Mayor-President & Council District
The Baton Rouge North Economic Development District, referred to in this Section as the “district”, is hereby created in the parish of East Baton Rouge. The district shall be a political subdivision of the state created for the purpose of developing the area included within the district in order to provide for substantial economic activity and employment opportunities.
The Mayor has 1 appointment and 1 appointment is made by the council members in the District (Banks-Daniel, Green, Collins-Lewis, Cole and Wicker). The Mayor and the group of Council members make the appointment directly and no formal Metro Council action is required.
LA R.S. 33:2740.67