June 2018-Special Meeting

PROCEEDING OF A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE HELD AT THEIR REGULAR MEETING PLACE, THE CITY HALL, 101 BERARD STREET, BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA AT 6:00 P.M. ON TUESDAY, June 19, 2018. Mayor Ricky Calais called the meeting to order, the Pledge of Allegiance and the Invocation were recited.   Present:  Brenda Castille Hobbs, Howard Alexander, Ernest “E.J.” Ledet, Glenn Michael Angelle and Eddy Leblanc   Absent:  None   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle duly seconded by Ernest Ledet and unanimously carried, the Public Hearing on Ordinance 2245 (BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA THAT THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2018 BE AMENDED ACCRODING TO THE TERMS AND FIGURES CONTAINED IN THE ATTACHED EXHIBIT IDENTIFIED AS “EXHIBIT A”.) was opened for discussion.  J.L. Sonnier went over the summary pages of the budget that will be amended for Fiscal Year ending June 30, 2018.   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle duly seconded by Ernest Ledet and unanimously carried, the public hearing on Ordinance 2245 was opened for public input.   Upon motion of Ernest Ledet duly seconded by Howard Alexander and unanimously carried, the Public Hearing on Ordinance 2245 was closed.   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle duly seconded by Howard Alexander and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen adopted Ordinance 2245 as submitted.       ORDINANCE 2245     BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA THAT THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE...

June 2018- Regular Session

PROCEEDINGS OF THE MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE HELD AT THE CITY  HALL, 101 BERARD STREET, AT 6:00 P.M. ON TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2018 Mayor Ricky Calais called the meeting to order, the Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance were recited. Present:  Brenda Castille Hobbs, Howard Alexander, Ernest  Ledet, Eddy Leblanc                     and Glenn Michael Angelle Absent:     None Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle, duly seconded by Howard Alexander and unanimously carried, Item #17 – Act of Dedication of property on Grand Point Road and Item #18 Abandonment of Daniel Street was added to the agenda.   Upon motion of Ernest J. Ledet, duly seconded by Howard Alexander and unanimously carried, the minutes of the May 8, 2018 council meeting were approved.   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle, duly seconded by Howard Alexander and unanimously carried, the rule to show cause on the property located at 110 W. Brant Street was tabled for the next regular council meeting.   Upon motion of Ernest J. Ledet, duly seconded by Glenn Michael Angelle and unanimously carried, the property located at 1010 Begnaud Street was deemed Condemned and was granted 60 days to demolish.   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle, duly seconded by Howard Alexander and unanimously carried, Ordinance #2245 (BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE, LOUISIANA THAT THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2018 BE AMENDED ACCORDING TO THE TERMS AND FIGURES CONTAINED IN THE ATTACHED EXHIBIT IDENTIFIED AS “EXHIBIT A”) was introduced and the public hearing was approved to...

May 2018

PROCEEDINGS OF THE MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE HELD AT THE CITY  HALL, 101 BERARD STREET, AT 6:00 P.M. ON WEDNESDY MAY 8, 2018. Mayor Ricky Calais called the meeting to order, the Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance were recited. Present:  Brenda Castille Hobbs, Howard Alexander, Ernest Ledet, and Eddy Leblanc Absent:     Glenn Michael Angelle Eddy Leblanc was sworn in as Alderman for District E Upon motion of Howard Alexander, duly seconded by Ernest Ledet, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen approved the following addition for the May 2018 Meeting Agenda: Item #12: Consider adopting a Resolution for authorizing and directing Mayor Ricky Calais to execute for and on behalf of the City of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana an Act of Servitude with JPO Colorado, LLC Upon motion of Ernest Ledet, duly seconded by Howard Alexander, and unanimously carried, the minutes of the April 10, 2018 City Council meeting were approved. Ms. Picard, with La Petite Ecole Day Care, read a letter of concern and spoke to the Board of Aldermen and Mayor about her complaints with the trailer park on the side of her daycare. Upon motion of Ernest Ledet, duly seconded by Eddy Leblanc, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen adopted the following Resolution for the millage rate for 2018 tax year.   CITY OF BREAUX BRIDGE RESOLUTION   BE IT RESOLVED, that the following millage are hereby levied on the 2018 tax roll on all property subject to taxation by City of Breaux Bridge: MILLAGE General Alimony                                                             4.490 mills   BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED...

April 2018

Proceedings of the Meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Breaux Bridge held at the City Hall, 101 Berard Street, at 6:00 P.M. Tuesday April 10, 2018.   Mayor Ricky Calais called the meeting to order.  The invocation and Pledge of Allegiance were recited.   Present: Brenda Castille Hobbs, Howard Alexander, Ernest Ledet, and Glenn Michael Angelle   Upon motion of E.J. Ledet, duly seconded by Howard Alexander, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen approved the minutes of the March 13, 2018 meeting.   Mayor Ricky Calais made the following announcement: Notice is hereby given that a public meeting of the City of Breaux Bridge will be held at the regular meeting place, the Board Room of the City of Breaux Bridge at 101 Berard Street, Breaux Bridge, Louisiana on Tuesday May 8, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. to adopt the millage rates.   Upon motion of Brenda Castille Hobbs, duly seconded by Glenn Michael Angelle, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen approved a resolution in support of placing a memorial plaque at the Tourist Center next to the downtown bridge in honor of Councilman Gary “Bimmie” Champagne.   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle, duly seconded by Brenda Castille Hobbs and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen approved that the trailer located at 295 Caleb Street be condemned and demolished due to it being in a dilapidated and hazardous condition.   Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle, duly seconded by Brenda Castille Hobbs, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen opened a public hearing for Ordinance 2244 (An ordinance to amend Chapter...

March 2018

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a regular public meeting of the Mayor and Board of Aldermen for the City of Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, has been called on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. at the Breaux Bridge City Hall Board Room

February 2018

PROCEEDINGS OF THE MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE CITY OF BREAU BRIDGE HELD AT THE CITY  HALL, 101 BERARD STREET, AT 6:00 P.M. ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018. Mayor Ricky Calais called the meeting to order, the Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance were recited. Present:  Brenda Castille Hobbs, Howard Alexander, Ernest Ledet, Glenn Michael Angelle and Gary Champagne Upon motion of Glenn Michael Angelle, duly seconded by Howard Alexander, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen approved the following addition and deletion to the February Meeting Agenda: Item #15:  Cost of Martin Luther King signs Item #14:  Deleted (matter resolved) Upon motion of Gary Champagne, duly seconded by Glenn Michael Angelle, and unanimously carried, the minutes of the January 9, 2018 City Council meeting were approved. Upon motion of Gary Champagne, duly seconded by Glenn Michael Angelle, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen Introduced Ordinance #2243.  (An ordinance approving and adopting an Amendment to the Master Plan to include the following project:  (1) Construction of turning lane on Rees Street to access frontage road northeast of I-10 interchange in anticipation of future commercial development, to be funded through the use of tax proceeds generated by the special tax imposed by Sales Tax District No. 1 of the City of Breaux Bridge, State of Louisiana.) The public hearing will be held at the next council meeting scheduled for March 13, 2018. Upon motion of Howard Alexander, duly seconded by Brenda Castille Hobbs, and unanimously carried, the Board of Aldermen approved a Resolution renaming Refinery Street Bridge to St. Francis Bridge.   CITY OF BREAUX...