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Project Name: Lockport to Larose Valentine Return Levee

Budget Value: $1,262,155.00

Project Area: Lockport-to-Larose

Description: The Lockport to Larose Valentine Return Levee Project is creating a return levee from Bayou L’Bleu to Hwy. 1 which will intersect at the 5 foot contour line along Bayou Lafourche.  This return levee will eventually intersect with the Lockport to Larose Hurricane Protection Levee providing additional controls within the system.

Project Name: Lockport to Larose West Side Reach C4 & C5 Levee

Budget Value: $3,204,792.00

Project Area: Lockport-to-Larose

Description: The Lockport to Larose Hurricane Protection project will stabilize flood protection by re-sectioning a levee along the 40 Arpent line allowing an increase in the overall height of protection to a +7.5’ elevation.  This project will also widen the internal drainage canal, increasing the overall drainage storage capacity for the area.

Project Name: Lockport to Larose West Side, Reach D1 Levee

Budget Value: $2,958,270.00

Project Area: Lockport-to-Larose

Description: This hurricane protection project will stabilize flood protection by re-sectioning a levee along the 40 Arpent line from the Edgar Guidry Pump Station to the Arceneaux Pump Station allowing an increase in the overall height of protection to a +7.5’ elevation.  This project will also widen the internal drainage canal increasing the overall drainage storage capacity for the area.

Project Name: Des Allemands FDA Levee

Budget Value: $2,337,188.00

Project Area: Gheens

Description: These improvements will re-cap and re-shape the remaining ring levee system, finish the sheet pile installation along the Bayou Des Allemands, clear and widen an internal drainage channel, and install and upgrade culverts.

Project Name: TLBB EL No. 2 Coastal to Twin Oaks Phase 1

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Project Name: 40 Arpent and 80 Arpent Canal Maintenance Dredging

Budget Value: $4,000,000.000

Project Area: Lake Bouef Watershed

Description: This project includes clearing the 40 & 80 Arpent Canals and adjacent rights of ways of obstructions and vegetation from near the Laurel Valley Road to Raceland.  The canals would then require maintenance dredging.

Project Name: East Theriot Canal ROW Maintenance Dredging

Budget Value: $185,000.000

Project Area: Lake Bouef Watershed

Description: This project includes clearing the Theriot Canal and adjacent rights of ways of obstructions and vegetation from Bayou Lafourche to near Lake Bouef.  The canal would then require maintenance dredging.

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Project Name: Sam Foret Canal ROW Maintenance Dredging

Budget Value: $25,000.000

Project Area: Lake Bouef Watershed

Description: This project includes clearing the Sam Foret Canal and adjacent rights of ways of obstructions and vegetation from 40 Arpent Canal to near Lake Bouef.  The canal would then require maintenance dredging.

Project Name: Cyprien Channel Improvements

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Project Name: Jessie Dufrene Levee Improvements

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