South Lafourche Levee

District

Without flood protection, nothing else matters.
        --Windell Curole
 
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Our regular monthly meetings are typically held on the second Monday of each month. The next meeting has been scheduled for:
 
MONDAY

September 12, 2016

3:00 P.M.

SLLD Meeting Room

17904 Hwy 3235
Galliano, LA  70354

 

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Continually working to improve our levees

Our Goal is...

...to provide, within our district, the highest possible level of protection from flooding due to high tides, heavy rain falls, tropical storms and hurricanes for the safety and well being of the community of South Lafourche.

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Millages - Publication Notice (September 12, 2016)

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Article 7, Section 23(C) of the Louisiana Constitution and R.S. 47:1705(B) that a public hearing of the South Lafourche Levee District in Lafourche Parish will be held at its regular meeting place in the Board Room of the South Lafourche Levee District located at 17904 Hwy 3235, Galliano, La, on Monday, September 12, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. to consider levying additional or increased millage rates without further voter approval or adopting the adjusted millage rate after reassessment and rolling forward to rates not to exceed the prior year’s maximum.  The estimated amount of tax revenues to be collected in the next tax year from the increased millage is $7,035,135.00, and the amount of increase in taxes attributable to the millage increase is $310,956.00.



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(Concerning flood waters in the Mississippi River and Tributaries)
*EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY*

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Upcoming holidays and office closures:

2016
            • September 5th - Labor Day

        • Other holidays may be proclaimed by the governor

 

*Please note that our office closes at 11:30a each Friday.  Any holiday that falls on Friday will be split between Thursday and Friday.   When two holidays fall on Thursday and Friday consecutively (Thanksgiving and Acadian Day), the office will close at 11:30a on Wednesday.

 

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