Parish Council to hold special called meeting tonight via teleconference

In accordance with Executive Order JBE 2020-30, issued by Governor John Bel Edwards on March 16, 2020, this notice shall serve as a certification of the Natchitoches Parish Planning Commission’s inability to otherwise operate in accordance with Louisiana Open Meetings Law due to a lack of a quorum as a result of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and the measures put in place to protect the health and safety of the public.

Considering the foregoing, and in accordance with Section 4 of Executive Order JBE 2020-30, a special called meeting of the Natchitoches Parish Council will be held via teleconference on Wednesday, April 8 at 3 p.m. in a manner that allows for observation and input by members of the public.

Anyone wishing to participate and offer comments in the meeting should call in by dialing (425) 436-6302 and when prompted enter the PIN 780273.

Additionally, the public may email comments on the agenda item prior to the meeting. Comments should be emailed to no later than 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8. All comments received prior to the meeting shall be read aloud during that time when the corresponding agenda items are considered by the Commission.



Council to consider the approval of Natchitoches Parish Regional Hospital request for a bond application and the supporting NPHSD bond resolution.

UPDATE: Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 3:36pm

The NRMC needed a resolution to apply for COVID19 Federal Funds for the Hospital. This meeting was required to approve the required resolution to the Bond Commission and then to the Feds

At the bottom of the NPJ Article. You will find the Resolution. It was not provided at the time of the press release, but was sent to the NPJ just now.