ELECTION RESULTS: May 4 Election Day in Louisiana

Election day in 27 parishes across La., proposed mosquito abatement failed with 67% majority voters

(WAFB) - Saturday, May 4 is Election Day in 27 parishes across Louisiana. There are both parish-wide and/or limited jurisdiction propositions in 25 parishes and a candidate race in Iberville Parish.

The 25 parishes with parish-wide and/or limited jurisdiction propositions are:

  • Acadia
  • Allen
  • Beauregard
  • Bossier
  • Caddo
  • Calcasieu
  • East Baton Rouge
  • Iberia
  • Jackson
  • Jefferson
  • Lafayette
  • Lafourche
  • Livingston
  • Natchitoches
  • Orleans
  • Rapides
  • St. James
  • St. Landry
  • St. Martin
  • Tangipahoa
  • Vermilion
  • Vernon
  • Washington
  • Webster
  • West Feliciana

ELECTION DAY REMINDERS

  • Polls open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Anyone in line at 8 p.m. will be allowed to vote.
  • Voters can find their polling location and sample ballot by downloading the GeauxVote Mobile app for smartphones or by visiting www.GeauxVote.com
  • Voters can also sign up for text alerts via GeauxVote Mobile
  • Voters should bring an ID with them to vote (Louisiana driver’s license, Louisiana Special ID card, a generally recognized picture identification card with name and signature, such as a passport or a digital license via LA Wallet). Voters without an ID will be required to fill out an affidavit, but will be allowed to vote.

Some issues of note in Saturday’s election include three Iberville Parish council member seats, as well as elections for school district bonds and law enforcement millage taxes in West Feliciana Parish.

In Livingston Parish, voters will determine whether mosquito abatement will return to the parish.

For questions about where to vote, or any other election-related issues, call the Secretary of State’s Elections Division at 800-883-2805 or email elections@sos.la.gov.

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