Councilmembers for the Village of Chatham has called for a Public Hearing to be held on August 8th in regard to the millage rate for the 2023 property taxes. The declaration came during the normal monthly meeting of the Council held on June 13th.
With Chatham Mayor Gregory Harris presiding, Bernadean Jones, Toni Malone, Laverne Mixon, and Sue Proffer also agreed to adopt three Ordinances and a Resolution. In additional action, the Ruston Daily Leader was approved to be the official journal for fiscal year 2023-2024. Mike Wilson was absent.
The Resolution and three Ordinances that were adopted are as follows:
Resolution #2023-05: Updating the signatories at Peoples Bank.
Ordinance #2023-01: Amending the budget for fiscal year 2022-2023.
Ordinance #2023-02: Setting the budget for fiscal year 2023—2024.
Ordinance #2023-03: Entering into a Twenty-five (25) Year Franchise Agreement with Entergy.