Parish President Rick Nowlin was informed on Wednesday that Mr. Bobby Hughes, who was confirmed as the Parish’s new Director of Public Works at the June 18, 2018, Parish Council meeting, has decided not to accept the position. Mr. Hughes cited personal reasons for his decision and expressed regret to the Parish for not being able to accept the job.
The Parish will renew the search for a new permanent Director. Mr. Earl Townsend will continue in his role as the Interim Public Works Director. President Nowlin requests cooperation and patience from residents as the administration seeks the candidate most qualified to serve the Parish’s needs.
Residents may contact the Parish Government offices at 352-2714 with any questions about the ongoing search for a Public Works Director.