City of Gonzales early voting for special election begins March 14

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

The City of Gonzales Election will begin Early Voting on Saturday, March 14, 2015 and continue through Saturday, March 21, 2015. This election is for registered voters within the city limits of Gonzales only. Voters who vote are registered in PCTS. 30, 31, Part of 23, 28, 32, 36, 37A, 37B, 42, 43, 58, 75.

Voters may check their voter registration by logging on to the www.geauxvote.com website or calling the Registrar of Voters offices at 225-621-5780 or 225-473-7906.

Early voting is conducted in the ROV office at 828 S Irma Blvd Rm 205, Gonzales and the ROV office in Donaldsonville at 300 Houmas St Suite B. The hours of early voting are from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Voters must present a valid Louisiana ID.

What's On the Ballot:

SPECIAL ELECTION Council Member

Division C City of Gonzales

Derrick Coco Democrat 1

Willie Robinson No Party 2

Harold L. Stewart Democrat 3

City of Gonzales Proposition

(Tax Renewal)

Shall the City of Gonzales, State of Louisiana (the ''City'') be authorized to renew the levy and collection of a tax of 3.27 mills on assessed valuation of all property subject to taxation in the City (an estimated $405,714.00 reasonably expected at this time to be collected from the levy of the tax for an entire year) (the ''Tax''), for a period of ten (10) years beginning with the year 2016 and ending with the year 2025, with the proceeds of the Tax (after paying the reasonable and necessary costs and expenses of collection and administering the Tax), to be dedicated and used for the purpose of paying the costs of constructing, maintaining, and operating fire department stations and equipment and providing for other matters in connection therewith?