Downtown Development District

Authorized by



The DDD board of directors oversees a 10 mill property tax for downtown development. Metropolitan Council must concur in Mayor-President's appointments. Meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month @ 8 a.m.


La. R.S. 33:2740.8

Resolution 23435, adopted January 9, 1985; and Ordinance 7971, adopted September 11, 1985. Ordinance 7971. Mayoral appointments must be approved by Council.


3 Years

MemberTerm Expiration
Erin Monroe Wesley 1/23/2023
Eric Dexter 9/12/2023
Patrick Michaels 12/9/2023
David Jude Melville III9/12/2025
Scott Hensgens 9/12/2023
Prescott Bailey 9/12/2023
Melanie Montanaro 9/12/2023