The Webster Parish Police Jury introduced an ordinance as one of the steps necessary to merge voter precincts in the parish.
Ordinance 1011-A was introduced Tuesday during the police jury’s monthly meeting which will merge precincts 21 and 22. If the ordinance is adopted in November, the merged precincts will become Precinct 22.
“There is one precinct that does not have 300 voters in it that by state law has to be combined with another precinct,” jury president Jim Bonsall said.
All the voters in precinct 21 who cast their ballot at the Webster Parish Alternative School will be moved to the Minden