Public Notice

The East Jefferson Levee District is under the authority of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority East which oversees the flood and hurricane protection systems of St. Bernard parish, the east bank of Orleans parish, the east bank of Jefferson parish.

The East Jefferson Levee District maintains and operates the flood protection levee system around the east bank portion of Jefferson Parish to protect the citizens of East Jefferson from tidal flooding of Lake Ponchartrain and the Mississippi River. The East Jefferson Levee District insures the integrity of the levee system throughout the year and maintains a high state of readiness with adequately trained personnel and sufficient operational equipment.

 

NOTICE: IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS REGARDING THE CONSTRUCTION ON THE LEVEE PLEASE CALL THE CORPS AT 877-427-0345

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 

DISTRICT 1, CITY OF KENNER

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2014 – 6:30 PM 

LOCATION: EXHIBITION HALL – 415 WILLIAMS BLVD, KENNER

 

I.                  Introductions

Fran Campbell, Executive Director - East Jefferson Levee District

Councilman Gregory Carroll - District 1, City of Kenner

II.               Presentations

Denis J. Finigan, PTP - Principal/Transportation Planning -

Urban Systems Associates, Inc.

Charles Sterkx, Project Architect - Waggonner & Ball Architects

III.            Public Comments and Questions

 

ANYONE WISHING TO ADDRESS THE PUBLIC MUST FILL OUT A SPEAKER'S CARD PRIOR TO THE MEETING.

COMMENTS SHALL BE LIMITED TO TWO MINUTES

In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance, please contact Vanessa Alphonso at  (504) 733-0087 x 0, describing the assistance that is necessary.

 

Posted 09/15/14


MEETING NOTICE ANNOUNCEMENTS

THE SOUTHEAST LOUISIANA FLOOD PROTECTION AUTHORITY EAST

MONTHLY MEETINGS ARE AS FOLLOWS:

REGULAR BOARD MEETINGS - 3RD THURSDAY AT 9:30AM

FINANCE, OPERATIONS AND ENGINEERING ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETINGS WILL BE HELD AT :

The Orleans Levee District
Franklin Administrative Complex
6920 Franklin Avenue
Meeting Room 221
New Orleans, Louisiana

REGULAR MONTHLY BOARD MEETING & PUBLIC HEARING

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Time: 9:30 AM

Location: St. Bernard Parish Government Complex

8201 West Judge Perez Blvd.

Chalmette, Louisiana

Board Meeting to be held September 18, 2014 @ 9:30 am

Agenda 

I. Call to Order
II. Pledge of Allegiance
III. Roll Call
IV. Opening Comments: President Stephen V. Estopinal
V. Motion to adopt Agenda
VI. Motion to approve Minutes of the Board Meeting held on August 21, 2014
VII. Presentations:
None
VIII. Public Comments
IX. Committee Reports:
1. Finance Committee: Chair Tilly
2. Operations Committee: Chair Wittie
3. Legal Committee: Chair Hassinger
4. CPRA: Mr. Hassinger
5. Coastal Advisory Committee: Chair Kemp
X. Report by SLFPA-E Regional Director
XI. Executive Session:
1. Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East, et al. v. Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co., LLC, et al., E.D. La. No. 13-5410.
XII. New Business:
A. Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East (SLFPA-E):
1. Discussion of pledge to support the efforts of the Flood Insurance Reform Coalition (SLFPA-E Resolution No. 03-20-14-10).
B. East Jefferson Levee District (EJLD):
1. None.
C. Orleans Levee District (O.L.D.):
1. Motion to approve the issuance of a Task Order (09-03-003) to Evans-Graves Engineers, Inc. in the amount of $205,912.45 for the preparation of plans and specifications and to provide bidding assistance for the mitigation of erosion in the Orleans Avenue, London Avenue and 17th Street Canals.
2. Motion to approve the issuance of Task Order No. 1 to Design Engineering, Inc. in the amount of $803,739.83 for Phase I and a portion of Phase 2 of the Lake Pontchartrain Seawall Erosion Control Project Reaches 1A, 1C, 2A, 2C, 2D, 3A, 3B, 3C and 5B.
3. Motion to request the State of Louisiana Capital Outlay Program to fund certain O.L.D. projects for Fiscal Year 2015-2016.
D. Lake Borgne Basin Levee District (LBBLD):
1. Motion to adopt a resolution ordering and calling a special election to be held in the Lake Borgne Basin Levee District, Louisiana, to authorize the levy of a special ad valorem tax therein; making application to the State Bond Commission; and providing for other matters in connection therewith.
2. Motion to request the State of Louisiana Capital Outlay Program to fund certain LBBLD projects for Fiscal Year 2015-2016.
XIII. Announcement of next Board Meeting: October 16, 2014 hosted by EJLD
XIV. Adjourn
ANYONE WISHING TO ADDRESS THE BOARD MUST FILL OUT A SPEAKER'S
CARD PRIOR TO THE MEETING
In accordance with the American with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance,
please contact Bob Turner at (504) 280-2411, describing the assistance that is necessary.
Posted 9/12/14


Finance Committee Meeting, to be held October 2, 2014 at 8:30am

- Agenda to be posted at least 24 hours prior to the meeting

Operations Committee Meeting,  to be held October 2, 2014 at 9:30am

- Agenda to be posted at least 24 hours prior to the meeting

Legal Committee Meeting to be held on October 2, 2014 @ 9:30 a.m.

- Agenda to be posted at least 24 hours prior to the meeting


Coastal Advisory Meeting, to be held  at a later date

 - Agenda to be posted 24 hours prior to the meeting





Picnic Table approaching Huey P. Long
Dog pulling girl on scooter
Ms. Bea's Gazebo
Levee at Williams Blvd.
EJLD Walking Trail
Biker on Trail
Click on images to enlarge.
 
For more information contact Fran Campbell