Agenda Item
Docket No. 17-1035
Advisory opinion request as to whether officers of the Goodwood Homesites Civic Association may also serve as Commissioners of the Goodwood Homesites Crime Prevention and Neighborhood Improvement District.
The Goodwood Homesites Civic Association (GH Civic Association) is a non-profit organization chartered by the state of Louisiana to promote neighborhood improvement while promoting neighborhood safety and deterring crime. GH Civic Association is a membership organization of neighborhood residents who pay $25.00 annually. The Goodwood Homesites Crime Prevention and Neighborhood Improvement District (GHCPNID) is a quasi-governmental public body established by the Louisiana Legislature in 2015 to deter crime and promote neighborhood beautification. All residents of the neighborhood who are parcel owners are required to pay a mandatory levy as part of annual property tax payments.
Adopt the proposed advisory opinion.
Assigned Attorney: Jennifer Land
2017-1035 Draft Advisory Opinion
2017-1035 AOR