Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter said she will present a new budget to the city council at the Sept. 11 city council meeting.
Some residents are responding to a signed and certified petition to recall Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter by calling for the recall of a long-time member of the city council.
West Baton Rouge Registrar of Voters, Stacy Ryan, hand delivered a certified petition with 1,387 verified signatures to the Governor’s office Monday afternoon to set a date for the recall of Port Allen mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter.
WBR Parish President Riley “PeeWee” Berthelot and parish parks and recreation director Anatole Vincent were on hand at the Addis Town Council Meeting Wednesday evening, September 4 to discuss with the council members an ordinance they believed would be less-than-beneficial to the town’s people.
Eighteenth Judicial Court Judge Alvin Batiste told attorneys for Port Allen Mayor Demetric “Deedy” Slaughter and city CFO Audrey McCain that the mayor, council and employees would have to come to some sort of compromise in order to move the city forward.