THIBODAUX, La. (AP) - Work has begun on a $1.3 million project to upgrade Thibodaux's aging sewer system. The first phase involves dredging the wastewater treatment plant's 8-acre lagoon. City executive assistant Ryan Perque tells The Daily Comet that hasn't been done since the 1980s. Work began May 28 and... more »
GRETNA, La. (AP) - Jefferson Parish is locking its sewer grates to deter thieves. The parish sheriff's department says at least 26 have turned up missing over the first three months of the year. Not one has turned up, although sheriff's Detective Todd Rivere has visited scrap metal yards to... more »
JONESVILLE, La. (AP) - Residents of Jonesville will soon enjoy cleaner drinking water and safer wastewater handling following improvements funded in part by a zero-percent interest loan from the Louisiana Public Facilities Authority. The Town Talk reports the projects will replace the entire water distribution system in the Catahoula Parish... more »
BAKER, La. (AP) - The Baker City Council has approved new sewer service rates to go into effect Jan. 20. The new rates are a flat fee of $14 per month for residential users, including seniors, and $18 plus 30 cents per 1,000 gallons for commercial users. City Attorney Ron... more »
As part of the City of New Iberia's Sewer Improvements, CES will begin smoke testing on a portion of the sewer system on Thursday, August 26th.
These tests will take approximately two business days and will occur between the hours of 7 am and 7 pm.
The following... more »
Lee Avenue between Brashear St. and University Ave. is scheduled to be closed Monday, July 19, from 7 AM to 5 PM. The contractor will be performing sewer infrastructure repairs. Detours routes will be made available.