Smith Bayou gate valve installed in anticipation of weekend weather event

By end of business on Thursday Ascension’s Department of Public Works had installed a gate valve to replace the rock weir in Smith Bayou.  That weir blocked water from draining southward for as long as anyone can recall.  “We moved water upstream of those weirs for the first time in Ascension Parish history,” offered Drainage/DPW … Continue reading Smith Bayou gate valve installed in anticipation of weekend weather event