Gonzales Council to introduce budget measure for PACE Center manager

Gonzales Elected Officials


MONDAY, JANUARY 23, 2023, AT 5:30 P.M.,


  1. Call to Order.
  2. Invocation.
  3. Pledge of Allegiance.
  4. Roll Call.
  5. Presentation of Guest: (a) Open for Citizens of Gonzales, present. (b) Open for all other guest present.
  6. Minutes of a Public Hearing of the Mayor and City Council taken January 9, 2023.
  7. Minutes of a Regular Meeting of the Mayor and City Council taken January 9, 2023.
  8. Recognition of 2022’s Citizen of the Year.
  9. Introduction of an Ordinance to Adopt a Schedule of Fees for Public Records Requests.
  10. Introduction of an Ordinance to adopt City of Gonzales 2022-2023 Budget Amendment 03: An Ordinance Amending the Capital Outlay Budget, General Fund Budget, Utility Fund Budget, and Pace Center Fund Budget to allow for $234,400.00 to hire a Conference Center Manager, a Code Officer, and one employee for drainage and other matters.
  11. Consider approval of a Special Event Permit request of Catherine Matherne, of Ducks Unlimited, Inc., to hold their annual East Ascension Ducks Unlimited Gun Bash & Banquet on Friday, March 10, 2023, from 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm, at Cabela’s, 2200 W. Cabela’s Parkway. This will be a family friendly event with raffles, games, food and beverages, and live and silent auctions.
  12. Consider approval of a Special Event Permit request of Jeremy Tarver, on behalf of the Angelman Syndrome Foundation, for the use of the Amphitheater and the Jambalaya Park Spray Park, to have an ASF Walk on Saturday, May 20, 2023, from 6:00 am – 5:00 pm, to raise awareness and funds for Angelman Syndrome. The ASF Walk is approximately 1 mile and about 150 – 200 people are expected to participate.
  13. Accept the report and recommendation from a “Water Rate Study” as required by the LA Dept. of Health.
  14. Monthly Financial Report.
  15. Award contract for 2022 Road Rehabilitation Project, in the amount of $1,359,600.30, to R. J. Daigle & Sons Contractors, Inc.
  16. Engineering Report/Public Works Director Report.
  17. Adjournment.