South Tangipahoa Parish Port Commission

Name South Tangipahoa Parish Port Commission
Contact Person Mr. Patrick J. DuFresne - Executive Director
Mailing Address 163 West Hickory Street
Ponchatoula, LA 70454
Phone Number 985-386-9309
Fax Number 985-386-9389
Board Email portmanchac@i-55.com
Website portmanchac.org
Legal Authority R.S. 34:1951
Year Created 1962
Organizational Placement South Tangipahoa Parish Port Commission
Purpose/Function Port Authority - A shallow draft port facility,Port Manchac, located in Manchac,Louisiana. Operation consists of transportation, storage,shipping of products,leasing of warehouses and docks.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 7
Number Currently Serving: 7
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 15
Estimated number in current year: 15
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 2
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency: South Tangipahoa Parish Port Commission
Other (explain)  Cash Reimbursements  State Agency: South Tangipahoa Parish Port Commission
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
Notes Port Authority- A shallow draft port facility, Port Manchac, located in Manchac, Louisiana. Operations consists of transportation, storage,shipping products, leasing of warehouses and docks. (BARGE-RAIL-TRUCK0

CREATED 1962 LEGAL AUTHORITY: R.S. 34;1951

Commission will amend its Budget for 2014 at their next meeting
on October 21, 2014 and also adopt a proposed Budget for year
2015 for a Public Hearing in December, 2014

The Budget Info pages 3, 4 and 5 will be submitted in January, 2015 for year ending December 31, 2014.

The two members appointed to replace vacancies were sworn in at the December 9, 2014 meeting. Mark Griggs and Michael Williams resigned from the Commission effective date 7/1/2014.

Please notify if there are any questions or further information is required. Thanks, Helen
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