Ascension Parish officials grappling with clean water, drainage issues tied to development

The Department of Health, Office of Public Health, was first authorized to assess Safe Drinking Water Fees by Act 125 of the First Extraordinary Session of the 2000 Louisiana Legislature and St. Charles Parish Waterworks began billing this fee in July 2000.

West Ascension Parish drainage officials will ask voters next month to approve extending the life of a long-standing property tax and pay for the planned cleanup of a blocked bayou that keeps.

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Upcoming Projects. Bayou Grand. Beginning February 1, 2016, Ascension Wastewater Treatment will be upgrading and repairing I&I (Infiltration and Inflow) of excess water during major rain events in Bayou Grand Subdivision.

Delaware is a coastal state. Most of the land in Delaware is flat and close to sea-level. Our underlying water table is generally high. As a result, drainage and the management of stormwater are important considerations in land use planning, construction, and agriculture.

Phone: 225-450-1200 Ron Savoy, Assistant Drainage Director & Operations Manager. Drainage Management includes waterway maintenance, (including bridge obstructions) digging of ditches on and off Road , excavation work , burying large animals, Blowing out of Culverts and driveway related items, removal of trees from ditches/canals, off road bridges, flooding and pumping related items.

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Drainage maintenance crews are prioritizing areas of the parish that experienced standing water from the June 6 wind and rain event. maintenance crews will begin cleaning curbs and gutters around storm drains with the large vacuum truck. Read on.

LIVINGSTON – Parish councilmen refused again Thursday to accept the Parish President’s recommended consultant to compile a plan for future growth. Councilman Cindy Wale’s motion to hire Winston.

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DESIGN MANUAL STORM WATER DRAINAGE AND DETENTION TERREBONNE PARISH, LOUISIANA I. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY A. Purpose: The purpose of this manual is to provide a consistent policy direction for physical improvements necessary for storm water management. Proper provisions for drainage are required to minimize the risk of flooding to homes and