JP council meets to discuss failure of millage renewals

Jefferson, La. - The Jefferson Parish council is holding a special meeting Thursday morning to discuss the failure of millage propositions for water and sewerage on the May 4, 2013 ballot.

The meeting started at 10am at the Yenni Building in Elmwood. The purpose is to learn the fiscal impact of three rejected millage renewals.

Councilman Chris Roberts questioned why Parish President John Young's administration didn't do more to reach voters on the millage renewals.

No vote will be taken during Thursday's special council meeting.

Watch FOX 8 News at noon for more information.