West Feliciana sales tax measure on November ballot
WEST FELICIANA PARISH, Louisiana: Last week the West Feliciana Police Jury voted in favor of placing the West Feliciana Sales Tax Measure, 2009 on the November 14, 2009 ballot. Revenue generated by the tax will be directed towards acquiring, upgrading and maintaining roads and bridges, drainage, sewer, water and sanitation facilities. In total the tax is expected to generate approximately $1.6 million per year in additional revenue.
The same measure was defeated on November 4, 2008. A total of 2,338 people voted in favor of the tax and 2,752 voted against the measure.