ARTICLE X


DRAINAGE DISTRICT NO. 5



EDITORIAL NOTATION:
Drainage District No. 2 was created by reorganizing and dividing the boundaries of Drainage District No. 2 and the authority of Ord. No. 94-2057, adopted 08/18/94.
CROSS REFERENCE: Article III, Sections 7-061.00 - 7-0761.08

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7-103.00 Created; Boundaries


    A CERTAIN PORTION OF LAND, lying and being situated in sections 26, 27, and 44, Township 9 South, Range 14 East, near the City of Slidell, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, and bounded roughly on the North by the North Diversion Canal, on the East by Interstate 10, on the South by Oak Harbor Boulevard and on the West by U.S. Highway 11; and more particularly described as follows:

    Commencing at the corner common to Sections 23, 24, 25, and 26 go South 00 degrees, 45'27" East a distance of 1312.50 feet, thence go North 89 degrees 3'57" East, a distance of 80 feet; thence go North 79 degrees 17'15" East, a distance 191.80 feet; thence go North 70 degrees 10'3" East, a distance of 276.80 feet; thence go North 71 degrees 17'0" East, a distance of 3,688.82 feet to a point; thence go South 49 degrees 20'39" East, a distance of 819.64 feet to a point, thence go South 47 degrees 47'20" East, a distance of 455.46 feet being the Point of Beginning;

    
Thence along the westerly right-of-way of Interstate Highway 10; along a curve concave to the right having a radius of 11,234.16 feet, and a length of 1,895.87 feet to a point; thence South 41 degrees 48'33" West, a distance of 1,021.64 feet to a point; thence North 48 degrees 11'27" West, a distance of 87.36 feet to a point; thence along the arc of a curve having a radius of 743.00 feet, and a distance of 1,315.54 feet to the point of reverse curvature of a curve concave to the right; thence along said curve concave to the right having a radius of 623.48 feet a distance of 558.25 feet to the Point of Tangency; thence North 34 degrees 42'48" West, 336.38 feet to the Point of Curvature of a curve concave to the left; thence along said curve concave to the left having a radius of 648.00 feet a distance of 395.85 feet to the Point of Tangency; thence North 69 degrees 42'51" West, a distance of 586.71 feet to the Point of curvature of a curve concave to the left; thence along said curve concave to the left having a radius of 595.00 feet, a distance of 728.31 feet to a Point; thence South 40 degrees 09'09" West, a distance of 154.76 feet to a Point; thence South 64 degrees 25'37" East, a distance of 69.80 feet to a Point; thence South 25 degrees 34'23" West, 321.26 feet to the Point of Curvature of a curve concave to the right; thence along said curve concave to the right having a radius of 598.00 feet, a distance of 753.04 to the Point of Reverse Curvature of a curve concave to the left; thence along said curve concave to the left having a radius of 628.89 feet, a distance of 180.66 feet to the Point of Reverse Curvature of a curve concave to the right; thence

along said curve concave to the right having a radius of 991.93 feet, a distance of 414.50 feet to a Point; thence North 58 degrees 54'11" West, a distance of 911.92 feet to a Point; thence North 34 degrees 29'04" West, 463.97 feet to the Point of Curvature of a curve concave to the right; thence along said curve concave to the right having a radius of 1,688.00 feet, a distance of 1,1101.51 feet to a Point of Tangency; Thence North 52 degrees 40'57" West, a distance of 1,413.88 feet to the intersection of Oak Harbor Boulevard with the easterly line of U.S. Highway 11; thence along the easterly line of U.S. Highway 11 North 34 degrees 12'14" East, 183.63 feet to the point of curvature of a curve concave to the left having a radius of 6,084.52 feet and a distance of 851.33 feet to the Point of Tangency; thence North 26 degrees 11'14" East, a distance of 374.93 feet to a point; thence North 14 degrees 02'46" East, a distance of 265.28 feet to the intersection of the easterly line of U.S. Highway 11 with the northerly line of the North Diversion Canal; thence along the northerly line of the North Diversion Canal; South 75 degrees 57'14" East, 863.37 feet to a point; thence South 13 degrees 16'47" East, 407.98 feet to a point; thence South 78 degrees 19'44" East, 548.04 feet to a point; thence North 87 degrees 31'06" East, 756.70 feet to a point; thence North 86 degrees 43'58" East, 998.82 feet to a point; thence North 87 degrees 15'21" East, 1,450.49 feet to a point; thence South 60 degrees 51'45" East, 1,310.60 feet to a point; thence South 48 degrees 12'44" East, 966.08 feet to a point; thence South 47 degrees 23'00" East, 1,740.96 feet to the intersection of the northerly line of the North Diversion Canal and the westerly line of Interstate Highway 10 to the Point of Beginning. Said property contains 536.41 acres. All as per the plan of St. Tammany Parish Drainage District No. 5 by J.J. Krebs & Sons, Inc., Joseph J. Krebs, Jr., RPLS, dated February 24, 1994, Job No. 94-5232. (Ord. No. 94- 2057, adopted 08/18/95)

SEC.

7-103.01 Name


    The presently existing land remaining on the east side of Interstate 10 shall be named St. Tammany Drainage District No. 2. The land on the west of Interstate 10 shall be named St. Tammany Parish Drainage District No. 5, and each reorganized Drainage District 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. 94-2057, adopted 08/18/95)

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7-103.02 Board of Commissioners


    The Board of Commissioners of Drainage District No. 5 shall be comprised of five (5) members with appointments as per the 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. 94-2057, adopted 08/18/95; amended by Ord. No. 00-0157, adopted 06/01/2000)


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7-103.04 Appointment


    Commissioners for St. Tammany Parish Drainage District No. 5 shall be appointed by Resolution of the Police Jury. The commissioners shall at their first meeting immediately determine by lot their terms of office, which shall be respectively, one, two, three, four, and five years. They shall serve until their successors have been appointed and qualified. (Ord. No. 94-2057, adopted 08/18/95)

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7-103.05 Finances


    The funds held on account by the Director of Finance for the Parish of St. Tammany in the name of St. Tammany Parish Drainage District No. 2 shall be transferred to the respective Districts, with St. Tammany Parish Drainage District No. 2 receiving 87.77 % of the fund and the newly created St. Tammany Parish Drainage District No. 5 receiving 12.23 % of the funds and further the Director of Finance is hereby authorized to transfer these funds and the accounting and financial functions to the respective Districts all in accordance with the rules and regulations pertaining thereto. (Ord. No. 94-2057, adopted 08/18/95)

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7-103.06 Domicile


    The domicile of the St. Tammany Drainage District No. 5 shall be 300 Oak Harbor Boulevard, Slidell, Louisiana, and the Board of Commissioners hereby appointed shall meet at said domicile, and proceed to organize and elect their officers all in a manner and form provided by law. (Ord. No. 94-2057, adopted 08/18/95)