PROCEEDINGS OF SPECIAL-CALLED MEETING

OF NATCHITOCHES PARISH SCHOOL BOARD

HELD ON NOVEMBER 7, 2002

                                                                                                                                         

A special-called meeting of the Natchitoches Parish School Board was held on Thursday, November 7, 2002, at 5:00 p.m. in the Board Room of the Natchitoches Parish School Board Office, 310 Royal Street, Natchitoches, Louisiana, and, upon roll call, the following members and Elwanda Murphy, Secretary-Treasurer, were present:  Cecil Walker, Carroll Daniels, Dorothy Wilkerson, Ralph Wilson, Bobby R. Thomas, Julia Hildebrand, Millard J. Bienvenu, Joella Wilson, and Gladys Revels.   Absent: Russell E. Danzy and Emile Metoyer.

 

The meeting was called to order by President Wilson, followed by an invocation by Mrs. Wilson and Pledge of Allegiance by Dr. Bienvenu.

 

On motion of Mr. Thomas, seconded by Mr. Walker, and with unanimous voice vote, the Board hereby approved a resolution making application to the State Bond Commission for consent and authority to issue, sell and deliver not exceeding $5,500,000 of General Obligation School Refunding Bonds, of Consolidated School District No. 7 of the Parish of Natchitoches, State of Louisiana, all in the manner provided for by Chapter 14-A of Title 39 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950, as amended; providing for the appointment and employment of bond counsel and underwriter; and other constitutional and statutory authority supplemental thereto and providing for other matters in connection therewith. 

 

On motion of Mr. Walker, seconded by Mrs. Hildebrand, and unanimously carried, the Board approved  a resolution amending and supplementing a resolution adopted on August 8, 2002, by the Parish School Board of Natchitoches, State of Louisiana, authorizing the issuance of not exceeding Three Million Dollars ($3,000.000) of Certificates of Indebtedness, Series 2002, so as to extend the maturity of  the Certificates from ten years to fifteen years: and providing for other matters with respect to the foregoing.

 

On motion of Mr. Thomas, the Board adjourned.

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ELWANDA MURPHY, SECRETARY-TREASURER

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RALPH  D. WILSON,   PRESIDENT