GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - A local businessman has been appointed to fill the seat vacated by Gonzales City Councilman Gary Lacombe. Lacombe who was facing a recall election resigned in November.
Gov. Bobby Jindal appointed David Guitreau in the interim position Wednesday. A special election will be held on March 28 to fill the position permanently.
Guitreaux is the owner of Guitreau General Contractors with nearly 40 years of experience in the construction industry.