Posted: Sep 6, 2013 10:12 AM by Ian Auzenne
Governor Bobby Jindal has appointed a new St. Martinville city councilman.
Debra Landry has been named to fill the District 4 seat left vacant by the death of Ronald Charles. According to a document from the Secretary of State's Office, Jindal made the appointment on August 29. Secretary of State Tom Schedler issued Landry her commission for the position the same day.
St. Martinville's regular municipal elections will be held on April 5, 2014. No word on if a special election will be held between now and then to fill the seat.