ARTICLE IX


GRAVITY DRAINAGE DISTRICT NO. 6


SEC.

7-102.00 Creation; Boundaries


    Acting under the authority of Part I, Chapter 7, Title 38 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, and other constitutional and statutory authority supplemental thereto, there is hereby created a drainage district within the Parish of St. Tammany, to compromise and embrace the lands within the following boundaries, to-wit:

    All that certain portion of ground being situated in portions of T6S-R11 Greensburg District, St. Tammany Parish, State of Louisiana, being more fully described as follows:

    Commencing at a point being the junction of River Road and Lee Road and proceeding north of both sides of River Road to the junction of said River Road and Highway 25, thence south of Highway 25 to its junction with Collins Blvd., US 190; thence along US 190 to its junction with Lee Rd.; thence north of said Lee Rd. to the point of beginning.

    All set forth on plans in the St. Tammany Department of Public Works entitled “Gravity Drainage District No. 6 of St. Tammany Parish Department of Public Works”. (Ord. No. 94-1993, adopted 06/16/94)

STATE LAW REFERENCE: Part I, Chapter 7, Title 38 of Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950.

SEC.

7-102.01 Name, Status and Powers


    The district created shall be known and designated as “Gravity Drainage District No. 6 of the Parish of St. Tammany, State of Louisiana”, and as thus created shall constitute a body corporate in law and a political subdivision of the State of Louisiana as conferred by the Constitution and Statutes of the State of Louisiana, including the authority to incur debt, issue bonds, and levy taxes and assessments. (Ord. No. 94-1993, adopted 06/16/94)

SEC.

7-102.02 Board of Commissions


     The Board of Commissioners of Gravity Drainage District No. 6 shall be comprised of five (5) members with appointments as per original Ordinance. There shall be four (4) members nominated and appointed by the Parish Council. There shall be one (1) member nominated and appointed by the Parish President. (Ord. No. 94-1993, adopted 06/16/94; amended by Ord. No. 00-0157, adopted 06/01/2000)

SEC.

7-102.03 Appointment


    Commissioners for Gravity Drainage District No. 6 shall be appointed by Resolution of the Police Jury. The first two (2) named commissioners shall be appointed for terms of two (2)

years each and the latter three (3) named commissioners shall be appointed for terms of (4) years each. (Ord. No. 94-1993, adopted 06/16/94)

SEC.

7-102.04 Domicile


    The domicile of said District shall be the St. Tammany Parish Police Jury Office, Covington, Louisiana, and the Board of Commissioners hereby appointed shall meet at said domicile, and proceed to organize and elect their officers all in the manner and form provided by the law. (Ord. No. 94-1993, adopted 06/16/94)