To download a copy of the resolution adopted by the Vernon Parish Police Jury urging Congress and the Administration to support a balanced, bi-partisan approach to solving the Federal Government’s budgetary issues so that the negative effects of sequestration will not take place, please click here: Sequestration Resolution
FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION, AND TO DOWNLOAD DOCUMENTS, RELATED TO THE POSSIBLE FORCE REDUCTION AT FORT POLK AND HOW IT MAY AFFECT VERNON PARISH AND THE STATE OF LOUISIANA, PLEASE CLICK HERE.
The 2011 Vernon Parish Comprehensive Plan, Implementation Plan, and Community Profile can be viewed by accessing the Vernon Parish Comprehensive Plan tab.
Interested in seeing the scenarios discussed at the April 2011 public meetings? Visit our Vernon Parish Comprehensive Plan tab to see specific information reviewed at each meeting. Mark your calendars now for the June 21 parishwide open house, where the full draft plan will be shared for input.
The Plan Vernon Parish Visioning Meetings in December 2010 offered a chance for residents and business owners to put their ideas and concerns directly onto maps, to show what they’d like to see happen in Vernon Parish in coming years. To review the materials presented and find out how participants felt about major questions, please check the Vernon Parish Comprehensive Plan tab on this site.
Look for our Round 1 meeting slides and visioning results on the Vernon Parish Comprehensive Plan tab.
The Comprehensive Plan is a blueprint to shape Vernon Parish’s growth for the next 20 years and to protect the parish’s excellent quality of life by guiding parish staff in making decisions about land use, transportation, housing, the environment, cultural/heritage resources, economic development and infrastructure. For more, see the Comprehensive Plan (Vernon Parish) tab.