ARTICLE II


RECREATION DISTRICT NO. 1


SEC.

16-016.00 Created; Boundaries


    Recreation District No. 1 of the Parish shall comprise and embrace all of that territory contained within the boundaries presently existing, including the Town of Mandeville, Louisiana; and the boundaries of said district shall be the same as the boundaries of Ward Four of St. Tammany Parish, said boundaries being described as follows:

         Ward Four: Commencing at the mouth of the Tchefuncte River, proceed northeast along the center line of the mainstream of said River to its confluence with Ponchitolawa Creek; thence continue northeast along the center line of the main stream of said creek to the line dividing Ranges 11 and 12 East; thence north on said range line to the northwest corner of Section 7, Township 7 South, Range 12 East; thence east along the north line of Sections 7, 8, 9 and 10, Township 7 South, Range 12 East to the northwest corner of Section 10, Township 7 South, Range 12 East; thence south along the east line of Sections 10, 15, 22, 27 and 34 of Township 7 South, Range 12 East, and Sections 3, 10, 15, 22, 27 and 34 of Township 8 South, Range 12 East, and Sections 3, 10 and 15 of township 9 South, Range 12 East to the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain; thence northwest along the natural shoreline of Lake Pontchar train to the mouth of the Tchefuncte River, the point of beginning.    
(Ord. No. 623, Bk. 7, P. 507; Ord. No. 644, Bk. 7, P. 579; Ord. No. 87-888, adopted 12/17/87)
CROSS REFERENCE: See Section 2-017.00, entitled "Wards" of this Code of Ordinances.

SEC.

16-016.01 Amended Boundaries


    In compliance with the provisions of Chapter 11, Title 33 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, and other constitutional and statutory authority supplemental thereto, it is the intention of the Parish Council to amend the boundaries of Recreation District No. 1to include the subdivision known as River Oaks, to-wit:

    Commencing at the intersection of Bayou Monga and the Tchefuncte River, thence go upstream along the meanderings of Bayou Monga to I-12, thence go east on I-12 to US Hwy 190, thence go south on US Hwy 190 to Ponchitolawa Creek, thence follow the meanderings of Ponchitolawa Creek downstream to the Tchefuncte River, thence follow the meanderings of the Tchefuncte River upstream to Bayou Monga and the point of beginning.
(Ord. No. 00-0211, adopted 10/05/2000)

AND:

    In addition thereto, and in accordance with the authority conferred by Chapter 11, Title 33 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, and other constitutional and statutory authority supplemental thereto, the boundaries of Recreation District No. 1 shall include within its jurisdictional limits an area comprising the boundaries of Parish Voting Precinct 307 as established by Ord. No. 01-0393 more fully described as follows:


        Commence at the intersection of Hwy. 190 and Ponchitalawa Creek, also the point of beginning; thence follow Ponchitalawa Creek east, northeast, east, northwest, northeast, east, northwest, northeast, southeast, and northeast to its intersection with Hwy. 59; thence follow Hwy. 59 north to its intersection with Parker Road; thence follow Parker Road northwest to its intersection with Soell Drive; thence follow Soell Drive northeast to its intersection with 11th Avenue; thence follow 11th Avenue northwest to its intersection with North Street; thence follow North Street southwest to its intersection with Lincoln Street; thence follow Lincoln Street west to its intersection with 11th Street; thence follow 11th Street south to its intersection with Madison Avenue; thence follow Madison Avenue west to its intersection with 7th Street; thence follow 7th Street north to its intersection with Quincy Avenue; thence follow Quincy Avenue west to its intersection with K Street; thence follow K Street south to its intersection with 9th Avenue; thence follow 9th Avenue west to its intersection with Hwy. 190; thence follow Hwy. 190 southwest, south, and southeast to its intersection with Ponchitalawa Creek, also the point of beginning.
(Ord. 06-1289, adopted 05/04/2006)

SEC.

16-017.00 Name, Status And Powers


    The recreation district herein created shall be known and is hereby designated as "Recreation District No. 1 of the Parish of St. Tammany, State of Louisiana," and as thus created, shall constitute a public corporation and political subdivision of the state and as such, shall have all the rights, powers and privileges granted and conferred by the constitution and statutes of the state, including the authority to incur debt, to issue bonds and to levy taxes. (Ord. No. 623, Bk. 7, P. 507)

STATE REFERENCE: LSA R.S. 33:4562(B)

SEC.

16-017.01 Board of Commissioners


    The Board of Commissioners shall be composed of seven (7) members. There shall be six (6) members nominated and appointed by the Parish Council. There shall be one (1) member nominated and appointed by the Parish President. (Ord. No. 00-0157, adopted 06/01/2000)

SEC.

16-018.00 Domicile


    The domicile of the recreation district created herein is hereby designated as the Town of Mandeville.

STATE REFERENCE: LSA R.S. 33:4562(C)

SECS. 16-018.01 - 16-030.99 Reserved