The newly created Webster Parish Police Jury Community Services Committee met for the first time Tuesday.
Board chair Jerri Lee said the jury needs to take a more active role in oversight as well as learning what the office is about.
“The mission statement of the Webster Parish Office of Community Services, the main thing is they’re the helping hands of the parish,” she said. “We have the ability to reach all segments of the parish and to try to help these individuals that we serve.”
The mission statement is: “To create and maintain programs to improve quality of life for all residents