On the Oct. 19 ballot

Polls open Saturday at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. The races and propositions for the Baton Rouge and Acadiana areas are listed below. A runoff election, if needed, is Nov. 16.

D = Democrat

R = Republican

L = Libertarian

G = Green

O = Other party

N = No party listed

MULTI-PARISH RACES

U.S. Representative

DISTRICT 5

(covers 24 parishes from north Louisiana to West Feliciana and parts of East Feliciana, St. Helena, St. Landry and Tangipahoa parishes.)

Eliot S. Barron, G-New Orleans

Tom Gibbs, O-Fairbanks

Henry Herford Jr., L-Delhi

Clyde C. Holloway, R-Forest Hill

Marcus Hunter, D-Monroe

Robert Johnson, D-Marksville

James “Jamie” Mayo, D-Monroe

Vance M. McAllister, R-Monroe

Jay Morris, R-Monroe

Neil Riser, R-Columbia

Weldon Russell, D-Amite

Phillip “Blake” Weatherly, R-Calhoun

Peter Williams, O-Lettsworth

S.B.A. Zaitoon, L-Baton Rouge

21st Judicial District Judge

DIVISION G

(Livingston, Tangipahoa and St. Helena)

Lila Hogan, D-Hammond

Jeffery T. Oglesbee, R-Hammond

Vanessa Williams, D-Amite

ACADIA PARISH

Second Ward Gravity Drainage District No. 2

To renew a 10-year, 8.89-mill property tax generating $82,800 a year.

Bayou Plaquemine and Wikoff Drainage District

To renew a 10-year, 5.12-mill property tax generating $99,840 a year.

Rayne proposition

To renew a 10-year, 5-mill property tax generating $150,000 a year.

EAST BATON ROUGE PARISH

Justice of the peace

WARD 3, DISTRICT 3

Kenesha Antoine, D

Jerry Arbour, R

Mariano Hinojosa, R

Steve Myers, R

Mark G. Simmons, D

Larry Spencer, R

Brownsfield Fire Protection District 3 Proposition No. 1

To levy a 10-year, 10-mill property tax generating $210,400 a year.

Brownsfield Fire Protection District 3 Proposition No. 2

To renew a 10-year, 10-mill property tax generating $210,400 a year.

Central Fire Protection District No. 4

To renew a 10-year, 10-mill property tax generating $1.3 million a year.

Parishwide Emergency Medical Services

To renew a 10-year, 3.13-mill property tax generating $11 million a year.

Parishwide Law Enforcement District

To renew a 10-year, 6.9-mill property tax generating $24.6 million a year.

South Burbank Crime Prevention and Development District

To levy for four years a $100 annual parcel fee and $25 annual condomium unit fee generating $192,855 a year.

EAST FELICIANA PARISH

Justice of the peace

DISTRICT 4

Joyce A. Kent, D

John H. Shropshire, D

IBERIA PARISH

Jeanerette mayor

Aprill F. Foulcard, D

Kenneth J. Kern, R

Jeanerette aldermen

AT LARGE

Leo Lee, D

Christia “Tia” Simmons, N

WARD 3

G. “Butch” Bourgeois, R

Willie “Poochie” Ward, D

New Iberia tax proposition

To levy a 20-year, 4-mill property tax generating $770,000 a year to pay the city’s debt service.

Parishwide School Facilities, Technology & Security Initiatives

To authorize the school district to incur debt and issue 20-year bonds not exceeding $50 million, to be repaid with property taxes, to improve buildings and acquire technology and security equipment.

LAFAYETTE PARISH

Youngsville Proposition

To levy a 4 percent occupancy tax on hotel rooms for a multipurpose community center, economic development and tourism.

LIVINGSTON PARISH

Fire Protection District No. 4

To renew a 20-year, 10-mill property tax generating $1.7 million a year.

Parishwide Mosquito Abatement District

To levy a 10-year, 3-mill property tax generating $1.3 million a year.

ST. HELENA PARISH

Fire Protection District No. 3

To renew a 10-year, 5-mill property tax generating $66,000 a year.

ST. JAMES PARISH

Justice of the peace

DISTRICT 6

Trinette M. Jasmin, D

Sylvia “Sue” Williams

ST. LANDRY PARISH

School Board

DISTRICT 3

Milton “Coach” Ambres, D

Faltery A. Jolivette, O

DISTRICT 6

Donnie Perron, D

Bambi Polotzola, D

Krotz Springs alderman

DISTRICT E

Keith Ardoin, D

John Craig Burghdoff, N

Road District No. 1

To levy a 2 percent sales tax in the rural areas, generating $7.7 million a year for roads, bridges and related drainage.

ST. MARY PARISH

Baldwin alderman

(1 to be elected)

Herbert Bell, D

Mike J. Caesar Sr., D

Clarence Colbert Sr., D

Margaret C. “Faye” Coleman, D

Fifth Ward Special School District No. 1

Authority to incur debt and issue 20-year bonds not exceeding $21 million, repayable from property taxes, for school construction and renovation.

Gravity Sub-Drainage District No. 1 of the Gravity Drainage District No. 2

To renew a 10-year, 9.95-mill property tax generating $456,000 a year.

Recreation District No. 1

To renew a 10-year, 3-mill property tax generating $387,400 a year.

Wax Lake East Drainage District

To renew a 10-year, 3.2-mill property tax generating $365,000 a year.

TANGIPAHOA PARISH

Tickfaw Council

(1 to be elected)

Donald Cimino, R

Joseph Michael Fedele, D

Parishwide library tax

To renew a 10-year, 2.81-mill property tax generating $1.4 million a year.

Parishwide Proposition

To levy a 30-year, one-half cent sales tax generating $8.67 million a year to renovate and enlarge the parish jail, or replace it if that’s more cost effective. Any surplus will be allocated as follows: 50 percent to the Sheriff’s Office for law enforcement and 50 percent for parish courthouse and criminal justice expenses.

WEST FELICIANA PARISH

Parish president

Kevin Couhig, R

John Kean, D

Tom McVea, R

Lea Reid Williams, N

Parishwide Communications District

To renew a 5-year, 2-mill property tax generating $546,000 a year for the enhanced 911 telephone and dispatch systems.