Protecting People, Property and Our Way of Life
Project Name: West Choupic Storm Water Protection
Budget Value: $11,981,000.000
Project Area: Choupic
Description: The broadly defined project would include the completion of levees with gated culverts along Bayou Onion, Grand Bayou and other area canals to prevent storm water from entering the area. The project would also likely include a pump to remove rain water during high water events.
Project Name: Morganza to Gulf Lockport to Larose Reaches 1 and 4
Budget Value: TBD
Project Area: District Wide
Description: This project includes the preliminary development of the Morganza to the Gulf alignment from the GIWW to the Company Canal which is part of the currently authorized section of this project along with extending the levee system to tie in with additional levee systems to offer greater protection for the district.
Project Name: Lockport to Larose Reach B
Budget Value: $150,000
Project Area: Lockport-Larose
Description: This large project includes major maintenance and re-sectioning of the levees from the Claudet return levee to the Parr Pump Station (17,000 Feet). This entire levee section is in need of resectioning and requires additional elevation.
Project Name: Pump Station Study
Budget Value: $76,000
Project Area: Regional
Description: This project is intended to extend our influence into the proper operation of the pumps in our Parish to prevent possible damage to District levees and property inside a Forced Drainage Area (FDA) from over pumping.