Krewe of Ascension Mambo hosting inaugural Mardi Gras Parade

Krewe of Ascension Mambo is hosting the first Mardi Gras parade in Gonzales on February 19,2022 at 2p.m. To participate you can pick up registration forms at City Hall in Gonzales.  The parade will follow the same route as the Christmas parade.  Slots are limited. Additional information may be obtained on the Krewe of Ascension […]

Sorrento Town Council meeting agenda (Tuesday)

AGENDA REGULAR MEETING OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL TUESDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2021, at 6:00 P.M., Invocation Pledge Approve Minutes from meeting of mayor and council taken Tuesday, November 2, 2021 Review bills for the month of November 2021 Police Report Monthly financial report Reschedule January 4, 2022 meeting to January 11, 2022 Public hearing to […]

Planning/Zoning Commission agendas (Wednesday)

PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING December 8, 2021 ­ 6:00 PM ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE-Gonzales AGENDA (1) Call to Order (2) Roll Call of Members (3) Pledge of Allegiance (4) Introduction of Staff (5) Chairman’s Comments (6) Public Comment on any Agenda Item (7) Staff Report a. Subdivision Status ­ December 2021 (8) Engineering Staff Report (9) Minutes […]

Strategic Planning committee meeting for December cancelled

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION FOR THE STRATEGIC PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING OF ASCENSION PARISH SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, DEC. 7 TH 2021 5:30 P.M. ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE 607 E. WORTHY STREET GONZALES, LA. 70737

279-lot apartment complex on Gonzales Planning Commission agenda (Monday)

PLANNING/ZONING COMMISSION-CITY OF GONZALES PUBLIC HEARING-ZONING MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2021 AT 6:00 P.M. Invocation Pledge of Allegiance. Roll call. Public Hearing to approve the rezoning of Lots 15, 16, 17 of Sportsman’s Park in Section 21, T10S-R3E Southeastern Land District, from C-1 to R-3-MU. PUBLIC HEARING-PLANNING Public Hearing to approve the annexation from the named […]

EA Drainage meeting cancelled for December

NOTICE OF MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THE REGULAR MEETING OF THE EAST ASCENSION DRAINAGE DISTRICT #1 BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2021 AT 6:15 PM HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Parish Council bumps meeting to December 9 (only meeting for month)

MEETING NOTICE – ASCENSION PARISH COUNCIL Please note: the Ascension Parish Council will meet one time in December on: DECEMBER 9, 2021 @ 6:00pm ASCENSION PARISH COURTHOUSE 607 E. WORTHEY RD-GONZALES Regular scheduled December Council Meetings (Dec 2 & Dec 16) are cancelled.

Ascension Drainage announces new Bluff Swamp Project

Officials with East Ascension Consolidated Gravity Drainage District #1 Board and Parish President Clint Cointment have announced an agreement on a new project that should help alleviate flooding and facilitate drainage in the Bluff Swamp area. The LA Highway 74 Flood Relief Project will allow high water from the Bluff Swamp to flow through a […]

JBE announces $42 Million for Hwy 22 drainage project

Gov. John Bel Edwards is announcing $163 million in federal funding for 15 state projects and programs designed to reduce flood risk for communities throughout the state.  Among them is: Ascension and Livingston parishes: $42 million for La. Hwy 22 bridge construction and drainage improvements Project Description: Excavation of two drainage basins through La. Hwy 22 […]

Ascension begins comprehensive Floodplain Master Plan process

Contractors for the East Ascension Consolidated Gravity Drainage District today began surveying channels in East Ascension Parish as an initial step in the development of the parish’s comprehensive floodplain master plan. Survey work involves multi-person crews in the field physically measuring the width and depth of drainage channels and bayous. “Data collected from the survey […]