There is hereby created a Gas Utility District within the Parish which shall comprise and
embrace all of that territory included within the boundaries of the Second, Third, Fifth, Sixth
and Tenth Wards of the Parish with the exception of that territory included within the
municipalities of Covington, Folsom and Abita Springs, as said boundaries are constituted on
October 15, 1964. (Ord. No. 352, Bk. 5, P. 486; Ord. No. 369, Bk. 5, P. 501)
STATE REFERENCE: LSA R.S. 33:4301, Power of Police Jury to create Gas Utility District.
The Gas Utility District created herein shall be known and designated as St. Tammany Gas
Utility District No. 1, and as thus created shall constitute a public corporation and shall have
all of the powers granted by the constitution and laws of this State to such public
corporations. (Ord. No. 352, Bk. 5, P. 486)
The domicile of St. Tammany Gas Utility District No. 1 [to] be and the same is hereby,
designated at the Town Hall, Sun, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana, which domicile is within
the corporate limits of the said District. (Ord. No. 352, Bk. 5, P. 486)
STATE REFERENCE: LSA R.S. 33:4305, Domicile required.
PUBLICATION ANNOTATION: The St. Tammany Gas Utility Service District cannot serve areas already served by franchised gas companies without permission of such company. The District does have the righ t, however, to refuse such company the right to serve areas not served by it at the time of the District's creation. La. Gas Service Co. v St. Tammany Gas Utility Service Dist., 189 So 2d 304 (1st. Cir. La. 1966).