WHAT’S ON SATURDAY’S BALLOT

The following races and propositions are on Saturday’s ballot in Acadiana, according to the Louisiana Secretary of State’s Office. Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m.

ACADIA PARISH

School District No. 7 of Second Ward proposition

To renew a 10-year, 2-mill property tax, generating an estimated $74,000 a year, to fund Basile High School’s Athletic Department.

Crowley Service Area Fire Protection District No. 11 proposition

To levy a 10-year, $100 parcel fee, generating an estimated $120,000 a year for fire service.

EVANGELINE PARISH

Ville Platte proposition

To renew a 10-year, 4-mill property tax, generating an estimated $142,000 a year, to operate police and fire departments.

Parishwide proposition

To renew a 10-year, 1.02-mill property tax, generating an estimated $238,000 a year, to provide services to the elderly.

School District No. 7 of Second Ward proposition

To renew a 10-year, 2-mill property tax, generating an estimated $74,000 a year, to fund Basile High School’s Athletic Department.

ST. MARTIN PARISH

Parishwide proposition No. 1

To issue 20-year general obligation bonds, not exceeding $40.3 million and repayable by property taxes, to buy and improve land for buildings and playgrounds and other school facilities.

Parishwide proposition No. 2

To renew a 1-cent sales tax, generating an estimated $6.6 million a year, and to rededicate the revenue to school district capital improvements, technology, security as well as salaries and benefits of school district employees.

ST. MARY PARISH

Hospital Service District No. 1 proposition

To renew a 10-year, 3.47-mill property tax, generating an estimated $590,000 a year, to maintain and operate hospital facilities.

VERMILION PARISH

7th Ward Gravity Drainage District No. 2 proposition

To renew a 10-year, 19.26-mill property tax, generating an estimated $700,000 a year, to improve and maintain drainage works.