City Council recognizes community member for cleaning up Natchitoches

The Natchitoches City Council recognized Harvey Polk at its Aug. 14 meeting. Polk is a resident of Natchitoches who is known for voluntarily picking up litter and keeping Natchitoches beautiful as he walks for exercise. He brings a bag and a grabber and collects litter as he walks with a smile on his face.



Amend Ordinance No. 64 Of 2001 By Changing  Zoning Classification Of Property Described As Follows: Lot 62 Feet Front East Side Washington St. East by Cane River Lake, North By Poleman, South by Brown  (911 Washington St.)

Amend Ordinance No. 64 Of 2001 By Changing Zoning Classification Of Property Described As Follows: Lot East Second St., North by Kaffie, South By Church. (129 St. Denis)


Adopt A Policy Regarding The Use Of Mobile Devices And To Amend And Reenact The Personnel Policies Manual Of The City Of Natchitoches To Amend A Section Entitled “Mobile Device Policy”, Providing For Advertising, Further Providing For Severability, And Further Providing For A Repealer And Effective Date Of Ordinance.

Amend Chapter 31 Of The Code Of Ordinances Of The City Of Natchitoches In Order To Allow For The Operation Of Ride Sharing Applications In Compliance With The Statutes And Regulations Of The State Of Louisiana And To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.

Amend The 2023-2024 Budget To Reflect Additional Revenues And Expenditures.

Designate Funds From The American Rescue Plan To Complete The Construction Of Certain Properties In The City Of Natchitoches That Are Essential To Public Health And Welfare And To Otherwise Provide With Respect Thereto.


Authorize A Franchise For The Operation Of HorselessCarriage Business Within The City Limits Of The City  Of  Natchitoches, In Favor Of Both, L.L.C.,  Confirming The Terms Of The Franchise, Conditions, And Considerations  For  Said  Franchise, And Authorizing The Mayor To Execute  The Said Franchise Agreement On Behalf Of The City.

Approve The Terms And Form Of A Lease Agreement Between The City Of Natchitoches, State Of Louisiana And KTBS For The Installation Of A Video Camera Focused On The Downtown Riverbank Stage For Weather Events And Festival Coverage.


Designate Friday, September 1, 2023 As An Official Holiday For The Employees Of The City Of Natchitoches For The Year 2023.

Designate Mayor Ronnie Williams Jr. As The Official Project Representative For The Lead Service Line Replacement Loan Through The Louisiana Department Of Health (LDH), Office Of Public Health (OPH), Agency For The Drinking Water State Revolving Fund (DWRLF)

Approve A Temporary Site License With NewCingular Wireless PCS And Authorizing The Mayor Of The City Of Natchitoches, Ronnie Williams, Jr., To Execute Same On Behalf Of The City Of Natchitoches, Louisiana


The next scheduled City Council meeting will be Monday, August 28, 2023.