2017 Resolutions

RESOLUTIONS ADOPTED BY THE ST. BERNARD PARISH COUNCIL IN 2016

January 3, 2017

1675 – Approve permits as recommended by the Alcohol Beverage and Bingo Department.

1676 – A resolution to retain Tauzin Consultants, LLC as a Federal Lobbyist representing St. Bernard Parish Government for a period of one (1) year.

1677 – A resolution entering into a new contract with Dan A. Robin, Jr. as a lobbyist representing St. Bernard Parish for a period of one (1) year.

1678 – A resolution authorizing Parish President Guy Mcinnis to enter into contract with Royal Engineering for the Bayou Terre Aux Bouefs Armoring Project.

1679 – A resolution to support Plaquemines Parish in their efforts to obtain a permit requesting the closure of Mardi Gras Pass.

January 17, 2017

1680 – Approve permits as recommended by the Alcohol Beverage and Bingo Department.

1681 – A resolution authorizing a grant application to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s FY2016 assistance to Firefighters Grant Program in the amount of $536,432 for the purchase of personal Protective Equipment.

1682 – A resolution authorizing a grant application to the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s FY2016 Program to prepare communities for complex coordinated terrorist attacks.

1683 – A resolution authorizing an application to the Louisiana Office of Community Development to spend Community Development Block Grant Program income funds for the redevelopment of public use lots to create St. Claude Heights Park in the amount of $100,000.00.

February 7, 2017

1684 – Approve permits as recommended by the Alcohol Beverage and Bingo Department.

1685 – A resolution compelling the Army Corps of Engineers to include St. Bernard Parish in the current environmental study on Inter Coastal Canal Lock Expansions.

1686 – A resolution approving an application for grant funds from the Federal Highway Administration Recreational Trails Program for Louisiana (FRTPL) as established by CFDA 20.219 for the St. Bernard Forty Arpent Trail, Phase I.

1687 – A resolution authorizing an application to the Louisiana Office of Community Development to spend Community Development Block Grant Program income funds for a bridge over the 40 Arpent Canal at St. Claude Heights Park in the amount of $200,000.00. This resolution also authorizes the application to the State Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) for the Caroll Street off system bridge Over Bayou Black located in Gibson, Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana.

1688 – A resolution appointing a new member to the Library Board of Control.

1689 – A resolution appointing a member to the St. Bernard Parish Personnel Board which is mandated by section 4-10 (c) of the St. Bernard Parish Home Rule Charter.

February 21, 2017

1690 – Approve permits as recommended by the Alcohol Beverage and Bingo Department.

1691 – A resolution adopting the Louisiana Legislative Auditor’s Questionnaire.

1692 – A resolution declaring that the St. Bernard Parish Council has read and understands that the Munster Wastewater Treatment Plant located at 3300 Munster Blvd. is meeting the treatment effluent requirements that are that are set forth by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality.

1693 – A resolution adopting the Restore Act Multiyear Implementation Plan.

1694 – A resolution authorizing a grant application to the Entergy Environmental Initiatives Fund in the amount of $22,000.00 for the St. Bernard Parish Black Mangrove Planting Program.

1695 – A resolution appointing new members to the Coastal Zone Advisory Committee.

March 7, 2017

1696 – Approve permits as recommended by the Alcohol Beverage and Bingo Department.

1697 – A resolution authorizing a grant application to the National Marine Fisheries Service’s Coastal Ecosystem Resiliency Grants Program in the amount of $172,334.00 for the St. Bernard Parish Black Mangrove Planting Program.

1698 – A resolution authorizing acceptance of an FY2016-201 Louisiana Community Water Enrichment Grant for the Center Street Water Line Improvement Project in the amount of $122,074.00.

1699 – A resolution to request reimbursement for travel expenses incurred by Councilman Gillis McCloskey during the month of February while in attendance at meetings in Washington, DC. **REMOVED**

March 21, 2017

1700 – Approve permits as recommended by the Alcohol Beverage and Bingo Department.

1701 – A resolution authorizing a grant application to the Orvis Retail Conservation Grant Program in the amount of $2,500.00 for the St. Bernard Parish Black Mangrove Planting Program.

1702 – A resolution authorizing the Parish President, on behalf of the St. Bernard Parish Council, to execute a special power of attorney appointing Archon Information Systems, L.L.C., d/b/a CivicSource to execute certain documents necessary for the sale of adjudicated properties program and in conjunction with the professional services agreement between the parish of St. Bernard and Archon Information Systems, L.L.C., d/b/a CivicSource.

1703 – A resolution endorsing a letter to Governor John Bel Edwards and Legislators opposing sediment diversion projects affecting St. Bernard Parish.