Protecting People, Property and Our Way of Life

July 2014 NLLD E-Newsletter

By:  North Lafourche Levee District

July 22, 2014

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rotecting Our People, Our Property
and Our Way of Life
JULY  2014
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Upcoming Meetings

Wednesday, July 23
4:30 pm – NLLD Office
Finance & Priority Committee

5:00 pm – NLLD Office

Board of Commissioners

NLLD Seeks Applicants to Fill Board Vacancy

The North Lafourche Levee District is seeking applicants to fill one vacancy on its

Board of Commissioners.


Applicants must live in LA  House District 54, which includes central and south Lafourche and Grand Isle.

For details, contact State Rep. Truck Gisclair at 985-798-7707, 866-542-2780 or

 Deadline is July 25.

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2014 NLLD
Board of Commissioners
Cory Kief,
George W. Broussard, Sr.,
Kenney Matherne,

Timothy Allen


Louis Andolsek


Daniel Clement


Nolan Smith, Sr.



Dwayne Bourgeois,
Executive Director

Madonna Viguerie,
Administrative Assistant

About the NLLD 
The North Lafourche Conservation, Levee, and Drainage District (known as NLLD), was formed in 1992 to provide drainage and flood protection services for the northern portion of Lafourche Parish, including the entire parish north of the Intracoastal Canal.
The District includes over 250 miles of levees and drainage canals and over 40 pump stations.
The NLLD office is located at 627 Jackson Street,
Thibodaux, LA  70301.
Phone:  985-537-2244

Follow NLLD on UStream.TV and Get Email Alerts to Watch Meetings Live

You can watch meetings of the North Lafourche Levee District (NLLD) live on your own home or office computer through the NLLD channel on Ustream.TV.

But did you know that you can also follow us on and receive email notifications when we go live with our meetings?

To receive the email alerts, visit

then click on the orange “Follow” button.

And, if you happen to miss the live broadcast, archives of NLLD meetings are always available on-demand at on our Audio/Video Archives page.

Project Update:
Surge Protection at Allied Shipyard
Work is nearly complete on the Surge Protection at Allied Shipyard Project in the NLLD’s Lockport to Larose Project Area. This levee project near Allied Shipyard in Larose provides a permanent and easily deployed solution to an area in the current Lockport to Larose flood protection where the previous levee failed to connect to the 7′ contour along the GIWW and Bayou Lafourche.The work includes construction of approximately 700 linear feet of earthen levee and installation of two floodgates by Sealevel Construction, Inc.

Visit and our NLLD Facebook page for more information on this and other projects.

NLLD Honors
Former Commissioner Larry Maronge


At its May 28 meeting, the NLLD Board of Commissioners presented  Larry Maronge (center) with a plaque of appreciation for his service to the District. Mr. Maronge displayed outstanding leadership and dedicated service as a commissioner from 2005 through 2013.