Louisiana Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

Louisiana 2016 State, County and Local Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

LocationTypeModeDescriptionAnticipated Revenue GeneratedResultDate% Yes% NoSource 
StatewideOtherTransportationAmendment 5, the Louisiana Transportation Fund and Revenue Allocation: Would establish a trust fund to deposit recurring revenue from mineral and corporate taxes. Once the balance of the fund reaches $5 billion, use would be restricted to only 10 percent of the fund for use on construction projects and transportation infrastructure. Thirty percent of recurring mineral revenues would be used to pay state employee retirement debt.-APPROVED11/853.646.4Read More
BentonProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 4.96 mills property tax for 10 years to maintain local streets.$48,000 annuallyAPPROVED11/86337Read More
Bossier ParishProperty TaxRoads and BridgesRenewal of a 1.99 mills property tax for 10 years to build, construct, repair and maintain local roads and bridges.$1,947,000APPROVED11/864.0435.96Read More
Natchitoches City and ParishSales TaxRoadsSales Tax District No. 1 Proposition: Proposal to collect a 0.5 percent local sales tax for 10 years to fund the construction, improvement and maintenance of local roads, bridges and drainage systems.$3,250,000 annuallyFAILED11/839.9760.03Read More
Natchitoches ParishSales TaxRoadsSales Tax District No. 2 Proposition: Proposal to collect a 0.75 percent sales tax for 10 years (excluding the city of Natchitoches and the town of Campti) to fund the construction, improvement, and maintenance of public roads and bridges.$1,500,000 annuallyFAILED11/833.9966.01Read More
St. Helena ParishProperty TaxRoadsRoad District No. 1 Proposition 1: Request for an 8 mills property tax for a period of 10 years to construct, improve, maintain, and keep in repair local public roads, bridges and highways.$128,000 annuallyFAILED11/840.6359.38Read More
St. Helena ParishProperty TaxRoadsRoad District No. 1 Proposition No. 2: Renewal of a 10 mills property tax for another ten years to maintain and keep in repair public roads, highways and bridges.$155,000 annuallyFAILED11/834.9965.01Read More
St. Helena ParishProperty TaxRoadsRoad District Number 4 Proposition: Renewal of a 10 mills property tax for 10 years to maintain and keep in repair public roads, highways and bridges.$122,500 annuallyFAILED11/85050Read More
St. Helena ParishProperty TaxRoadsRoad District Number 5 Proposition 1: Request for a 5.12 mills property tax (an increase by 0.12 mills from the previous tax) for 10 years to rebuild, build, resurface, maintain, and keep in repair all public roads, highways and bridges.$31,130 annuallyAPPROVED11/855.9244.08Read More
St. Helena ParishProperty TaxRoadsRoad District Number 5 Proposition 2: Request for a 7.17 mills property tax (an increase by 0.17 mills from the previous tax) for 10 years to maintain and keep in repair public roads, highways and bridges.$43,594 annuallyAPPROVED11/853.5346.47Read More
Tangipahoa ParishSales TaxRoads and BridgesParishwide Proposition: 1 percent sales tax increase for four years, with 75 percent of the revenue set aside for the Parish Road and Bridge Fund.$15,487,500 for the road and bridge fund in the first yearAPPROVED11/857.8442.16Read More
Tangipahoa ParishProperty Tax/ BondRoadsRoad District No. 101 Proposition: 3 mills property tax increase for one year to fund a bond for the purpose of opening, constructing and improving district public roads, highways and bridges.$401,800APPROVED11/865.9634.04Read More
Tangipahoa ParishProperty Tax/ BondRoadsSub-Road District No. 1 of Road District No. 101 Proposition: Three mills property tax increase for one year to fund a bond for the purpose of opening, constructing and improving district public roads, highways and bridges.$382,900APPROVED11/865.9634.04Read More
Village of TickfawSales TaxRoadsVillage of Tickfaw Proposition: Measure to increase the local sales tax by 1 percent, continuing in perpetuity, with half of the proceeds used for the purpose of constructing, improving and maintaining streets and drainage facilities in the Village, including the overlaying of streets.$41,700 for roadsAPPROVED11/869.1730.83Read More
VivianProperty TaxRoadsRenewal of a 2.79 mills property tax for 10 years to improve and maintain streets.$38,000 annuallyAPPROVED11/856.4943.51Read More