The jury also give permission for President Terry Matthews to enter a cooperative endeavor agreement with the Ouachita Parish Police Jury for the overlay of the bridge over Bayou Bartholomew leading into Bartholomew Woods. Ouachita Parish will supply the machinery and the manpower for fixing the bridge and Morehouse Parish will pay for the materials. The parish lines runs directly in the middle of the bridge.
Don Costin's contact for manager of the Farmer's Market was renewed for another year, without any opposition and discussion was began on updating the ordinance books in Morehouse Parish.
As this is a costly and lengthy endeavor, permission was granted for Shasidee Phillips, jury secretary to investigate and find out the actual cost of updating the manuals. It was decided that the cost of the books would be split among the four entities of drainage, road, solid waste and the general fund, as there are ordinances concerning each of these to update.