Lambert (Dempsey), Clouatre, Cagnolatti go with Matassa; Joseph sits it out as Veto STANDS

On May 16 Ascension’s Council adopted momentous changes to parish development regulations; a three-feet cap on fill material on all development, parish-wide; and a requirement that buildings be constructed a foot higher than the current Base Flood Elevation, +1′.  President Kenny Matassa vetoed the ordinance which failed to garner the requisite eight votes (out of … Continue reading Lambert (Dempsey), Clouatre, Cagnolatti go with Matassa; Joseph sits it out as Veto STANDS