PUBLIC NOTICES 06/14/11

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

PUBLIC NOTICE

Capital Area Human Services District (CAHSD)

Request for Proposals

Food Service for Capital Area Recovery Program

CAHSD, a political subdivision of the State of Louisiana, is conducting a fair and impartial competitive procurement process to solicit proposals from qualified contractors interested in providing food service for Capital Area Recovery Program (CARP), a licensed residential addiction treatment facility for adult males, located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  Non-profit, for-profit, churches, and governmental agencies may submit proposals in response to this Request for Proposals (RFP).

The services contracted as a result of this Request for Proposals (RFP) will be directed by CAHSD.

The contract period will be renewable annually for up to 3 years, beginning August 01, 2011.  A full summary of the work specifications is contained in the Proposal Guidelines package which will be available beginning June 9, 2011 through July 14, 2011.

The last date for CAHSD staff to receive questions concerning the RFP will be July 13, 2011.

The packet may be picked up at: CAHSD Community Support Services, 4615 Government St., Bldg. 2, (Room 200) Baton Rouge, LA 70806 between the hours of 8:00 am and 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday, except for state holidays, or it can be obtained from the following website: WWW.CENTRALBIDDING.COM.

Completed offers will be accepted no later than 4:00 pm, on Thursday, July 14, 2011 at:  CAHSD Community Support Services; 4615 Government Street, Bldg. 2; (Room 200)Baton Rouge, LA; 70806. To submit electronically visit the website: WWW.CENTRALBIDDING.COM.

Offers must be submitted in the format specified in the Proposal Guidelines document in order to receive consideration.

Publish 6/7/11 & 6/14/11

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SHERIFF'S SALE

SHERIFF'S OFFICE

Suit No: (03) 94926-B    

BANK OF AMERICA NA SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO COUNTRYWIDE BANK, FSB

VS

RONALD ONEAL

Parish of Ascension

23rd Judicial District Court

State of Louisiana

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Date:

JEFFREY F. WILEY, SHERIFF

828 S IRMA BLVD

GONZALES, LA 70737

By virtue of and in obedience to a Writ of SEIZURE AND SALE directed to me by the Honorable 23RD JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT in and for the PARISH OF ASCENSION, State of Louisiana, dated:  MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 2010, in the above entitled and numbered cause, I shalI proceed to sell at public auction at the principal front door of the Courthouse Annex 828 South Irma Blvd Gonzales, La 70737 of which the Civil District Court of the Parish of Ascension is held on  WEDNESDAY, JULY 20, 2011, at 10:00 A.M., to the last and highest bidder for cash, the following described property, to wit:

ONE CERTAIN LOT OR PARCEL OF GROUND TOGETHER WITH ALL THE BUILDINGS AND IMPROVEMENTS SITUATED THEREON AND THEREUNTO BELONGING, SITUATED IN THE PARISH OF ASCENSION, STATE OF LOUISIANA, IN SECTION 33, TOWNSHIP 8 SOUTH, RANGE 3 EAST, IN THAT SUBDIVISION KNOWN AS VILLA GALVEZ, AND DESIGNATED AS LOT TWENTY FOUR (24) OF SAID SUBDIVISION AS PER SUBDIVISION MAP RECORDED IN ASCENSION PARISH RECORDS. SAID LOT 24 HAVING SUCH SIZE, SHAPE, DIMENSIONS, AND BEING SUBJECT TO SUCH SERVITUDES AS SHOWN ON SAID MAP.

MUNICIPALLY KNOWN AS 16199 CORTEZ AVE., PRAIRIEVILLE, LA 70769.

And from the proceeds of said sale to pay petitioner by preference over all other claims, the sum of: TWENTY-SIX THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED SEVENTY-EIGHT AND 44 / 100 ($26,478.44) DOLLARS, along with interest and attorney's fees and all other costs including my own costs and charges.

   Terms and conditions of sale:  CASH ON THE SPOT!

ATTORNEY FOR PLAINTIFF:

Herschel C Adcock

P. O. Box 87379

Baton Rouge, LA 70879

225-756-0373

PUBLISH ON:   

June 14, 2011

July 12, 2011

JEFFREY F. WILEY-SHERIFF & EX-OFFICIO TAX COLLECTOR

ASCENSION PARISH

SCSO-CIV-209-0402

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MINUTES OF A REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL, TOWN OF SORRENTO, TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2011 6:00 P.M. , SORRENTO TOWN HALL, SORRENTO, LOUISIANA

Members Present:

Mayor:  Wilson Longanecker, Jr

Councilmen:  Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

Clerk:  Paige K. Robert

Chief of Police:   Earl Theriot

   Judge A.J. Kling swore in Wilson Longanecker, Jr. as Mayor.

   Motion by Councilman Milton Vicknair and seconded by Councilman Randy Anny to appoint John Wright to fill the vacant council seat left by Wilson Longanecker, Jr.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

   Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Milton Vicknair to table the appointment of a new town attorney.   Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. to proclaim for a special election to be held to fill the vacant council seat left by Wilson Longanecker, Jr.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr

NAYS:  None

ABSENT:   Wilson Longanecker, Jr.

PROCLAMATION

Special Election-Town of Sorrento

WHEREAS, there has been declared a vacancy on the Town Council of the Town of Sorrento as of June 3, 2011 due to the resignation of Councilman Wilson Longanecker, Jr.; and

WHEREAS, state law requires that the governing authority for the Town of Sorrento issue a proclamation ordering a special election to fill the vacancy of the Councilman of Sorrento.

WHEREAS, a meeting of the Town Council was held on the 7th day of June, 2011, in which the following proclamation was issued:

IT IS HEREBY PROCLAIMED that a special election is ordered to fill the vacancy of the Councilman for the Town of Sorrento.  The open primary for this special election will take place on October 22, 2011.  Qualifying period for candidates seeking to fill the vacancy will be held September 6, 7, and 8, of 2011.  A general election, if necessary, will be held on November 19, 2011.

      IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused to be affixed the official seal of the Town of Sorrento on this 7th day of June, 2011.

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

   Motion by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. and seconded by Councilman Randy Anny to approve the minutes of the special meeting of the mayor and council taken Thursday, May 26, 2011.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. to approve the bills for the month of May in the amount of $6,101.10.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright          

NAYS:  None

   Councilman Randy Anny introduced ordinance 11-06, an ordinance to set 6.11 mills as the adjusted rate for 2011.  A public hearing was called for June 21, 2011, at 6:00 pm at the Sorrento Town Hall to consider adoption of this ordinance.

Mayor Wilson Longanecker, Jr. opened public hearing to discuss the 2010-2011 amended budget ordinance 11-04.

Mayor Wilson Longanecker, Jr. closed public hearing to discuss the 2010-2011 amended budget ordinance 11-04.

   Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Marvin Martin to adopt the 2010-2011 amended budget ordinance 11-04.

2010-2011 GENERAL ACCOUNT AMENDED BUDGET Ordinance 11-04

REVENUES    AMENDED BUDGET

Taxes        632,580

    Advalorem    45,000

    Beer Tax    2,500

    Franchise    97,200

    Sales    409,050

    Tobacco    2,000

Licenses/Permits

   Beer/Liquor    2,330

    Occupational    74,000

    Permits      500

Police        331,697

    Fines:

   Court Fees    187,500

   Fines    115,500

   Grants

   Capital Grants    2,000

   Operational Grants    2,000

   Witness Fees    9,400

   Miscellaneous    5,000

   Ins. Claim

          Proceeds    10,297

Grass Cutting        5,445

Interest        230

Gen. Gov’t

       Miscellaneous:        18,124

   Capital Grant    15,924

   P&Z    1,200

   Other    1,000

Highways & Streets

   Grants:        46,815

Capital Grants:

   LGAP    35,000

   APP Grant    10,000

   Emerg Equip    123

   FEMA Grant/Opert    1692

TOTAL

REVENUE        1,034,891

 EXPENDITURES:

General Government        95,660

 Insurance

   Liability    15,000

   Property & Bonds    300

   W/Comp    2,000

 Office Payroll

   Janitorial PR    4,000

   Office PR    71,000

   Medicare    1,200

   Social Security    7,600

 Office Expense

   Accounting fees    29,000

   P&Z    30

   Supplies    2,900

   Repair & Maint.    2,500

   Telephone    1,630

   Utilities    5,000

   Other    4,000

 Prof. Services

   Attorney Fees    14,000

   Engineering Fees    22,000

 Off. Exp. Acct    2,000

 General Gov’t Misc.

   Capital Grant    5,500

   Misc.    6,000

Highways and Street        174,408

 Animal Control    5,000

 Insurance

   Auto    536

   Liability    5,800

   W/Comp    3,400

 Payroll:

   Streets PR    46,692

   Medicare    600

   Social Security    2,500

 Oper. Expenses:

   Fuel Expense    3,000

   Repairs    5,100

   Supplies    6,000

   Telephone    552

   Utilities    1,500

   Street Lights    30,600

 Capital Grants

   Leroy Lambert St.    48,500

   Capital Grants-other    14,628

Public Safety        664,823

 Insurance

   Auto    6,000

   Liability    14,500

   W/Comp    15,400

 Payroll

   Police PR    265,000

   Social Security    13,900

   Medicare    4,000

   Retirement    14,850

   Witness Fees    8,950

 Judge’s Retirement    644

 Court Cost    175,000

 Fines (refund)    750

 Expenses:

   Equipment    22,000

   Fuel Expense    35,000

   Office Expense    9,519

   Office Supplies    1,900

   Misc.    1,500

   R&M Vehicle    9,000

   R&M Vehicle (INS)    10,000

   Telephone    8,000

   Uniforms    500

   Utilities    2,800

   Vehicle - New    15,610

 Fire    30,000

TOTAL

EXPENDITURES:    1,034,891.00

Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Mayor Wilson Longanecker, Jr. opened public hearing to discuss the 2011-2012 proposed budget ordinance 11-05.

Mayor Wilson Longanecker, Jr. closed public hearing to discuss the 2011-2012 proposed budget ordinance 11-05.

   Motion by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. and seconded by Councilman Marvin Martin to table the adoption of ordinance 11-05 until a special meeting is held.

Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

   Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. to call for a special meeting to be held on Monday, June 13, 2011 at 6:00 pm at the town hall in Sorrento to consider adoption of ordinance 11-05, 2011-2012 proposed budget.

Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. to terminate the contract with ARCCO for service to the generator and to temporarily allow Emergency Power Systems to service the generator.   Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. and seconded by Councilman Marvin Martin to add Wilson Longanecker, Jr. to the signature card at UCB bank.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Marvin Martin and seconded by Randy Anny to authorize Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. to open bank statements.   Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Milton Vicknair to select the Gonzales Weekly Citizen as the official journal of the Town of Sorrento.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Lionel Melancon, Jr. to authorize the Mayor to consult with Rennaisance Orange Grove, LLC, developer Tony Bull concerning the remaining $100,000.00 payment owed to the Town of Sorrento and to send a certified letter to Tony Bull concerning this payment.  Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

Motion by Councilman Randy Anny and seconded by Councilman Milton Vicknair to send a certified letter to the owner of an abandoned school bus located on Conway St.   Motion carried.  Vote as follows:

YEAS:   Randy Anny, Marvin Martin, Milton Vicknair, Lionel Melancon, Jr., John Wright

NAYS:  None

There being no further business to come before the Mayor and Council and upon motion duly made and seconded, the meeting was adjourned.

Paige K. Robert, Town Clerk

Wilson Longanecker, Jr., Mayor

Publish 6/14/11

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