Ballot Contents: U.S. Senate Race, Local Propositions and Early Voting
Parishwide Drainage Proposition (Millage Continuation) Shall the City of New Orleans (the "City") continue to levy an ad valorem tax in the amount of 4.46 mills on all property subject to taxation within the City for a period of thirty (30) years, beginning with the year 2017 and ending with the year 2046 (an estimated $15,400,000 reasonably expected to be collected at this time for an entire year from the 4.46 mills levy), to be used solely and exclusively for the purpose of operating and maintaining the City's drainage system and for the construction and extension of said drainage system?
This proposed property tax is a new millage
Parishwide Proposition (Authorizing Levy of Ad Valorem Tax for Fire Protection) Shall the City of New Orleans (the "City") be authorized to levy an ad valorem tax in the amount of two and one-half (2.50) mills (the "Tax") on all property subject to taxation within the City for a period of twelve (12) years, beginning January 1, 2017 and ending December 31, 2028 (an estimated $8.87 million reasonably expected to be collected at this time for an entire year as a result of the levy of the Tax), to be dedicated solely to fire protection in accordance with Article VI, Section 26(E) of the Louisiana Constitution?
Registrar's Office, City Hall, RM 1W23; 1300 Perdido St.
Registrar's Office, Algiers Courthouse, RM 105; 225 Morgan St.
Voting Machine Warehouse; 8870 Chef Menteur Highway
Lake Vista Community Center, 6500 Spanish Fort Blvd. 2nd floor meeting room