City announces new Finance Director, will schedule meeting to confirm his position

The Natchitoches City Council was introduced to the new Finance Director for the City of Natchitoches at its meeting on Nov. 22. The introduction was held via a phone call as Steven Hickman was not able to attend in person.

Hickman has financing experience in real estate and is a former Instructor of Business at Northwestern State University. He is scheduled to start work on Dec. 13 and a special called meeting will be scheduled to confirm him as the new Finance Director before the Council’s next meeting on Dec. 13.


Miss Merry Christmas – Julia Ferrell

Christmas Belles – Amelia Broadway, Anna C. Coleman, Tinley Durr, Liliana Geier, Madison Raymond, Natalie Spillman

Award The Bid For Caustic Soda For The Water Treatment Plant (Bid No. 0642)

Award The Bid For Liquid Chlorine For The Water Treatment Plant (Bid No. 0621)

Award The Bid For Renovation Of The Texas And Pacific Railroad Depot (Bid No. 0627)

Amend Chapter 20 Of The Code Of Ordinances Of The City Of Natchitoches Relative To Establishing The Natchitoches Fairness, Equality, And Inclusion Program, And To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.

Furnish The Marshal Of The City Of Natchitoches, State Of Louisiana, With Suitable Office Facilities And Otherwise Providing With Respect Thereto.

Approve An Amendment To That Lease Entered Into With The United States Government For The Lease All Or A Portion Of The Property Located At 607 Trudeau Street/Depot Street And 720 Sixth Street

The next scheduled City Council meeting will be December 13, 2021.

The City of Natchitoches offices will be closed Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November 26, 2021 for the Thanksgiving Holidays.