DeSoto Parish Police Jury Votes to Abolish Communications (E-911) Board

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A special meeting was called on January 29, with all DeSoto Parish Police Jurors in attendance with the exception of Richard Fuller, District 4-A.

The session began with the Jury considering the adoption of Ordinance No. 4 of 2019, which designated the Jury as the governing authority of DeSoto Parish. The document stated as the governing authority that the jury would abolish the Board of Commissioners of the DeSoto Parish’s Communications District, or E-911. The Jury would assume all of the powers and duties of the Board.

The Fire Chiefs (Rusty Canton-Fire District 1; Noel Tucker-Fire District 2; David Jenkins-Fire District 3; Todd Kreamer-Fire District 5 and Bill DeLoach –Fire District 8) of DeSoto Parish drafted and submitted the following letter to the Jury, with all five signing the correspondence.

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