Town Departments:


Town Clerk:     Johnnie Baker- johnnieb@centurytel.net

Assistant Clerk:   Cheryl Futch- cherylfutch@centurytel.net


Police Dept.:          Chief of Police: Mark Dodd-markdodd@centurytel.net


Fire Chief:                Kenneth Franklin


Public Works:           Jimmy Caldwell-Superintendent

                                     Stacy Caldwell-Assistant


Parks & Recreation: George Herring-Supervisor


Ambulance Services:   Union Parish utilizes Pafford MS

                                         Dial 911 for emergency services

                                         For non-emergency dial (318) 368-7033

Erik Redd

Wes Franklin

Casey Towns

Chad Towns

Tanechia Riley

Abe Stanley

Brandon Towns

Travis Pilgreen

Mike Starr

Chief of Police


Mark Dodd

300 Joe Brown Rd.

Marion, LA 71260



Marion Fire Department


Marion Fire Chief: Kenneth Franklin


MFD Members:

Jimmy Caldwell

Stacy Caldwell

Bryan Strother

Nap Riley

Don Charles

Roger Reeves

Mike Brantley

Michael Gilliam

Jeffrey Kirkland

P.O. Box 511

Marion, LA 71260


Ralph Holley

234 Crow St.

Marion, LA 71260

Address:

572 Main St.

Marion, LA 71260

(318) 292-4715


Mayor Kenneth Franklin

Governing Periods: Served the town as Mayor from 1987 until 1990. He was elected again in 1995 and is still serving as Mayor today!

 

Marion City Council: The Honorable-

 

Bobbie Wayne

188 Kennedy St.

Marion, LA 71260



Bubba Hoggatt

P.O. Box 350

Marion, LA 71260



Lindsey Redd

783 Main St.

Marion, LA 71260


Town of marion elected officials

Town of Marion

REGULAR BUSINESS MEETING

     April 10, 2018


The Town of Marion’s Board of Alderman met Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Marion Fire Station for the regular business meeting.  Members present included:  Mayor Kenneth Franklin, Aldermen Ralph Holley, Bubba Hoggatt, Jeffrey Kirkland, and Johnny B. Gilliam, and Alderwoman Lindsey Redd.  Guests included Clerk Johnnie Baker, Assistant Clerk Cheryl Futch, Water Superintendent Jimmy Caldwell, Assistant Water Superintendent Stacy Caldwell, and Police Chief Mark Dodd.  Mayor Franklin called the meeting to order and Alderman Gilliam gave the invocation.  Mayor Franklin then led the pledge of allegiance and welcomed the guests.


On motion by Alderman Gilliam, second by Alderman Hoggatt to adopt the minutes from the March regular business meeting.   Motion carried.

On motion by Alderwoman Redd, second by Alderman Holley to approve the financial reports.  Motion carried.

The council was reminded of the 2018 Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet that will be held on April 26th. 

The Town of Marion was awarded $897,700.00 from the Louisiana Community Development Block Grant.  The funds will be used to make improvements to the water tanks and bring the Town into compliance with state regulations concerning by products.

Mayor Franklin opened the floor for public comments in regards to the 2018 Milliage Rate.  There being no comments Mayor Franklin closed the comment period.


On motion by Alderman Hoggatt, second by Alderman Kirkland to adopt the 2018 Millage Rate and Resolution 2018-04.  A roll call vote was taken with the following result:


                                    Yays:               Holley, Kirkland, Hoggatt, Gilliam, Redd

                                    Nays:               None

                                    Abstain:          None

                                    Absent:           None

A full copy of the resolution is on file at the Marion Town Hall.


On motion by Alderman Holley, second by Alderman Gilliam to adopt resolution 2018-02 for the Municipal Water Pollution Prevention Environmental Audit Report for June 2016 through December 2016.  Motion carried.

On motion by Alderwoman Redd, second by Alderman Kirkland to adopt resolution 2018-03 for the Municipal Water Pollution Prevention Environmental Audit Report for Calendar year 2017.  Motion carried.

On motion by Alderman Hoggatt, second by Alderman Holley to pay bills.  Motion carried.

 On motion by Alderman Gilliam, second by Alderwoman Redd to adjourn.  Motion carried.  

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