The Webster Parish Police Jury will consider two resolutions requesting authorization to hold a special election for two fire districts.
One resolution is to place on the Dec. 10 ballot a renewal of property taxes to support Fire Protection District #3. This is an existing tax of 15.46 mills on all property within the district. It is expected to generate roughly $183,000 per year for a period of 10 years beginning in 2018.
The purpose of the property tax is for “acquiring, constructing, improving, maintaining and operating fire protection facilities and equipment in and for the district, including the cost of obtaining