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A public hearing of the Vernon Parish Law Enforcement District will be held at its regular meeting place in the Office of the Sheriff, located at 203 South 3rd Street, Courthouse Annex Building in Leesville on Wednesday, August 15th at  9:00 a.m. to consider levying additional or increased millage rates without further voter approval or adopting the adjusted millage rates after reassessment and rolling forward to rates not to exceed the prior year's maximum.

The increased millage would change millage 7.90 back to 7.92, increasing taxes collected from $1,088,198.68 to an estimated $1,090,953.62, a difference of $2,754.94.

The increased millage would also change millage 12.34 back to 12.37, increasing taxes collected from $1,699,793.89 to an estimated $1,703,926.29, a difference of $4,132.40. Total millage for both would increase the law enforcement total millage from 20.24 back to 20.29, increasing total taxes collected from $2,787,992.57 to an estimated $2,794,879.91, a total difference of, for both millages, $6,887.34.

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