OFFICIAL PROCEEDINGS OF BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF
CADDO LEVEE DISTRICT
AT REGULAR MEETING HELD ON MARCH 10, 2022
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At a regular meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Caddo Levee District held at 10:00 a.m., March 10, 2022, at 1320 Grimmett Drive, Shreveport, Louisiana, the following were present: Patrick Harrison, Kandi Moore, James T. Sims, Jackie Baker, Willie Walker, and Gary Procell. Carolyn C. Prator was unable to attend.
Ronald F. Lattier, Law Offices of Ronald F. Lattier; Marshall Jones, Jones & Odom, LLP; Robert Tomasek, LA Department of Transportation and Development; Susan Douglas, LA Department of Transportation and Development; Sam Brimer, Forester; and Penny Adams, Assistant Executive Director were also present. Ali M. Mustapha, Executive Director was unable to attend.
The meeting was opened with a prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance.
President Harrison asked for any comments from the public regarding agenda items or other issues. There were no public comments.
President Harrison stated that the minutes from the February 10, 2022, meeting had been emailed for review and asked for a motion to approve. Mrs. Moore made a motion, with a second by Mr. Sims, to approve the minutes from the February 2022 meeting. The motion unanimously passed.
Mrs. Moore discussed the monthly financial reports. She reported that operating expenses and revenues for February remain consistent with monthly averages for this time of year.
The Board reviewed payments and invoices for the month of February 2022 and subsequent bills for the month of January 2022. Mr. Procell made a motion, with a second by Mrs. Moore, to ratify payment of the invoices for the month of February 2022 and subsequent bills for the month of January 2022. The motion unanimously passed.
Marshall Jones reported that commodity price of crude oil and natural gas are expected to continue to rise due to supply and demand.
There was no President Report.
There was no Executive Director Report.
There was no Legal Counsel Report.
Sam Brimer, Forester, reported that maintenance is complete on all equipment and chemical applications (Spraying Levee Crowns….) are underway to prepare for the upcoming cutting season. Mr. Brimer also reported that the timber market prices remain low at this time.
There was no Engineer’s Report.
There was no Personnel Committee Report.
There was no Legal Committee Report.
There was no Equipment Committee Report.
There was no Recreation Committee Report.
With no further business to be brought before the Board, Mr. Sims made a motion to adjourn, with a second by Mr. Baker. The motion unanimously passed, and the meeting was adjourned.
President Executive Director
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