Candidates from all over the city are making their bids for City Council seats and even the Mayoral seat. Who is going to be that person who will be representing you? I want to commend all of the candidates for actually being a part of what is going on. Thanks for acknowledging a change is needed, and for being that voice of change.

So tomorrow is the day. The polls will be open, and you have the chance to make sure your voice is heard. I ask you all to get out there and vote for who you feel is the right person for the job. Obviously, after the two hurricanes, many of our polling spots were damaged and we had to make accommodations to go elsewhere to vote. That is the same thing for tomorrow, as many of the locations have changed.

I want to make sure you are aware of the location changes so you don't miss your right and opportunity to vote.

  • Residents who usually vote at 901 Lakeshore Drive, 70601
    Chateau du Lac, 333 Mill St., Lake Charles, 70601
  • Residents who usually vote at the Pryce-Miller Recreation Center, 216 Albert St., Lake Charles, 70601
    Foreman-Reynaud YMCA, 215 Albert St., Lake Charles, 70601
  • Residents who usually vote at Lake Charles/Boston Academy, 1509 Enterprise Boulevard, Lake Charles, 70601
    St. Louis High School, 1620 Bank St., Lake Charles, 70601
    St. Margaret Catholic School, 2510 Enterprise Boulevard, Lake Charles, 70601
  • Residents who usually vote at the following location will be relocated to Vinton High School, 1603 Grace Ave., Vinton, 70668
    Shaw Park Recreation Building, 1615 Horridge St., Vinton, 70668.

Make sure you have all of this information and go to your correct voting spot. If you would like additional information, don't hesitate to go to geauxvote.com or call the Calcasieu Parish Clerk of Court at 337-437-3550. Good luck to all of the candidates. Here's to a new Lake Charles.

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