 Hwy. 562, Gilbert, LA 71336;
Ezell, Lucy M., 194 Vic Clayton Rd., Gilbert, LA 71336-3494; Anglin, Dorothy R., 128 Bo Johnson Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5700; Johnson, Lindsey R., 8220 Hwy. 17, Winnsboro, LA 71295-5421; Herrington Christopher Dan, 2118 Hwy. 132, Delhi, LA 71232; Moore, Chelsea F., 666 Ross Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7671; Och, Richard J., 3521 Chapman Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5310; Smith, Rita Mary, P.O. Box 159, Crowville, LA 71230-7123; Rawls, Michael L., 1101 Hwy. 578, Winnsboro, LA 71295-5379; Camp, Kimberly Wallace, 242 Union Church Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5217; Higgins, Mickey W., 419 Batey Rd., Wisner, LA 71378-4779; Smith, Jaime Lynn, 169 Newt Williams Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7732; Williams, Laquana, 1313 Hickory St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-2801; Bingham, Elester J., P.O. Box 337, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Bingham, Elester J., P.O. Box 337, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Easterling, Glenn R., 222 Folds Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295; Williams, Clarence W., 579 Hwy. 555, Winnsboro, La 71295; Wiley, Elizabeth A., 105 Milam St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-3223; Wilson, Deshanna D., 3590 Front St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Williams, Jenna Lee Ann, 511 Curtis Traxler Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295; Woods, Emma A., 6340 Hwy. 4, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7176; James, Joann C., P.O. Box 459, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Daniel, Barbara, 10267 Hwy. 15, Wisner, LA 71378-4530; Banks, Kevin W., 319 Banks Ln., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5692; Winn, Otis D., P.O. Box 1018, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Winborne, Charlene K., 394 Ogden Cemetery Lp, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7740; Harris, James H., P.O. Box 882, Gilbert, LA 71336-7133; Foy Jr., Joseph S., P.O. Box 21, Ft. Necessity, LA 71243-7124;
Knox, Billy G., P.O. Box 412, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Smith, Joan M., P.O. Box 1, Ft. Necessity, LA 71243-7124; Simms, Robert D., P.O. Box 850, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Lowe Jr., Robert W., 3208 Holly Dr., Winnsboro, LA 71295-3945; Smith, Louise, 303 Mock St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5105; Cureington, Roy E., 125 Maple St., Wisner, LA 71378; Womble, John T., 6583 Main St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Watson, Bessie M., P.O. Box 53, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Bruce, Pamela C., P.O. Box 614, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Walters, Cynthia D., P.O. Box 667, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Wilson, Ruby Lee, P.O. Box 503, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7129; Ladd, Shirley, P.O. Box 555, Wisner, LA 71378-7137; Thompson, Erica Lashame, 117 Andrea St., Winnsboro, LA 71295; Barfield, Dee, P.O. Box 622, Gilbert, LA 71336-7133; Kirts, Arthur Leo, 350 Lake Anne Rd., Delhi, LA 71232; Temple, Irene, 188 Beeler Lake Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-6800; Carter, Shavetria Shane, 158 Bo Johnson Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5700; Haring Jr., Walter C., 226 James Prince Rd., Wisner, LA 71378-4634; Lewis, Ashley Monique, 214 Old Hwy. 15, Gilbert, LA 71336; Rushing, Patricia L., 180 Rushing Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7320; Kitchell, Susan L., 841 Hwy. 861, Winnsboro, LA 71295; Southern, Garnel E., 299 Jackson Ln., Gilbert, LA 71336-5872; Love, Summer Lee, 219 Forgotten Ln., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5626; McVay, Aubrey, 614 Polk St., Winnsboro, LA 71295; Lewis, Raymond G., 700 Hwy. 130, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7698; Keyes, Betsy Lauren, 100 Sycamore Ln., Winnsboro, LA 71295;
Foy, Dana R., 109 Woods St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7027; Jordan, Michael F., 105 H.W. Armstrong Lp., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7135; Ulmer, Roger D., 501 Ward III School Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7341; Torrey, Bonnie W., 304 Blount Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-6021; Talbert, Anita G., 10743 Hwy. 4, Winnsboro, LA 71295-4977; Carroll, John A., 1179 Hwy. 555, Winnsboro, LA 71295-5361; Smith, Darian G., 310 Franklin St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-2226; Joseph, Pamela, 115 Lee St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5155; Curry, Jimmie L., 320 Leo Curry Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-5391; Sikes, Linda H., 125 Herman Harris Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-4881; Whitley, Antonette L., 1209 Gum St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-2824; Winn, Eric Vantray, 2203 Pinecrest St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-3538; Smith, Edna M., 2305 Harper St., Winnsboro, LA 71295-3553; McDonald, Charles Edward, 331 Seymore Rd., Baskin, LA 71219-9297; Moore, Patsy, 443 Ross Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-7668; Tarver, Clifford H., 4471 Hwy. 135, Winnsboro, LA 71295-7555; Klink, Vicki P., 1500 Moore St. Apt. A, Winnsboro, LA 71295-2750; Cole, Dorothea L., 152 Hwy. 865, Winnsboro, LA 71295-5122; Martin, Larry W., 860 McKeithen Dr., Winnsboro, LA 71295-3433; Smith, Roger W., 466 Kenneth Barton Rd., Gilbert, LA 71336-5198; Butler, Nancy G., 277 Slick Williams Rd., Winnsboro, LA 71295-6706.
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF, WE, the Jury Commission, hereunto affix our signatures officially, who signed this Proces Verbal and in the presence of any bystanders who cared to witness said proceedings, on this the 15th day of December, 2008.
John M. Guice
Jewel N. Donnell
J.H. Colvin Jr.
Dorothy B. Young
Jury Commissioner and Clerk of Court
Board of Commissioners
Franklin Parish Hospital
Service District No. 1, d/b/a
Franklin Medical Center
January 29, 2009 5:30p.m.
Members Present: Paul Price; Chairman, Jan Hicks, Dan Warner, Michael Wright and Nick Poulos
Others Present: Robert Boullion, Blake Kramer, Sheila Mason, Dr. Joel Eldridge, Katie Norwood, Judy Ogden, Harvey Ray Guimbellot, Jackie Johnson and Charlotte Boone.
Call to Order and Invocation: Mr. Price called the meeting to order and Mr. Wright gave the invocation. A motion to approve the minutes from January 5, 2009 meeting was made by Mr. Poulos to approve the minutes with the correction of the last motion being seconded by Mr. Warner instead of Mr. Wright with that correction the motion was carried without objection.
Mr. Boullion reported the financials. A motion was made by Mr. Wright and seconded by Mr. Poulos to approve the financials as presented. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote
Dr. Eldridge presented the approved credentialing of Dr. Gordon White M.D., Susan Howard APRN, and Lori Spence CRNA by the Medical Staff to the board. A motion was made by Mr. Poulos and seconded by Mr. Warner to approve the credentialing of Dr. Gordon White M.D., Susan Howard APRN, and Lori Spence CRNA. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote
Ms. Mason reported the CNO report, the PI report and the Isolation policy and procedure for approval. A motion was made by Dr. Hicks and seconded by Mr. Wright to approve the CNO and PI report as presented. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote A motion was made by Mr. Poulos and seconded by Dr. Hicks to approve the Isolation policy and procedure. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
Mrs. Mason noted that Dr. Randy Tillman will now be at the hospital 3 days a month instead of 2. He will perform the first Tonsillectomy in 19 years at the hospital on Tuesday, February 03, 2009.
A motion was made by Mr. Wright and seconded by Dr. Hicks to add the IT conversion to the agenda. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
Judy Ogden presented a schedule of dates for installation and estimated cost and training for the staff at the hospital. Mrs. Ogden updated the board on the grant from Louisiana Rural Health Coalition for the IT system.
A motion was made to recess by Paul Price and seconded by Mr. Warner. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote. A motion was made by Mr. Wright and seconded by Dr. Hicks to come out of recess. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote
A motion was made by Mr. Warner and seconded by Mr. Poulos to accept the lease agreement for the endoscopy equipment. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote
Approval of Purchasing Alliance Contract was referred to Administration for approval.
A discussion was brought before the Board in regards to the 2009 Board Retreat. The date and time will be decided at a later date.
Budget for Wellness committee was referred to Administration for approval.
Mr. Kramer made a brief review of contracts coming to date.
A motion was made by Mr. Wright and seconded by Dr. Hicks to enter into executive session. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
A motion was made by the board and approved by unanimous vote to come out of executive session. Mr. Boullion waved his right to notice and open session for discussion of his evaluation as CEO. A motion was made by Mr. Wright to reenter executive session and seconded by Mr. Poulos.
A motion was made by Mr. Wright, and seconded by Mr. Price to enter executive session. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
A motion to enter open session was made by Mr. Poulos and seconded by Mr. Wright. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
A motion was made by Mr. Poulos that it be made official and clarified on the record that Blake Kramer is an employee of the board as was the intent of the board when he was employed. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
Personnel committee recommended accepting the committee’s decision regarding the pending grievance. The recommendation was passed by unanimous vote.
A vote was taken to accept the personnel committee’s recommendation regarding the CEO evaluation. The votes were recorded as Mr. Wright voting aye, Dr. Hicks voting aye, Mr. Warner voting nay, Mr.Poulos voting nay, and the deciding vote was cast by the Chairman, Mr. Price voting aye. The recommendation was passed with a 3-2 vote.
The motion to adjourn was made by Mr. Warner, and seconded by Mr. Price. Motion was accepted by unanimous vote.
Paul Price, Chairman
Board of Commissioners
Franklin Parish Police Jury
February 10, 2009 @ 6:00 P.M.
The Franklin Parish Police Jury met in regular session on this the 10th day of February, 2009 at 6:00 P.M. in the Police Jury meeting room, Courthouse Building, Winnsboro, Louisiana with the following Jurorís present: Honorable Harvey Guimbellot, Jackie Johnson, Leroy Scott, K.W. “Buddy” Parks, and Troy Hendry.
Ray Young and Ricky Campbell were absent from the meeting.
Juror Leroy Scott led the group in Prayer and the Pledge.
Motion by Parks and seconded by Hendry to approve the agenda. Unanimously approved
Motion by Hendry and seconded by Scott to approve the minutes of the January 8, 2009 meeting. Unanimously approved
Motion by Johnson and seconded by Parks to approve Beer Permit for Braker’s Mini-Mart. Unanimously approved
Motion by Johnson and seconded by Scott to adopt a resolution for Franklin Parish Police Jury to participate in the LaStep project in the state of Louisiana Community Development Block Grant (LCDBG) program administered by the Division of Administration. Unanimously approved
Motion by Parks and seconded by Hendry authorizing Sam Wiggins, Treasurer, Johnnie Wesley, Secretary, and Greg Humphries, Superintendent to sign signature cards for request for payment of the LCDBG funds. Unanimously approved
Laura Bradley of the LSU Extension office passed out to Jurors LSU Mean Green Newsletter with activities for the months of February and March, 2009.
Bud Hilbun of the Family Community Christian School asked the Jury to grade about 1000 feet of road at the School. Discussion
Motion by Hendry and seconded by Parks to grade the road pending opinion from Parish Attorney David Doughty. Unanimously approved
Robert Bouillion CEO of Franklin Medical Center presented the Jury with a Financial Statement and Auditorís Report for years ended 2006, 2007, and 2008. Following his presentation there was discussion between Bouillion and the Jurors concerning employee and management relations. Bouillion told Jurors they are trying to recruit new doctors and a surgeon.
Motion by Johnson and seconded by Scott to hire Robert A. Mears of RAM Associates. Unanimously approved
Mears will assist the Superintendent and road barn personnel on the various projects they are working on and the automated system for work orders, etc.
Sam told Jurors that she would like to implement a new payroll policy. The policy involves the Secretary providing the Treasurer with the minutes/excerpts of any meeting when an employee gets a pay increase.
Motion by Johnson and seconded by Scott naming Carl Williams as Acting Chairman of Fire District #3. Unanimously approved
Ken McManus spoke to Jurors concerning money available to the Parish through HUD because of Hurricane Katrina and Ike. The first allocation the Jury will get will be $2,456,948.00. He said he wasnít sure about the second allocation but it could be $2,014,756.00. The criteria for these projects is that they be flood related and low and moderate income. Ken gave a tentative list of projects the first money could be used for namely: (1) Public works center, (2) Cut-off (drop pipe), (3) Crockett Point (drop pipe), (4) Union Church Road, (5) Lamar Church Road, (6) Ash Slough drainage and (7) Looney Canal. Ken suggested that Jurors get together and come up with other projects. Ken also talked about a new program Community Water Enrichment Fund. Each Jury is eligible for $100,000.00 for water related problems. Juror Scott said the parish is in need of a community center.
Motion by Hendry and seconded by Parks to advertise and rebid Union Church Road repairs. Unanimously approved
Juror Scott talked to Jurors about the Guice Road. He said that Guice Road is used as a major highway. There is heavy traffic on this road. Big trucks travel the road frequently. Scott said the road should be overlayed. Ken McManus, Engineer said he will see if there is any money available to fix the road.
Under Superintendent’s Report: Greg gave to each Juror a print out of 1668 and 1786 projects. He also gave them work schedule for Capital Outlay for January and February, 2009.
Motion by Scott and seconded by Johnson to approve 3 year Capital Improvement list and work schedule for January and February, 2009. Unanimously approved
Treasurer’s Report: Sam gave Jurors a copy of financial statement. She also said that Crowville had applied for $60,000.00 to purchase a Fire Truck and only $57,000. The money was cut 5%. Sam also said the budget was looking good right now.
Purchasing Committee Report: Motion by Hendry and seconded by Johnson to advertise for the lease/purchase of one (1) new excavator with 6ft. bucket and sale/trade in of one (1) used 2004 Kobelco Excavator. Unanimously approved.
Under New Business: Juror Johnson said Nolan Norman Park had several projects scheduled to get the park ready for baseball season. Johnson said dirt was needed for the park, purchase $800.00 worth of trees, and rebuild dug-out which was mysteriously burned. He also said that they needed to hire Leodis Norman as Park Supervisor for the months of May, June, and July.
Motion by Scott and seconded by Hendry to hire Leodis Norman as Park Supervisor for Nolan Norman Park for the months of May, June, and July. Unanimously approved
Juror Scott asked that we send a letter or resolution in memory of Judge Sonny Stephens and Mrs. Agnes Hicks to their families on behalf of the Franklin Parish Police Jury.
There being no further business to discuss, on a motion by Hendry and seconded by Scott the meeting was unanimously adjourned.
/s/Johnnie Wesley, Parish Sec. Franklin Parish Police Jury
Harvey Guimbellot, Parish Pres. Franklin Parish Police Jury
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Franklin Parish Police Jury
6558 Main St., Winnsboro, LA 71295
Separate sealed Bids for the construction of UNION CHURCH ROAD, PROJECT NO. 09-01-516E will be received by the FRANKLIN PARISH POLICE JURY at the office located at 6558 MAIN ST., WINNSBORO, LA 71295 until 10:00 a.m. (Local Time) TUESDAY, MARCH 17, 2009 (year) and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.
The Contract Documents may be examined at the following locations:
FRANKLIN PARISH POLICE JURY
6558 MAIN STREET
WINNSBORO, LA 71295
MCMANUS CONSULTING ENGINEERS, INC.
116 SMELSER RD.
MONROE, LA 71202
Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained at the Issuing Office, MCMANUS CONSULTING ENGINEERS, INC. located at 116 SMELSER ROAD, MONROE, LA 71202 upon payment of a $100.00 deposit. Deposits on the first set of documents furnished by bona fide prime bidders will be fully refunded upon return of the documents no later than ten (10) days after receipt of bids. On other sets of documents furnished to bidders, the deposit ($100.00), less actual reproduction costs ($50.00) shall be refunded, if documents returned in good condition, no later than ten (10) days after receipt of bids. Contract shall pay all shipping costs.
This project is classified as Highway, Street and Bridge.
FRANKLIN PARISH POLICE JURY
Harvey R. Guimbellot, President
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NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids for the following will be received by the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development, 1201 Capitol Access, East Wing EW-200, Headquarters Administration Building, Baton Rouge, LA 70802, Telephone number (225/379-1444) on date(s) shown below, until 9:45 a.m. No bids will be accepted after this hour. AT 10:00 a.m., of the same day and date, they will be publicly opened and read in East Wing EW-200, Headquarters Administration Building. Evidence of authority to submit the bid shall be required in accordance with R.S. 38:2212(A)(1)(c) and/or R.S. 39:1594(C)(2)(D).
BIDS TO BE OPENED: MARCH 19, 2009
STEEL SIGN POST
The Department will award the contract to the LOWEST responsible bidder without discrimination on grounds of race, color or national origin. Minority business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids pursuant to this advertisement.
Full information may be obtained upon request from the above address.
The Department reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any informalities.
William D. Ankner, Ph.D
Carla J. Parent, CPPB
DOTD Procurement Director
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGS
STATEWIDE FLOOD CONTROL PROGRAM
AIRPORT CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT PRIORITY PROGRAM
PORT CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT PRIORITY PROGRAM
To review the Statewide Flood Control Program, the Airport Construction and Development Priority Program and the Port Construction and Development Priority Program as follows:
BATON ROUGE, LOUISIANA: 9:00 a.m. Monday, March 23, 2009
Louisiana State Capitol
House Committee Room 1
These Public Hearings will be conducted in accordance with Act 351 of the 1982 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature by the House and Senate Legislative Committees on Transportation, Highways, and Public Works and in accordance with Acts 451 and 452 of the 1989 Regular Session of the Louisiana Legislature by the House and Senate Legislative Committees on Transportation, Highways and Public Works.
The purpose of these Public Hearings is to review the Statewide Flood Control Program, the Airport Construction and Development Priority Program and the Port Construction and Development Priority Program for Fiscal Year 2009 and 2010. All interested person are invited to be present.
Oral testimony will be received. However so that all persons desiring to speak have an equal opportunity to do so, it is requested that every effort be made to complete individual testimony as quickly as possible. Oral testimony may be supplemented by presenting written statements and comments to the Committee by mailing the same postmarked within ten (10) calendar days following the hearing to the above address. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Amber Thomas, Department of Transportation and Development, phone (225)274-4106.
Senator Joe McPherson, Co-Chairman
Representative Nita Rusich Hutter, Co-Chairman
Anyone having knowledge of or knowing the whereabouts of Clyde Gary Smith, please contact REID C. WOLLESON, Attorney at Law, 6658 Kinloch Street, Winnsboro, LA 71295, (318)435-7525.
Lost promissory note: Anyone knowing the whereabouts or having possession of one (1) certain promissory note executed by Robert Ignont and Emma Coleman Ignont, dated August 8, 2007, in the principal sum of $115,100.00; please contact Charles H. Heck Jr., Attorney at Law, 1505 North 19th Street, P.O. Box 2867, Monroe, Louisiana, 71207-2867, Telephone No. (318)388-1440.
WM Specialty Mortgage LLC
Vs. NO. 40,305
State of Louisiana
Parish of Franklin
Fifth District Court
By virtue of a writ of SEIZURE AND SALE, to me directed by the honorable Fifth District Court of Louisiana, in and for the Parish of Franklin, I will offer for sale at public auction, at the front door of the Courthouse, in the City of Winnsboro, Franklin Parish, La., on Wednesday the 8th day of April A.D., 2009, within legal hours beginning at 10:00 a.m., the following described property, to-wit:
Lot 12 of Block 1 of Owen Place Addition to the Town of Winnsboro, as per plat filed in the Plat Records of Franklin Parish, Louisiana, with the municipal address being 2708 Baldwin Drive, Winnsboro, Louisiana 71295.
Seized in this above style suit. Terms of sale, cash, without the benefit appraisement.
Steve E. Pylant, Sheriff
Sheriff’s Office, Winnsboro, La.
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