May 22, 2017 Film Commission Minutes
The meeting of the Ascension Parish Film Commission was called to order by Chairwoman, Tracy Browning. rnrnThe following Commission members were present:rnExecutive Director of the Ascension Parish Tourism Commission – Tracy BrowningrnrnThe following Commission members were absent:rnGonzales Representative – Neal BourquernPresident of the Ascension Economic Development Corporation – Kate MacArthurrnAscension Parish President Representative – Cynthia StaffordrnDonaldsonville Downtown Development District – Lee MelanconrnrnThe following were also present:rnDonaldsonville Representative-Richard ZeringuernrnChairwoman, Tracy Browning noted that there was not a quorum to hold a meeting however, a discussion took place.rnrnTracy discussed that at the last meeting the Mayors were asked to attend to review the film application. Since only one Mayor attended, Tracy will email the others and get their approval for the Film Commission to use the same application. rnrnChairman, Tracy Browning talked about the legislation and that Chris Stelly is still planning to attend our meeting for an update once the session is complete. rnrn Chairwoman, Tracy Browning reported that she requested to attend an Ascension Parish Finance Committee meeting on March 7, 2017 to report on the monthly $95.00 hosting and maintenance charge from dezinsINTERACTIVE for the FilmAscension.com website. It was approved to be paid through Ascension Parish for another year.