III. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – James Rabb, President.
IV. READING OF MINUTES – Mary Jane Easterly, Secretary.
V. ROLL CALL
VI. REQUESTS BY VISITORS
A. Joey French, French Engineering representing McLemore Plantation Approval of subdivision plat sent by MPC
B. Mark Long, Operations Coordinator who summarized for the Board the permit request on behalf of A T & T discussing their request to place 1.5” conduit along the rear property line of Welham Tract in Bossier City.
VII. OLD BUSINESS
VIII. NEW BUSINESS
A. Resolution authorizing employees and commissioners to attend the 32nd Annual Association of Levee Board Workshop in Baton Rouge, La. on May3-5, 2017 and be reimbursed in accordance with State Travel Regulations.
B. Discussion on purchasing 2 new ex-marks for mowing crew.
C. Letter from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announcing the 2017 inspection of the Bossier and Red Chute Levee on March 29-31, 2017 and resolution authorizing Levee District to provide lunch during this time for employees, commissioners, Corps employees and DOTD employees.
D. Review of the 2017-2018 Proposed Budget – this budget will be adopted at the March meeting after it has been reviewed by the finance committee.
E. Resolution approving the EEO statement for the Bossier Levee District.
F. Discussion of lawsuit filed by Lucky Estate Trust.
IX. LEVEE AND DRAINAGE REPORT
X. APPROVAL OF EXPENDITURES
XI. COMMENTS FROM THE PUBLIC
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