III. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Tim Larkin, President.
IV. ROLL CALL – Deanna Rabb, Secretary.
V. READING OF MINUTES – Deanna Rabb, Secretary.
VI. REQUESTS BY VISITORS
A. Micha Duffy with Coyle Engineering Co., Inc. on behalf of their client Louisiana Lagniappe Developments, LLC are requesting approval of an encroachment permit for a storm water detention pond and an outfall pipe to be located in the outside 50’ of the Levee District’s Control area in the Airline Lagniappe Subdivision, Unit #1 (which is a re-subdivision of the existing Lot 1, Willow Chute Commercial Subdivision, Unit No. 4) PERMIT #2021-10
B. Ryan Estess with Raley and Associates, Inc. has submitted a request for a permit to install a new parish sanitary sewer force main for St. Charles Court Villages, Unit #9 located in the BLD’s Control Area, due to the current utility conflicts in the existing servitude. PERMIT #2021-08
C. Butch Ford with the BPPJ has submitted a letter for a permit to replace an existing 60-inch concrete culvert with two new 60-inch metal pipes with rip rap and add flap gates to both of the pipes as well. (Attached is the Preliminary Engineering Report / Storm Water Drainage Study for the Lucky Estates Subdivision prepared by Owen & White, Inc.) PERMIT # 2021-05
D. Michan Holbrook with Coyle Engineering Co., Inc. on behalf of Willow Heights, LLC are requesting approval for an encroachment for two storm water detention ponds, outfall pipes, approval for the extension of Mahogany Lane across Willow Chute Bayou, and approval for a sewer force main and water main bore across Willow Chute Bayou for Willow Heights, Unit No. 4. PERMIT #2021-09
VII. OLD BUSINESS
A. Update the Board on the continued progress of the Red Chute Levee Widening Project.
B. Kurt Nixon with Nixon Engineering to discuss the Red River Levee Raise 408 Permit progress.
VIII. NEW BUSINESS
A. Discussion of any plats received for approval from the MPC for approval from the BLD.
B. Resolution to approve and sign a Legal Counsel Contract for Mr. Michael D. Lowe, attorney with Kean Miller, LLP effective January 10th, 2021. He is providing extra legal counsel regarding a state project and a construction company on behalf of the BLD.
C. Adopt the 2021-2022 Proposed Budget – once reviewed and approved by the Finance Committee.
XI. LEVEE AND DRAINAGE REPORT
X. APPROVAL OF EXPENDITURES
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