Voters in four area parishes cast ballots Saturday
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:
Derrick Coco, Democrat
Harold L. Stewart, Democrat
Willie Robinson, No Party Listed
Renew a 10-year, 3.27-mill property tax, generating $405,714 a year, for fire stations and equipment.
EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH
"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