City Council enlarges Historic District to include areas along Texas Street, Breda Avenue

The Natchitoches City Council held a brief meeting on Feb. 27. Agenda items included the purchase of a new, secondary water fountain in Cane River Lake, which will float in the water near the riverbank stage. Other business included the enlargement of the Historic District boundaries to include areas along Texas Street and Breda Avenue.



Ordinance Approving The Acquisition Of A Water Fountain For Placement In Cane River Lake, And Further Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana, To Enter Into A Cooperative Agreement With The Cane River Waterway District Related To The Acquisition Of The Water Fountain, And To Execute Any And All Other Related Documents That Might Be Necessary And Proper, To Provide For Advertising, And A Savings Clause

Ordinance Approving A Memorandum Of Cooperative Endeavor Between The City Of Natchitoches, The Red River Waterway Commission And The Natchitoches Convention & Visitors Bureau To Promote The Use Of The Red River For The 2023 Mr. Crappie Invitational Qualifier

Ordinance Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches To Award The Bid For A Bucket Truck (Used) For The City Of Natchitoches Utility Department (Bid No.  0656)

Ordinance To Amend Section 16.1-1 Of The Code Of Ordinance Of The City Of Natchitoches, To Provide For An Enlarged “Local Natchitoches Historic District”, Which Section Is Located In Chapter 16.1 Of The Code Of Ordinances, Entitled Historic District, Providing For Advertising, Further Providing For Severability, And Further Providing For A Repealer And Effective Date Of Ordinance.

Ordinance Of The Natchitoches City Council Creating An Economic Development District Within The City Of Natchitoches To Be Named The “Natchitoches Economic Development District F, State Of Louisiana” (The “District”); Defining The Boundaries Thereof From Which Certain Area Local And Potentially State Sales And Use Tax Increments Will Be Determined And Used To Finance Economic Development Projects Within The District, All As Authorized By Part II Of Chapter 27 Of Title 33 Of The Louisiana Revised Statutes Of 1950, As Amended (The “Act”); And Providing For Other Matters In Connection With The Foregoing.


Ordinance Amending Ordinance No. 059 Of 2011 Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana, To Repeal The Descriptions And Designations Of Existing City Of Natchitoches City Council Districts, Establish New City Of Natchitoches City Council Districts, Describe The Boundaries Of Each New District And Otherwise Provide For An Effective Date Of The Ordinance.


The next scheduled City Council meeting will be March 13, 2023.