Crime district proposals in EBR pass; Zachary approves school system tax

All propositions on the East Baton Rouge ballot passed:

•Residents of Melrose East approved to levy a 10-year annual parcel fee of up to $200 for residential property and $500 for commercial property to increase the presence of law enforcement in the neighborhood.

•Residents in Mayfair Park, Mayfair Park East and Mayfair Heights approved a proposed 5-year annual parcel fee of $144 to increase police presence in their neighborhoods.

•Zachary residents approved a 10-year, 38.2-mill property tax to support the Zachary Community School System.