Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Announces Storm Water Master Plan - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Calcasieu Parish Police Jury Announces Storm Water Master Plan

The following is a press release from the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury:

The Calcasieu Parish Police Jury (CPPJ) has announced the start of surveying in the Lacassine Bayou Basin and the Sabine River Basin, as part of the Storm Water Master Plan project to address flooding issues in Calcasieu Parish.

C.H. Fenstermaker & Associates, a regional engineering firm, in association with ECM Consultants, has been contracted to conduct field studies and engineering analysis to find the best possible solutions to local flooding problems. The models will be utilized as useful planning tools well into the future to analyze the potential effects of development on drainage in the area.

The project will involve field surveys in the Vinton, Starks, Hayes, Holmwood and Bell City areas. Residents are asked to show their cooperation to field surveyors who will be gathering the critical field data to properly develop the study. The surveying portion of the project is expected to last from, April 2010 through June 2010.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Daigle attorneys seek trial delay and different parish for change of venue

    Daigle attorneys seek trial delay and different parish for change of venue

    Friday, December 15 2017 7:55 PM EST2017-12-16 00:55:58 GMT

    defense attorneys for kevin daigle were in state court today asking for his trial to be delayed again and that the judge select a different place to pick a jury.    daigle is accused of first degree murder of state trooper steven vincent.   kplc's theresa schmidt reports the defense did not fare well in court today: kevin daigle's trial has been postponed a couple of times.  and state special prosecutor rick bryant argues there's been plenty of time to prep...

    More >>

    defense attorneys for kevin daigle were in state court today asking for his trial to be delayed again and that the judge select a different place to pick a jury.    daigle is accused of first degree murder of state trooper steven vincent.   kplc's theresa schmidt reports the defense did not fare well in court today: kevin daigle's trial has been postponed a couple of times.  and state special prosecutor rick bryant argues there's been plenty of time to prep...

    More >>
  • Tips for combating viruses during the winter

    Tips for combating viruses during the winter

    Friday, December 15 2017 7:53 PM EST2017-12-16 00:53:58 GMT

    If many of your co-workers weren't in the office recently, it's no coincidence. Many of us in Southwest Louisiana have fallen victim to a number of viruses floating around. 

    More >>

    If many of your co-workers weren't in the office recently, it's no coincidence. Many of us in Southwest Louisiana have fallen victim to a number of viruses floating around. 

    More >>
  • Residents off Nelson Road complain about mail delays

    Residents off Nelson Road complain about mail delays

    Dec 14, 2017 09:18 PM2017-12-15 02:18:00 GMT

    It's not unusual to hear complaints about the U.S. Postal Service in our area. The latest comes from a neighborhood off Nelson Road where residents say they no longer get daily delivery. "Whether snow, sleet or rain or whatever it   should be delivered," said Terry Bellard, who lives at Smith Village mobile home community. Residents say their mail is no longer delivered regularly.

    More >>

    It's not unusual to hear complaints about the U.S. Postal Service in our area. The latest comes from a neighborhood off Nelson Road where residents say they no longer get daily delivery. "Whether snow, sleet or rain or whatever it   should be delivered," said Terry Bellard, who lives at Smith Village mobile home community. Residents say their mail is no longer delivered regularly.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly