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Voters in four area parishes cast ballots Saturday

1 year 8 months 1 week ago March 27, 2015 Mar 27, 2015 Friday, March 27 2015 March 27, 2015 4:26 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: WBRZ Staff

BATON ROUGE - Elections will be held on Saturday in East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Ascension and Iberville parishes with polls opening at 7 a.m.

The polls close at 8 p.m. For more information on the candidates and the propositions that will appear on the ballot, check out the Louisiana secretary of state's geauxvote.com website.

Our list of items up for vote by parish is as follows:

ASCENSION PARISH
Gonzales Council
DIVISION C

Derrick Coco, Democrat

Harold L. Stewart, Democrat

Willie Robinson, No Party Listed

Gonzales proposition

Renew a 10-year, 3.27-mill property tax, generating $405,714 a year, for fire stations and equipment.

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH
State representative
DISTRICT 66

"Buddy" Amoroso, Republican

Darrell Ourso, Republican

Zachary Community School System proposition
-Levy a 1 percent sales tax, generating $4.5 million a year, for school purposes; including salaries and benefits of teachers and other school system personnel

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